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Prescott Neighborhood Vehicles
(928) 445-2834
826 Miller Valley Road
Prescott, AZ
 
Pine Summit
(602) 255-0402
800 East Wolf Creek Road
Prescott, AZ
 
Friendly Pines
(928) 445-2128
933 East Friendly Pines Road
Prescott, AZ
 
Chuck`s Limited Workshop
(928) 776-2402
1385 West Iron Springs Road
Prescott, AZ
 
Prescott Hats
(877) 530-1150
110 S. Montezuma
Prescott, AZ
 
United Christian Youth
(928) 445-0391
1400 Paradise Valley Road
Prescott, AZ
 
Pawn Palace Prescott
(928) 717-2484
301 North Alarcon Street
Prescott, AZ
 
Prescott Muffler Inc
(928) 445-0881
578 Miller Valley Road
Prescott, AZ
 
JAK Industries
(928) 443-9862
1505 Vyne Street # C
Prescott, AZ
 
American Water Man
(928) 445-0648
1403 West Iron Springs Road Ofc
Prescott, AZ
 

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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