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Old December 23rd, 2018, 10:19 PM   #1
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: L.A.
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Default Atlas Figure Plate adjustment issue


I have an Atlas Circlemaster figure plate. I have to adjust the action on the plate when I go from skating big circles to skating loop circles. The adjustment used to work fine with the nut clicking so I can count how many clicks between each adjustment. (My adjustment is 3 clicks difference)

However, often one or two of the nuts do not click when I turn them. I have no way of knowing if I've turned the nut the right amount. Sometimes, I get back on the floor to find that my action is way too loose.

The strange thing is that sometimes it does click and sometimes it doesn't.

Do you know what is wrong with my plate? Is this something that can be fixed? I really don't want to have to buy a new plate.

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