Pinewood Derby Tooling

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Pinewood Derby Car tooling tools are a need to-have whether or not you’re racing with a pre-made vehicle kit or beginning from scratch with an official BSA pinewood block.

A Pinewood Derby scale is helpful in reaching the max weight limit, since the rules require your car fit certain weight specifications. Other handy tools you may want to consider include a Pinewood Derby hub tool, an axle alignment tool, body slotters, axle pullers and a Pinewood Derby axle guide. While you may have certain tools needed already on hand, such as needle-nose pliers, many of these tools are specific to building a Pinewood Derby car. We’ve got the best for less!

Furthermore purposeful, high quality, specialized tooling tools will build your Champion racer.  Because the Derby Dust® techs want to get you in the winner’s circle, we offer specific pinewood derby tooling you can not find at the big hardware stores. In addition these custom tools have proven to get the most out of your derby cars:

  • Drill bits
  • Pinewood derby axle drill Jigs
  • Specialized pinewood derby axle files
  • Axle Polish
  • Tuning supplies
  • Pin Vise
  • Derby Worx® Pinewood Derby Tools

So we make many of our own tooling and accessories because there are simply no other tools on the market that will do the things that we want to accomplish. Most of all, we have the same aims and goals as you do. Create better high performance cars.  As a result, you will need better tools to accomplish that task. You’ll find our line of tools indispensable on your work bench.

Specialized tooling to make your Pinewood derby builds easier by Derby Dust®.

  • Derby Worx Pro Axle Bender which is the absolute best tool for bending Pinewood Derby axles. You can now easily get a precise bend every time. No need for a hammer… just place the axle in the Pro Axle Bender and easily bend it with your fingers. Axle bending allows rear wheels to run canted, and/or the front dominant axle to be aligned for rail riding or straight alignment. Accurate alignment is a major factor to producing a fast pinewood derby car. The Pro Axle Bender is a fully adjustable Pinewood Derby Car Axle Bender designed to give builders a wider range of bend angles. By simply adjusting the stop collar with a 3/32" hex wrench, bend angles of 0.5 to 10 degrees can be achieved for a wide range of tuning options.
  • This is a must if you have to install axles in slots. Don't waste your time trying any other tricks. Plain and simple it's worth the costs to save the headace! This is by far the best possible tool for this purpose. We use it on EVERY build.
  • Body Block preparation is the foundation of a FAST Pinewood Derby Car and the Pro-Body Tool 2 is designed to accurately straighten existing axle slots or create new axle mounting holes. By using only a hand drill and the correct sized #44 drill bit provided , The Pro Body Tool 2 is easy for anyone to use and designed to work on BSA and Pine Car Pinewood Derby Car kits.
  • The Pro-Axle Press will improve the speed of your pinewood derby car by performing three critical procedures on nail type axles: 1. Axle Straightening - Ensures accurate wheel tracking by creating absolutely straight axles. Improved wheel tracking equals greater speed! 2. Axle Rounding - Ensures accurate wheel rotation by creating absolutely round axle shafts. Improved wheel rotation equals greater speed! 3. Head Squaring - Ensures proper wheel rotation by squaring the axle head to the axle shaft. Improved wheel rotation equals greater speed!
  • (A Pro Axle Press is required.) The Pro Rail Rider Tool ™ is the first tool designed to assist the builder in accurately setting up the alignment of a Pinewood Derby car using the Rail-Rider™ method. This method makes for a straight, fast, easy to align car even without a test track.
  • The Pro Wheel Shaver XT2 is a C.N.C. machined- hand powered mini-lathe designed for accurately rounding and sizing Pinewood Derby Car Racing Wheels. It features an adjustable blade that shaves the tread face while the wheel is rotated on a Pro Hub Tool for wheels that are perfectly round to the axle center. This is essential in creating the smoothest & fastest wheels.
  • The Pro-Hub Tools is a precision machined tool designed to improve accuracy and reduce friction in Pinewood Derby Car Wheel hubs. This tools perform 3 important wheel preparation functions and is the base tool for the Pro Wheel Shaver XT2 and Pro Hub Shaver, making it an expandable tool in your Pinewood Derby Car Building Kit!
  • The Pro Hub Shaver is a Specialty Tool designed to prepare the outer hub face of a Pinewood Derby Car Wheel by lightly shaving off any molding marks or minor imperfections that may promote friction. On B.S.A. wheels, the Pro Wheel Shaver will remove the step perfectly for reduced friction and improved performance.
  • The Pro Wheel Mandrel is a precision machined tool designed to hold Pinewood Derby Car Wheels for preparing them for racing. It features a knurled knob for tool-less use, a stepped shaft face for reverse mounting of B.S.A. wheels and a stepped body for use in all low speed rotary tools.
  • Get the right gap everytime without damaging your wheels!
  • PHand held , manual tool designed to drill axle holes.  Don't forget your #44 drill bit.  Your Hardware store does not carry them.
  • Tool designed to tune / extract Pinewood Derby Axles on your car body By grabbing the axle, you are less likely to damage those expensive wheels you just upgraded. Give this tool a try!