Pinewood Derby Paint Sets!
Pinewood Derby Acrylic Paints - Six colors!
You get six high gloss acrylic paints so you can make the coolest car ever!
Paints are water based for easy clean-up and they dry to a permanent finish.
They are non-toxic and clean up with water.
Big camel hair brush to make painting fast and smooth for a sharp finish.
Hint: Use masking tape to mark off areas of the car to paint in different colors.
Sanding Sealer - seals your pine wood before painting
Pine wood is a porous, soft wood. The first layer of paint will soak right into the wood and
Sanding Sealer will seal the wood giving you a deep shine when your final layer of paint is applied.
For an even better base, use two coats of sealer and lightly sand the first layer after it dries..
Clear Gloss Paint Sealer - protect your paint job!
Sealer protects your cool paint job from scratches, nicks, graphite smudges, dirt and finger prints.
Preserve your perfect paint job forever with a clear glossy seal."
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Tips & Hints
Before cutting your car, use a straight edge to draw lines down the center lengthwise and widthwise across your car. Then draw your car design template over these straight lines. The template and straight lines help guide your cutting on both sides of the car so everything is square.
Tungsten weights are ideal for pinewood derby cars. Tungsten is about 1/3 smaller than a zinc piece with the same weight. Therefore, you can pack Tungsten weights in a smaller area to optimize your center of gravity to maximize inertia giving you greater speed at the finish gate.
When adding Nyoil to your axles, "less is more"! Only use one or two drops per axle and wipe off any excess oil. The oil should not be run down your axle.
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