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Dick's Sporting Goods
(480) 615-2748
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(480) 883-3833
24714 South Mooncrest Drive
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Cactus Bike
(480) 782-5483
1940 South Alma School Road
Chandler, AZ
 
Chandler Car and Truck Rental
(480) 899-4179
331 East Chandler Boulevard
Chandler, AZ
 
Cottman Transmission
(480) 899-0212
95 North Dobson Road
Chandler, AZ
 
Chandler Pawn Center
(480) 963-8885
792 North Arizona Avenue
Chandler, AZ
 
Prestofit
(480) 967-4224
3191 North Washington Street Suite 5
Chandler, AZ
 
E-Z-Go Arizona
(480) 899-9200
1675 North Delaware Street
Chandler, AZ
 
Rancho Solano Private Schools
(480) 899-6877
1305 South Gilbert Road
Chandler, AZ
 
Clutch Doctor
(480) 899-2964
Dobson & Chndlr Boulevard
Chandler, AZ
 

Preventing Loose Frame Bolts on Inline Skates

By Peter Doucet
 

Rear frame bolt on inline skate

Rear frame bolt onPeter Doucet's Cado Motus setup.

photo: Peter Doucet
 

Various disasters lurk on the racecourse. Falling. Getting lost. Being out of shape and outclassed by the competition.

Or all three at once.

Here’s another: the loose frame bolt.

The first indication that anything is wrong is the dreaded clicking sound of a loose frame. At that point, the bolt has loosened.

Next, the bolt falls out, allowing the frame to swing wildly from side to side.

At that point anything can happen, none of it good.

For me, loose frame bolts have resulted in falls or DNFs. Less fortunate skaters have suffered broken ankles.

Fortunately, you can usually prevent frame bolts from loosening with a little preventative maintenance.

Here’s how:

Tighten Up

The most important thing you can do to make sure your frame bolts don’t drop out is to keep them nice and tight. This means checking them regularly and re-tighteni...

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