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Dick's Sporting Goods
(812) 402-9100
The Pavilion
Evansville, IN
 
Gear Up
(812) 475-1119
1316 North Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
Gilles Cycling & Fitness
(812) 477-8828
1412 South Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
Bicycle World
(812) 473-2453
3810 East Morgan Avenue
Evansville, IN
 
Cooper`s Hawk Archery
(812) 402-3735
1625 North Garvin Street
Evansville, IN
 
Cutco Cutlery
(812) 962-0052
4772 Covert Avenue
Evansville, IN
 
Get Wet Inc
(812) 477-5004
1314 North Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
Gus Doerner Sports
(812) 477-6458
6219 Vogel Road
Evansville, IN
 
JCPenney
(812) 477-7222
800 N Green River Rd
Evansville, IN
 
Fare Loans & Jewelry
(812) 468-4000
1432 North Fares Avenue
Evansville, IN
 

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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