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Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 957-4336
1855 Jonesboro Rd.
McDonough, GA
 
Future Stars Soccer Academy
P.O.Box 628 - 3000 Woodrow Way
Atlanta, GA
 
Deer Processing Taylor`s
(770) 961-6833
6028 Highway 42
Rex, GA
 
JCPenney
(770) 961-6211
1400 Southlake Mall
Morrow, GA
 
ABZ Rent-All
(404)361-3000, (404)361-3977
5480 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(404) 267-0200
3535 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA
 
YMCA of Metro Atlanta
(770) 987-3500
2565 Snapfinger Road
Decatur, GA
 
Sports Authority
(770) 478-1590
1987 Mt. Zion Road
Morrow, GA
Services
Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Play It Again Sports
(678) 422-7454
1851 Mount Zion Road
Morrow, GA
 
YMCA of Metro Atlanta - South Dekalb Lithonia Academy
(770) 484-1625
2924 Evans Mill Road
Lithonia, 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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