Pinewood Incremental Tungsten Cylinders
Tungsten is the world’s 4th heaviest metal. It weighs up to 1.8x as much as lead and over 3x the weight of the Zinc/Pewter weights available through the Scout Shops and Hobby Shops. Pinewood Incremental Tungsten Cylinders is the perfect weight for Pinewood Derby Cars. Tungsten is a safe non-toxic metal and it takes up less space in your car.
- Less space, means more weight concentration in the CG area, faster building time and more speed on the track.
- Tungsten Cylinders are one of the easiest ways to add weight to your Pinewood Derby Car.
- The Incremental Tungsten Cylinder kit makes adding plenty of weight to your derby car as simple as drilling a hole.
- Note: Tunsgten weight can NOT be easily drilled. DO not OVERWEIGHT your derby car.
Pinewood Incremental Tungsten Cylinders Kit contains:
- 8 pieces of precision sized ⅜” diameter, high density, tungsten cylinders:
- 2 pieces (½ oz)
- 2 pieces (¼ oz)
- 4 pieces (⅛ oz)
Derby Dust Tungsten Weights – Cylinder
Derby Dust features the highest quality sintered tungsten cylinders ranging in the 18.1 gram per cc range and polished for excellent fit and finish, allowing the builder the ability to put the most weight in the smallest area for the greatest potential energy. Our Derby incremental tungsten weights come in a wide variety of sizes and shapes to suit any and all needs. You just drill the right sized hole and glue them in.
Pinewood Derby weights are one of the many items that have to be just right to make a winning car, and we’ve got the experience and winning history to help you get to the winner’s circle. Pick the tungsten weights you prefer – cubes, cylinders, plates, putty, bars, discs or even weighted canopies.
When shopping for pinewood derby supplies and accessories, understand that weight choice and placement is crucial in building a winning Pinewood Derby car, and it is needed for both stability and speed. The closer you are to the legal weight limit and perfect center of gravity, the faster it will go, so be sure to select the right materials for your Cub Scout derby car parts. Derby Dust features the easiest to use weights from the highest quality materials.
It will give the car builder a dense compact weight solution with adjustability for precise weight and balance.
Install Tungsten Weights by drilling a 25/64” hole in the body.
If you need a guide to drill your car for weights, check out our weight drill jig