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Chelsea FC Soccer Camp
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Prescott, AZ
 
Ladies Tee Time
(480) 816-4199
16858 East Avenue Of The Founta Suite 106
Fountain Hills, AZ
 
Ancala Professional Shop
(480) 391-2777
11700 East Viaduct Linda
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Reisner Robert
(480) 483-4604
15001 North Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Apache Wells RV Resort
(480) 832-4324
2656 North 56th Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(480) 615-2748
Fiesta Mall
Mesa, AZ
 
Sun Canyon Embroidery
(480) 816-6333
15611 East Chaparral Way
Fountain Hills, AZ
 
The Pampered Horse & Rider Inc
(480) 342-8801
17040 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Quality Bumper
(480) 368-8400
8225 East Butherus Drive Suite 2
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Bicycle Ranch
(480) 614-8300
15454 North Frank Lloyd Wright B
Scottsdale, 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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