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Mini Pinewood Wheel Shaver

Mini Pinewood Wheel Shaver Mini Pinewood Wheel Shaver - make your wheels perfectly round and concentric with the axle bore. This stops any wasted energy from wheels that are out of round due to the molding process. Out of round wheels ride as though the track itself is bumpy, robbing your car of speed. Even a wheel perfectly round on the outside can have an off-center bore. The Wheel Shaver corrects for that. It also corrects any unevenness along the inside edge of the wheel where it contacts the center rail. Does your pack's rule state that no wheels can

By |January 14th, 2020|Categories: New Products|0 Comments

DIY How to Cone Pinewood Derby Hubs

Coned Pinewood Derby Wheel DIY Want to Coned Pinewood Derby Wheel DIY?   Thinking outside the box, Derby Dust techs came up with a way to allow EVERYONE to cone the hubs of their pinewood derby wheels in minutes with little effort other than time.   One tool does it all.  Cone the front of your hub for reduced friction.  Flip your wheel around and true the inner hub with the same tool.  Best of both worlds in one pinewood derby tool. We took a proven working concept of the Derby Worx Pro Hub Shaver, modified it and then simply use it

By |January 5th, 2020|Categories: New Products, Pinewood Derby Car Speed Fast Tips, Pinewood Derby Wheels|0 Comments

Pinewood Headlights & Tail Lights

Pro LED Headlights & Tail Lights Pro Lights LED Head/Tail Lights for Pinewood Derby cars are easy to install, fully assembled LED light kit that features 2 white headlights and 2 red tail lights (LED’s appear clear until turned on). This kit installs easily and only requires a drill and 1 1/8″ paddle or forstner bit and comes with an adhesive vinyl protective cover to insure everything stays safely in place during the rigors of racing. Total weight of the kit is only 0.3oz. so proper weighting of your derby racer can still be achieved for maximum performance along with

By |December 23rd, 2019|Categories: New Products|0 Comments

Pinewood Under Glow Lights

Pro Lights LED Under Glow Kit is an easy to install, fully assembled LED light kit that features 2 LED light strips of 5 blue and white lights and 3 display modes: Fast Blink / Slow Blink / Solid. This kit installs easily and requires a drill, 1 1/8″ paddle drill or forstner bit, 3/16″ & ¼” standard drill bits and some super glue. The total weight of this light kit is 0.35 oz. so properly weighting your derby racer can still be achieved for maximum performance along with flashy looks. Remove battery shipping tab and test lights. The on/off

By |December 23rd, 2019|Categories: New Products|0 Comments

Pinewood Derby League Car – Model A

Pinewood Derby League Car Kit- Model A Entry Level After many requests, we now offer a few proven designs of league racing cars.  These cars are designed after all the adult pinewood derby racing leagues.  Tech's at Derby Dust have packaged lightweight wafer cars with aerodynamic fins to reduce drag.  This entry level league car is a great start at getting that needed advantage in a competitive track. What's in the Pinewood Derby League Car Kit This entry level league kit comes with all the needed things to make a quick and easy car.  Installation is a breeze because we

By |December 15th, 2019|Categories: New Products|0 Comments

Pinewood Derby Weight Hole Drill Guide

Pinewood Derby Weight Hole Drill Guide. You can drill virtually all weight hole designs.  First version will be designed for BSA distances.  If enough people request a variation, we will design one for extended wheelbase  Holes will be centered and space properly for nearly all basic designs.  Use tungsten cylinders, lead, or steel weights to complete your car design. My son came up with this design, drew it in CAD, then printed with a 3d printer.  First ones are going to be RED until it runs out, then we will move over to our traditional green.  We will offer it

Pinewood Fenders Are here

Pinewood Fenders are draw up!  In production as we speak.  Will have them up by 11/23..... there will be 2 variations in the beginning.  $16.95 Mk1 - 6 fenders, 2 middle sections to make both sides of the car for BSA distance only  all fenders will be 2 pieces 1/8" , 1/4" so that rail riding will be free of rubbing.  glue together prior to attaching to car.  High fender will be marked and will be full 3/8" thick. Mk2 - 4x fenders 2 front sections, 2 middle sections for BSA distance only Model A - Made of Balsa, easy

By |November 19th, 2019|Categories: New Products, Pinewood Derby Block, Pinewood Derby Body|0 Comments

Pinewood Axle Polishing Kit

One of the key steps in making your Champions is turning those ugly BSA nails into race worthy axles.  Having the right tools makes this job a very easy process. Enough stuff in here to do quite a few axles. Once your graphite lube has been raced off, there is no lubrication between your axle and wheel bore.  To ensure that you have an advantage, the more friction you can reduce will give you the advantage over the next racer.  Polishing axles to a finer, mirror like surface will reduce friction. Everything needed to POLISH axles.  First step to polishing

By |November 9th, 2019|Categories: New Products, Pinewood Derby Axles, Pinewood Derby Polish|0 Comments

Pinewood Wheel Bore Sealant

Pinewood Wheel Bore Sealant Pinewood Wheel Bore Sealant is the last step in wheel prep for that Derby dad who needs the extra edge to a race.  Factory and reamed wheel bores contain minute (small) scratches, ridges and rough spots that create friction and decreases the car's racing speed.   Polish smooth with our wheel polish kit then go the extra step and seal the polish job.  This polish will smooth the wheel bore to reduce friction and make your car go faster.  This is an overnight job.  Got to let the sealant do it's job! Once sealant is applied,  allow

Pinewood Axle Sand Paper 400-10K grit

Pinewood Axle Sand Paper After you have removed the crimps and the burrs, it is time to wet sand your axles polish to a mirror shine using Pinewood Axle Sand Paper.  Derby Dust wet sandpaper assortment offers 10 different grits need to get your axles mirror shine: 10000, 7000, 5000, 3000, 2000, 1500, 1000, 800, 600, 400. Wet sand is the key to making those axles have a mirror finish. ***Don’t forget to Seal your axle prep after you wet sand.  Leaving them overnight might make them rust!  After all, you have polished away the zinc plating.  Now you have

By |November 8th, 2019|Categories: New Products, Pinewood Derby Axles, Pinewood Derby Polish|0 Comments

Pinewood Derby Wheel Gauge

Pinewood Derby Wheel Gauge Well going to bring back a fan favorite pinewood derby tool - Pinewood Derby Wheel Gauge .  It measures 2 things with two different ranges.  First the overall wheel diameter.  The second measurement is for wheel width. It will be made of cast acrylic to bring the costs down.  Will laser cut and engrave them which will also save you a few bucks.  Also I'm going to show you the proper way to use it.  The original way in which you squeeze a wheel in between is the incorrect way to measure a wheel.  Especially with

By |October 30th, 2019|Categories: New Products|0 Comments

Final Axle Polish

We have added a few new products this year to help get some of those racers get more speed.  These additions are outside of our KISS method.  However as more of our customers have become comfortable with building cars, we are adding additional Final Axle Polish Derby Dust’s Final Axle Polish brings a mirror shine to your axles.  Experts agree that the better the axles are polished the faster the car will go. Final Axle Polish will allow you to create optimized axles for top speeds.  Final Axle Polish is used after your wet sand your axles.  Super Fine 0.25

By |October 29th, 2019|Categories: New Products|0 Comments
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