Pinewood Derby Graphite / Lubrication

  • Tungsten Disulfide (WS2) is dry/solid lubricant powder and is one of the most lubricious substance in world. WS2 offers excellent dry lubricity (COF: 0.03) unmatched to any other substance, including Graphite or Molybdenum Disulfide (MoS2).   Do we recommend this for PWD?  Derby Dust only recommends pure graphite as a racing lube. Please See More details Below
  • Most custom blends of dry lube contain a portion of this type of lube. Here's your chance to make your winning blend! Enough to play with to get your experiment down to a reasonable price.   Do we recommend this for PWD?  Derby Dust only recommends pure graphite as a racing lube.
  • Hexagonal Boron Nitride (hBN) is also known as "White Graphite" has similar (hexagonal) crystal structure as of Graphite. This crystal structure provides excellent lubricating properties. hBN is much superior to Graphite and has following characteristics:
  • This has the consistency of fine talc powder. Will hold shape under compression. Great blend to pack into the void space of a wheel hub.
  • Graphite Derby Dust is the best dry lubricant used to improve the racing qualities of your derby car. Tell your grandpa there’s something new! When you are only allowed to use dry lube, this is the best choice.  No additives such as moly tungsten or  boron.  Highly quality, multiple mesh sized graphite flake.  This allows for graphite to be embedded in the plastic that it will not blow or rub off.  It allows the graphite to be stacked in the valleys of your axle. Don't forget to polish your wheel bores from the manufacturing process: And if you need more speed, seal you wheel bores after your polish job and before adding graphite. Scroll this page down to watch the video and learn more about this product.