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Keep Your Inline skates in Top Shape
Maintaining your inline skates will extend their life and stop you from having to shell out for costly replacement parts. The good thing is that inline skate maintenance doesn’t have to be too difficult and time-consuming. There is a range of maintenance tools and accessories that you can use to keep skates looking and feeling as good as new.
Examples of roller blade maintenance tools include disinfectant spray to remove bad odors, glue that works for metal, and bearing cleaner.
How Do I Clean My Roller Blades?
Cleaning your skates regularly is pivotal for your inline skates maintenance. For your boot, frame and wheels you can simply use a wet cloth, some water and regular dish soap. With your liner, you need to check with your individual model to see at what temperature it should be washed.
One of the most important components to keep clean is your bearings. To do this, you will need a specific skate bearing cleaner and cleansing agent. To know the full details about maintaining your bearings, then check out our guide on Bearing Cleaning and Lubrication.
If you need to get new parts for your skates, there are specific skate tools that can be used to make the process easier. To get your hands on some, check out our Tools for Roller Blades products.