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Four Seasons Motor Sports
(501) 279-1440
2945 Highway 16
Searcy, AR
 
JCPenney
(501) 268-2421
301 N Poplar
Searcy, AR
 
Let`s Go Fishing
(501) 724-2441
4317 Highway 367 North
Bald Knob, AR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(479) 646-8900
Fort Smith Pavillion
Fort Smith, AR
 
Golden Eagle Soccer Academy
(479) 524-7305
Siloam Springs, AR
 
Bike City
(501) 278-5515
2212 West Beebe Capps Expressway
Searcy, AR
 
Ultimate Outdoors Inc
(501) 268-1889
608 South Main Street
Searcy, AR
 
Kelley`s Pawn Shop
(501) 724-3108
3617 Highway 367 North
Bald Knob, AR
 
University of Arkansas Razorback Soccer Camp
(479) 575-4808
Christine Liberto: Bev Lewis Center, P.O Box 7777
Fayetteville, AR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(501) 624-0200
1420 Higdon Ferry Road
Hot Springs, AR
 

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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