187 Protective Gear Sizing Guide|
Are there any skates you would suggest for a wide foot?|
We do have some skates that tend to have more of a wider fit than others. Skates outfitted with the Pacer R429 Boot or Dominion Boot has a more wide fit. The Sonic Cruiser Fun Outdoor Skate is also an
Can I build my own custom skate?|
Of course! Many skaters would prefer to build their own skate. Just send us an email . Please put the boot ( size and color), plate , wheels, bearings, toe stops and your contact information.Then one
Can you replace the bearings without using a special tool?|
Yes you can.Here are some simple instructions.
Place the tip of a screwdriver in the center hole of the bearing and gently pry and move the screwdriver around the circumference until the bearing pops
Did you know that you can send us any shoe you would like to transform into skates and we can create you a custom pair of skates?|
Boots, tennis shoes - anything with a sole - can be turned into your own custom skate! You choose the plates, toe stops, bearings,and wheels! Please just Email Us with the components that you would li
Do you carry any full leather skate bags?|
Yes we do . Sure Grip Deluxe Leather Saddle Bag .
Do you have any half sizes?|
The majority of our skates are available in whole sizes and in regular width, however, we do carry some skates that are available in half sizes and in wide width.
If the skate you want is not av
Do you have any wide skates?|
The majority of our skates are available in whole sizes and in regular width, however, we do carry some skates that are available in half sizes and in wide width. If the skate you want is not availabl
Do you repair the skates?|
Yes, we will do our best to help you fix your skates. Just call us (888-987-5283) and explain to us the problem. We may ask you to submit a picture of your skate or send the skate into us. Sometimes s
Do your skates come with laces or do I have to buy them separately?|
All of our skates come with laces. You can, however, upgrade by purchasing laces separate. Review our lace selection .
How do change the wheels to convert an outdoor skate into an indoor skate?|
You should be able to change the wheels out on most pairs of skates. We actually offer indoor and outdoor wheel upgrade kits. These kits both ship with the bearings pre-pressed and a universal tool wh
How do I clean and lubricate my bearings?|
Cleaning and lubricating are not the same thing. There are bearing cleaners and bearing lubricators-please beware of the difference.
If you lube your beatings first it will trap the dirt and parti
How do I try on the new skates I have just purchased to see if they fit correctly?|
Picking the right product the first time around is important when placing orders online. Many of the skates and equipment we sell have sizing charts and sizing information. Sizing Guide , but here is
How do I find my US Size if I am an International Customer? International Conversion Charts|
You can use the charts below to
convert from the shoe/skate size used in one country or region to the
shoe/skate size used in another country or region. However, please keep in mind that store and m
How do I tell what size bearings are in my wheels?|
There are 3 very easy ways to check the size bearings you have. 1.Look at the stamping on the shield of your existing skate bearing. Most will be stamped with 608. This means you have 8mm. If st
How do you attach toe caps to your skates?|
1. Remove toe stop,slip toe cap over skate to measure which lace to loop strap under.
2. Hold toe cap over the skate and loop strap under the lace and snap.
3. Put toe cap o
How do you change the wheels to convert an indoor skate into an outdoor skate?|
You should be able to change the wheels on most skates. We actually offer outdoor and indoor wheel upgrade kits. These kits both ship with the bearings pre-pressed and a universal tool which allows fo
How does the size of my wheels affect the speed ?|
A larger the wheel will have more roll with the least amount of effort. This will help you cover more surface area with the larger wheel with less effort and you will go faster and have a smoother rid
May I choose a different lace color if the option is not on the skate?|
If the skate you are trying to purchase does not give you the option then you will have to purchase them separate. Review our lace selection .
May I purchase a toe guard for my skate if it doesn’t come with one? And what colors do they come in?|
We do carry toe guards that you may purchase separately. We carry a wide variety of colors. Review our toe guard selection .