Puma Weights

Puma Cub Weight System Most Advance Pinewood Derby Weighting System

Derby Monkey 6 - Pinewood Derby Weight

Puma Cub Weight System – Tungsten – 1.75 oz  Most advanced Pinewood Derby Weighting System available… period! Every now and then… there comes a product that blows me away.  This year that product came to me in the form of the most unique Pinewood Derby car weights that I have ever seen. Joseph Puma convinced me that this is definitely …

Top 5 Pinewood Derby Fails & How to Avoid Them

Derby Monkey 1 - General Pinewood Derby Tips, 4 - Pinewood Derby Axles, 5 - Pinewood Derby Lubrication, 6 - Pinewood Derby Weight

Anyone who’s ever competed in a Pinewood Derby race knows the fun and excitement that comes from building and tuning up what they hope will be a winning racer and then finding out if all the effort put into the project actually pays off. While winning isn’t everything, it certainly beats losing! It’s our hope that each derby racer builds …

Fast And Easy Ways To Add Weight To Your Pinewood Derby Car

Derby Monkey 1 - General Pinewood Derby Tips, 6 - Pinewood Derby Weight

Ready to improve the speed of your fast Pinewood Derby car?  There are several things you can do to improve the speed but we would recommend you start with adding weight to your Derby Car. Your car will move quicker down the race track if you use the maximum amount allowed in pinewood derby car weights.    There is generally a …

Hot Tips for Adding Weights to a Pinewood Derby Car

Derby Monkey 1 - General Pinewood Derby Tips, 6 - Pinewood Derby Weight Leave a Comment

When building your Pinewood Derby car, never wait to add weights! However, the process is more complex than it might seem at first. Failing to take the right steps could mean the difference between winning the race, and crossing the finish line a split second after the fastest car. Here are some helpful tips for successfully adding weights to your …

Why Tungsten is the Best Pinewood Derby Weight

Derby Monkey 6 - Pinewood Derby Weight Leave a Comment

Tungsten is no doubt the best material for Pinewood Derby weight for several reasons.   Advantages: 1.7 times heavier than lead 3.2 times heavier than zinc Extremely dense allowing you to place a lot of weight in smaller areas Allows for more flexibility with center of gravity (COG) placement Available in a variety of shapes and sizes Non toxic Environmentally friendly …