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Ask DocSk8 (Expert Indoor Skate Building Advice) This forum is different then the other SkateLog forums in that it is not a discussion forum, but rather a place you can ask skate building expert Fred "DocSk8" Benjamin about building and repairing indoor speed, derby, and jamskate quad roller skates. Please start a new thread for each new question.

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Old January 16th, 2015, 07:33 PM   #1
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Default Remove plates to polish them?

I was watchng JSAs video on polishng plates and she said to unmount the plate to the boot. Why is that? Would it be bad if i didnt remove the plate from the boot?
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Old January 16th, 2015, 09:17 PM   #2
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Polishing can be a real messy operation.Pulling the plates makes it easier to polish them properly. Easier to handle, and you will not be getting any smutz on your boots.

I would not even consider attempting to polish plates that were mounted.
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