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Old December 15th, 2015, 03:13 AM   #57
Joey
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Originally Posted by Quadster View Post
As far as I am aware that terminology was taken from Ice Skates (where they really do have edges) and the phrase just became established over time and has been used for inlines ever since.
I guess referring to the wheel "edges" is just a convenience thing. It never made sense to me either. Hand a non-skater a glazed doughnut and tell them to start eating at the edge. Makes no sense outside of skating.
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