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9/32 Inch Tungsten Rod
3.5 Ounces
Pinewood Derby Weight



9/32 Inch Tungsten Rod


-- New --
5067
9/32"
Tungsten Rod
3.5 ounces

In Stock
$17.95
  From Randy:
Tungsten Rods combine the simplicity of cylindrical weight with the low height benefit of cube weight. These tungsten rods allow thin cars to be built without creating underbody pockets."

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Product Content

Ten, 9/32" Tungsten Rods weighing approximately 0.35 ounces each, for a total weight of approximately 3.5 ounces.

Product Specifications

Diameter - 9/32 inch

Length - 0.56 inch

What is Tungsten?

Tungsten is a metal with one of the highest densities. Tungsten is 1.7 times more dense than lead, 2.4 times denser than steel, and 2.7 times denser than zinc. race car.
Rod Car
Sample Car With 3 Rods in the Back Three Holes, and 1 Rod in the Front Hole.
Balance Point: 9/16 inch
Car Thickness: 3/8 inch at back

How to Use this Product

Tungsten Rods can be easily used for pinewood derby car weighting. Drill 19/64 inch diameter holes into the side of the block (a drill press is recommended). Then cut out the car. Glue rods in place, fill the holes, then sand and paint. A small hole in the bottom of the car is recommended for final weight adjustment iwth Tungsten Putty.

 
 
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