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Dick's Sporting Goods
(336) 856-8875
Wendover Plaza
Greensboro, NC
 
Sports Authority
(336) 294-6481
Landmark Station, 1305 Bridford Parkway
Greensboro, NC
Services
Golf Trade-In Program, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Golden Touch Soccer Camps
3037 11Th Ave Dr; Ne
Conover, NC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(828) 431-3025
Hickory Ridge Shopping Center
Hickory, NC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(828) 299-0077
107 A River Hills Rd
Asheville, NC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(336) 659-3557
164 Hanes Mall Circle
Winston Salem, NC
 
Sports Authority
(336) 774-8490
Stone's Throw Plaza, 1935 Hampton Inn Court
Winston-Salem, NC
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(252) 222-3244
Crystal Coast Plaza
Morehead City, NC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(704) 841-3959
Sycamore Commons
Matthews, NC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(336) 659-3557
164 Hanes Mall Circle
Winston Salem, NC
 

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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