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Lake Russell One Stop
(706) 283-3924
1515 Bobby Brown State Pa
Elberton, GA
 
Quick Stop
(706) 283-6128
2379 Calhoun Falls Highway
Elberton, GA
 
Alpha Precision Inc
(706) 783-2131
3238 Della Slaton Road
Comer, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(678) 482-1200
Mall of Georgia
Buford, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 466-1333
4040 Atlanta Highway
Loganville, GA
 
Pine DER Rosa Cabins & RV Space Rentals
(706) 213-1708
2561 Hulmes Chapel Road
Elberton, GA
 
The River`s Edge
(706) 213-8081
2311 Pulliam Mill Road Northwest
Dewy Rose, GA
 
Hartwell Lake-Side Vacation Rentals
(706) 376-4788
586 Winding Way
Hartwell, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 957-4336
1855 Jonesboro Rd.
McDonough, GA
 
Mercer Boys Soccer Academy-Mercer University Men's Soccer
1400 Coleman Avenue
Macon, GA
 

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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