Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 8

– Feature Article – Tools of the Trade – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Competition Among Friends – Q&A Feature Article Tools of the Trade Anytime you get involved in a sport or hobby, some specialty equipment is needed to help you achieve your goals. Baseball players need a glove, bat, […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 7

– Feature Article – ‘Twas the Night Before Pinewood – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Look at that S-Car Go! – Q&A Feature Article ‘Twas the Night Before Pinewood ‘Twas the night before Pinewood, His car still needed lead, He had done his very best, When his mom yelled “Get to […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 6

– Feature Article – Derby Teaches Lessons On Gracious Winning, Noble Losing – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – The Flying Car Investigation – Q&A Feature Article Derby Teaches Lessons On Gracious Winning, Noble Losing By Susan Mathison Grant’s face was twisted into a tight little ball of disappointment. He had just […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 5

– Feature Article – Offset Weight Placement: Part 2 – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Up In Flames! – Q&A Feature Article Offset Weight Placement – Part 2 By Randy Davis Back in 2011, I did an experiment on side to side weight placement1 which was documented in Volume 10 Issue […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 4

– Feature Article – Displaying Your Pinewood Derby Car – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Race Master 101: The School Of Hard Knocks – Q&A Feature Article Displaying Your Pinewood Derby Car By Randy Davis The sawdust has settled, the race is over, and now you must decide what to do […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 3

– Feature Article – The Valuable Lesson My Father Taught Me – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Heartbreak at the Weigh-In – Q&A Feature Article The Valuable Lesson My Father Taught Me By C.J. Marshall A while ago, I attended a Cub Scout Pack meeting, in which the group was holding […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 2

– Feature Article – Staging Cars: Don’t Lose Speed with Bad Staging – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Attitude Is Everything – Q&A Feature Article Staging Cars – Don’t Lose Speed with Bad Staging By Randy Davis Several times I have had people tell me that their car did great in […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 15, Issue 1

– Feature Article – Five Keys to Performance – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Memory – Third Place for Perseverance – Q&A Feature Article Five Keys to Performance By Randy Davis (This article was last published in 2006, and I think it is time to dust it off, bring it up to date, […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 14, Issue 13

– Editor’s Notes – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Q&A Editor’s Notes This is the last issue of the Pinewood Derby Times for the 2014-2015 season. The new issues (Volume 15) will begin in early October 2015. You will automatically continue to receive the newsletter in the fall, as our mailing list will […]

Pinewood Derby Times Volume 14, Issue 12

– Feature Article – Using a Scale Plastic Model for a PWD Car – Humor – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Q&A Feature Article Using a Scale Plastic Model for a Pinewood Derby Car By Andy Holzer I have often wondered what a 1/24th scale model body would look like as a pinewood derby car. […]