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Dick's Sporting Goods
(864) 284-6199
1125 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
(864) 254-5900
59 Woodruff Industrial Lane
Greenville, SC
Sunrift Adventures
(864) 834-3019
1 Center Street
Travelers Rest, SC
Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 873-4065
355 Azalea Square Blvd.
Summerville, SC
Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 413-1321
Magnolia Mall
Florence, SC
Dick's Sporting Goods
(864) 595-9455
West Gate Mall
Spartanburg, SC
Sports Authority
(864) 297-8770
2465 Laurens Road
Greenville, SC
Golf Trade-In Program, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

(864) 216-8960
100 Peachwood Centre Dr.
Spartanburg, SC
Dick's Sporting Goods
(803) 749-0756
1110 Bower Parkway
Columbia, SC
Paul Banta's Coastal Carolina Soccer Camp
Po Box 1754
Pawley'S Island, SC

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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