Boot Spikes HELP!

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    Boot Spikes HELP!

    So after all of 2 marches in my Boba I have lost one full set of spikes and the spike off one toe. Any suggestions on someone who sells spikes that won't easily break off? Thanks!!!!

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    Boot Spikes HELP!

    tk9950 said: View Post
    So after all of 2 marches in my Boba I have lost one full set of spikes and the spike off one toe. Any suggestions on someone who sells spikes that won't easily break off? Thanks!!!!
    Friends my things came from Fenixprops (ebay), I ship you pictures!!!!!!!!! I hope this helps you, they are made of aluminum
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    Re: Boot Spikes HELP!

    russrep has awesome boot spikes! the spikes themselves are screwed into the brace...havent trooped in them yet, but should be fine...

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    Re: Boot Spikes HELP!

    I have a set of RussRep's as well. Just be sure and put some loctite on them. Otherwise, they, too, can back out and fall off.

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    Re: Boot Spikes HELP!

    What's loctite?

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    tk337 said: View Post
    What's loctite?
    CA Glue, usually called Super Glue

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    Re: Boot Spikes HELP!

    Loctite is used for screws and fasteners to make sure they don't loosen. There are permanent and non-permanent versions. Don't put too much. It's blue so you can see how much you put on. It doesn't expand or anything. I just used the non-permanent stuff as that's what I had for other projects.

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    Re: Boot Spikes HELP!

    Fenix Props was what I had. The ones I got were welded on not screwed to the braces. Thanks everyone. I will see what russrep has.

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    Re: Boot Spikes HELP!

    I have a set of the Fenix ones and I ended up using loctite on them as well. The first troop saw them move around even after I made sure they were very tight. I even considered getting my mig welder out and putting a small touch weld on the bottom but the loctite has been sweet so far.

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    I think that is the way I'm gonna go then. Waiting on Russ Rep to reply back to a pm. Thanks!

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