Pinewood Derby Wheel Tester Stand – Check for Wobble

Pinewood Derby Wheels Wobble

Pinewood Derby Wheels Wobble – How to Check Pinewood Derby Wheels Wobble are a very common issue.  Derby wheels are made with an injection molding process.  Because they are not machined from raw material, flaws such as concentricity (wobble) will cause a wheel to wobble because the bore is not aligned with the outer diameter.  […]

Pinewood Derby Axles – Fast Speed How to Guide for Cars

How to Guide for increasing the speed of pinewood derby race cars

Pinewood Derby Axles The Pinewood Derby requires your cub to know about their axles and their track if they want to win. Our axles are designed to generate as little friction as possible as the wheels rotates. This is critical. Whether that friction comes from the wheels or the axles or even the center rail, […]

Free Pinewood Speed Tips

Free Pinewood Speed Tips

Free Pinewood Speed Tips The products and construction methods below will maximize the performance of your Derby car.  Before building your car using these Free Pinewood Speed Tips, please consult your local derby rules as some methods and/or products may not be allowed. Free Tip #1 Reducing Contact Surface Area One important thing you can […]

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