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E & L Products
(808) 623-3110
Po Box 3373
Mililani, HI
 
Sawada Store
(808) 622-4861
132 North Cane Street
Wahiawa, HI
 
Tattes
(808) 621-2558
255 Karsten Drive
Wahiawa, HI
 
Waipahu Bicycle & Sporting
(808) 671-4091
94-320 Waipahu Depot Street
Waipahu, HI
 
B Hayman CO Hawaii Limited
(808) 671-2811
94-062 Leokane Street
Waipahu, HI
 
Rusty`s Club Repair
(808) 625-9529
95-176 Kuahelani Ave
Mililani, HI
 
Goals Unlimited
(808) 680-7520
94-616 Loaa St
Waipahu, HI
 
Wahiawa Sporting Goods
(808) 621-6091
571 California Avenue
Wahiawa, HI
 
Kilani Rod & Tackle
(808) 621-2811
709 Kilani Avenue
Wahiawa, HI
 
Hawaii Country Club
(808) 621-5654
Kunia Road
Wahiawa, HI
 

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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