Pinewood Derby Car Body Slim Wedge
Pinewood Derby Car Body Slim Wedge is a rough cut, unweighted body. We have done the major steps for you! You will still need some sort of weight to bring the car to proper weight. Slim wedge is a tried and true winner. The design is a go to to all pro cars. Round every flat surface for the best possible air flow to decrease drag.
Made from an official BSA block, know this car is always compliant with national rules. The rules of local events sometimes differ from those of BSA box rules. Due to this, it is necessary to know your rules before choosing our unique modifications for your PWD car. Each pack’s rules will be different. We ask before you make a purchase, please check your local rules. If you are unsure about the terminology, just email us, we will get you what you need.
Thin design be sure to handle with care. Since these bodies are rough cut they are less expensive. They are great projects for your scout. Take note, these bodies are not at weight. Please properly plan for this. Comes in around 13 grams so you will need about 115 grams of additional weight. Design is based on the 7 principles of having a fast pinewood derby car. This body covers the low profile, lightweight, aerodynamic design. Pinewood derby’s center of gravity is infinitely adjustable.
Options for this Car include:
- Wheelbase of choice: BSA Slots, Drilled BSA Distance, Extended Wheelbase
- 3 or 4 wheel riding car
- Unweighted or weighted pinewood derby car body
- Finishing Kit available (Foil Tape, #44 Drill bit, 7 grams of Tungsten Putty)
Tools need to complete you kit:
Paint and Decals
Simple installation instructions included
Optional but highly recommended:
- Pinewood derby graphite dry lube
- Gap Gauge
- Fine tipped Marker
- Axle tuning extraction pliers
- Masking/Painter’s tape
- Derby Worx Axle Install Guide
Prep time: 1 hour to install parts. 1 day of painting time.