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Forest Lake Estates
(501) 329-2240
1001 McNutt Road
Conway, AR
 
Sherwood Forest Outdoor Center
(501) 329-2887
288 Highway 64 East
Conway, AR
 
JC Penney
(501) 329-2882
201 Hwy 65 N Ste 20
Conway, AR
 
The Ride Inc
(501) 764-4500
2100 Meadowlake Road Suite 2
Conway, AR
 
MOIX RV
(501) 327-2255
1213 Collier Drive
Conway, AR
 
The Children`s Center
(501) 336-8881
2611 Prince Street
Conway, AR
 
G P S Enterprises
(501) 327-2389
53 Conwell Lane
Conway, AR
 
Mack`s Knife Shop & Bull Pen Inc Pickles Gap VLG
(501) 329-9049
305 Highway 365
Conway, AR
 
Highway 64 Pawn Shop
(501) 327-6088
2345 East Oak Street
Conway, AR
 
Saltillo Sporting Goods & Grocery
(501) 329-3101
Highway 286 East
Conway, AR
 

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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