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D T Sports
(808) 249-2575
331 Hookahi Street Suite 204
Wailuku, HI
 
New Maui Fishing Supply
(808) 244-3449
1823 Wells Street Suite 4
Wailuku, HI
 
United States Government - Army & Air Force Exchange Service- Maui
(808) 244-3006
1686 Kaahumanu Avenue
Wailuku, HI
 
Angus Party Rentals
(808) 249-0752
1131 Nakulmai Street
Wailuku, HI
 
Haleakala Bike Co Inc
(808) 575-9575
810 Haiku Rd Suite 120
Haiku, HI
 
Hakes Barrel Works
(808) 249-0326
1826 Wili Pa Loop Suite 2
Wailuku, HI
 
Waihe`e Valley Plantation
(808)244-2120-(808)244-6568
End of Waihe`e Valley Road
Wailuku, HI
 
Audio & Technical Electronics
(808) 242-9470
430 Hookahi Street Suite 14
Wailuku, HI
 
Carol Ann Charters
(808) 877-2181
111 Kahului Beach Rd
Kahului, HI
 
W & F Washerette Inc
(808) 877-0353
125 South Wakea Avenue
Kahului, 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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