Boy scout pinewood derby car design templates. It uses pro bsa wheels and pro bsa graphite coated axles. Im no great leather working craftsman but have taught leatherworking merit badge with boy scouts since 1989 and have made my fair share of belts handbags wallets key cases moccasins and the like many from kits with the scouts and others from scratch. Want to craft a cool looking car thats quick out of the gate. Draw design cut it out and trace on the wood.
My personal recommendation is the flying wedge. It is not the prettiest car but i think it has the best chance of winning which of course is not everything. In this ultimate design guide troy thornewoodworker artist and derby winning dadshares his expert tips techniques and amazing patterns so parents and scouts of any skill level can work together to build a great looking prize winning car. If you have the need for pinewood derby speed the derby monkey has everything you need.
Flip the block around and repeat on the opposite side. Find kits parts free car designs tips on fast derby cars. The rear of the car offers generous room to drill for lead or tungsten weights while the front is an aerodynamic wedge that cuts through the wind like a knife. The pro car is a fully built pinewood derby car ready to race.
Below are free plans to pinewood derby cars i have found to be very successful. Is and in to a was not you i of it the be he his but for are this that by on at they with which she or from had we will have an what been one if would who has her. The noble goal of the derby is to foster a stronger relationship between the cub scout and his parent by working together to create a personalized custom one of a kind car from a basic bsa kit. Pinewood pro has everything you need.
Car style bond taking design cues from winning indy car models bond offers a combination of style and speed that is hard to beat. To build a fast winning pinewood derby car you need a great car design polished axles bent axles for steering lathed wheels to reduce inertia tungsten weights to optimize center of gravity plus all the speed tips in our winning pinewood derby secrets book.