Final Polish for Pinewood Derby Speed Axles FIRST YOU HAVE TO WET SAND YOUR AXLES!!!!! After you have wet sanded your axles, get that mirror polish with this compound. Use a drill and provided clean t-shirts strips to bring those axles to a mirror finish. More than enough to do a dozen axles. 1 Gram of 2 micron heavy concentration diamond polish. We use it on our axles! Pictured is a Bulk syringe. White T-Shirt Strips are provided. Also anti-rust strip to make sure that your axles don't rust while in storage. No need to go and tear up that
How to prepare pinewood derby car body for gluing axles in place Before even starting the process of tuning, a builder needs to address the following. If I am drilling my own axle holes, how do I keep the axles in place? After all once I install them, I will not be able to drill through the metal. A series of holes need to be drilled prior to painting, prior to installing the wheels and axles. It is not crucial to make them perfectly spaced, or in a perfect line. What is important is that you leave room from the
Fast Pinewood Derby Speed Wheel -- Asset wheel by Derbydust.com Derby Dust Asset Wheel To the new to novice builder there can be great confusion in wheel choice. What does all this technical info mean? What does my Pack allows? There is no blanket BSA rule that cover all wheels. Each local PACK determines what wheels can and cannot be used. Below is a run through of each wheel we offer with the as much info as we can provide. If you have a properly tuned car, then speed will be based mostly on wheel weight. The lighter the wheel,
Pinewood Derby Car Setup - Blair's First Choice Here's the answer to the million dollar question. What do I suggest? First I say check you rules...... Then use the following advice. So my choice: Physics car body 3-wheel racer. Lead Weight. 3k bent axles (3x 2.5, 1x 1.5), pliers, Wheel Polish kit or service, Derby Dust graphite. You will have to choose what wheels you want to play by, but they will determine speed of car second to tuning the axles correctly Pinewood Derby Tuning is the Key So you are going to need to focus mainly on tuning or
Winning Pinewood Derby Car Kits Fast, ultralight, light weight pinewood derby car body allows you to shift all the weight to the rear where it has the most potential energy to push you down the track to victory lane. This body comes in at around 13 grams or about 1/2 ounce. We have paired this body with all the winning parts needed to leave them in the dust. Our kit contains an ultra light pinewood derby body in that desired extended wheel base design for easy of tuning. Comes with 4x ready to race wheels picked by you to meet
Fast Pinewood Derby Racing Car with Tungsten Canopy Winning Pinewood Derby Car designs by Derby Dust. Here is another beauty. This will be available in either BSA Slot or Drilled BSA Distance. This body weighed 11.3ish grams so we will call it a 12 gram body. I bet if I added a few more pockets up the neck I could get it to 10 grams. But maybe next time. As always we incorporate winning Design tricks. Super light weight. Center of gravity designed to be around .930" in front of rear axle. Slim Line aerodynamic profile. Wood removed to eliminate
Winning Pinewood Derby Car with Canopy Winning Pinewood Derby CarWinning Pinewood Derby Car with Canopy bottom view Ultra light Pinewood Derby body. These bodies start around 15.5 grams. Pockets and holes everywhere to adjust your Center of Gravity needs. I got really bored last night and drew up a few canopy cars. Will get them cutout over the weekend. Some will be extended wheel base only. Some will be regular wheelbase. I'm not going to offer both styles for each type of car. Too many bodies! Too hard to test and get COG correct. Winning Pinewood Derby Car Winning Pinewood
Pinewood Derby Speed Axles We are getting ready for the upcoming 2017 pinewood derby racing season. Have you began to think about your cubber's build yet? Check out our polished ready to race pinewood derby speed axles. Paired with our polished and prepped pinewood derby speed wheels it's a killer combination that will be hard to beat. Follow our pinewood derby tuning process and you'll be car lengths ahead of the competition. We offer polished axles starting at the 2000 grit wet polished level and offer up to 100,000 grit diamond polished. Using the industry's only computer controlled CNC buffing
Pinewood Derby - Cutting weight pockets or holes -Turing Your Drill Press into a Milling Machine Http://www.derbydust.com Free tips and tricks for the Pinewood derby How to make Mill Drill weight pockets for pinewood derby cars Tools: Drill Press Cross Slide Table with Vise End Mill Cutting Tool
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Pinewood Derby How to install Wheels and Axles without Chipping Breaking Busting Messing up Slots Http://www.derbydust.com This video shows you how to install wheels and axles for your pinewood derby body without breaking chipping busting out your slots! NO MORE HAMMERING! Do not hammer! Tools: #44 Drill Bit Pin Vise Derby Worx Axle Guide Clamp (optional) Patience!
Pinewood Derby Speed Axles 100,000 grit Optical Finish Fast winning pinewood derby car designs utilize polished speed axles. Take a look at our pictures of our quality work of pinewood derby axle close up pictures. They say it all! ALWAYS BRINGING NEW IDEAS TO THE CONCEPT. LEXX HAS MASTERED POLISHING PINEWOOD DERBY AXLES TO THE OPTICAL LEVEL. Lexx from Derby Dust has mastered the 100K OPTICAL POLISH! And man he has been setting track records since then. Even better!!!! LISTEN!!!! Our prepped have been deburred, shaped, straightened and sanded down to a 2000 grit finish. From that point, each axle