Building a Pinewood Derby TrackBelow is some information to consider before building your track.
If you are handy with wood, you can build your own Pinewood Derby track.
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Lead is denser than zinc but lead is toxic, so we do not recommend handling it. Use non-toxic weights like zinc or tungsten.
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