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Dick's Sporting Goods
(856) 293-8520
2126 N. 2nd Street
Millville, NJ
 
YMCA of Vineland
(856) 691-0030
1159 East Landis Avenue
Vineland, NJ
 
Ringmasters Promotions
(856) 258-6001
108 Route 40
Newfield, NJ
 
Yogi Bear at Tall Pines Resort
(856)451-7479-(856)455-3378
49 Beal Road
Elmer, NJ
 
Paddle Shack
(609) 909-5250
5045 Mays Landing Road
Mays Landing, NJ
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(609) 407-1711
Consumer Square
Mays Landing, NJ
 
South Jersey R V
(856) 697-9600
1624 Harding Highway
Newfield, NJ
 
Sharon Lakes at the Rock
(856) 694-5554
1664 Delsea Drive
Franklinville, NJ
 
Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
(856) 358-2472
457 Shirley Road
Elmer, NJ
 
River Beach
(609) 625-8611
USHighway 559 North
Mays Landing, NJ
 

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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