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Bayside Marine
(302) 822-2163
214 West Carteret Court
Millsboro, DE
 
Shaffer Harold C Bicycles
(302) 645-8713
Red Mill Pond
Lewes, DE
 
Tall Pines Mobile Home Resort Community
(302) 684-0300
Cool Springs
Lewes, DE
 
Sunny`s the Affordable Outdoor Store
(302) 644-2123
4575 Highway 1 Spc F
Lewes, DE
 
Bethany Cycle Of Rehoboth
(302) 226-1801
19269 Coastal Hwy
Rehoboth Beach, DE
 
Pine Acres Inc
(302) 945-4000
A1 Leisure Point
Millsboro, DE
 
Brinton`s R.V. Inc
(302)684-4576, (302)684-0206
Road 247
Lewes, DE
 
Steamboat Landing Llc
(302) 645-6500
Milford-Rehoboth Hwy
Lewes, DE
 
Wheels Bike Shop
(302) 227-6807
318 Rehoboth Aveneu
Rehoboth Bch, DE
 
Bike To Go
(302) 227-7600
174 Rehoboth Avenue
Rehoboth Bch, DE
 

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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