Pinewood Derby Graphite and NyOil Lubes
Axle lubrication is essential to win your race!
Pinewood Pro Graphite with moly additive
Our track tests showed an average speed increase of 17.2% to 22.1%, depending on the axles being used.
Adding powdered graphite to your axles is the single most important thing you can do to reduce friction.
HOWEVER, our track tests showed that our Graphite-Coated Axles outperforms NyOil coated axles.
Why use NyOil?
Is NyOil better than Graphite-Coated axles?
How to apply NyOil
Tips & Hints
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Crooked axle slots are perhaps the number one reason cars crash into the lane guides. Drill the axle slot with a drill press or the PRO Driller to be sure your axles go in straight and are square to the block.
Put a coat of wood primer on your car before painting it because pine wood is porous and will absorb the first coat of paint. Lightly sand the primer after it dries, then apply a final coat (or two) for a clean, finished look.
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