Tonkawa District Pinewood Derby Friday March 31, 2017

Tonkawa District Pinewood Derby
Open Championships

FRIDAY   –   FRIDAY  –   FRIDAY

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Friday Evening,  March 31, 2O17

 

Please note: the Pinewood Derby Rules & Procedure have been modified as of February 14, 2015

Registration and Weigh-in starts at 6:30 PM
and
Races
start at 7:15 PM

@

LDS Church in Greenville

 All Tonkawa District Cub Scouts are welcome. Also, we encourage you to recruit a friend. If you have a friend who is not a Cub Scout, contact District Executive Forrest Hallstrom to pick up a pinewood derby car kit and Scout Application. They can participate in the pinewood derby race with a completed application.

Trophies Awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, Best Design and Best Paint

RACE YOUR CAR AGAINST BOYS FROM OTHER PACKS! Pinewood_Derby_Logo NEW BOYS ARE INVITED TO JOIN CUB  SCOUTS AT THIS EVENT!

Please note: the Pinewood Derby Rules & Procedure
have been modified as of February 14, 2015

Rules:
All cars must pass the following inspection to qualify for the race:
  • Width shall not exceed 2-3/4 inches.
  • Length shall not exceed 7 inches.
  • Height shall not exceed 3-1/2 inches.
  • Distance from the bottom of the wheels to the lowest point on the body shall be no less than 3/8 inches.
  • lnside distance between wheels shall be no less than 1-3/4 inches.
  • Weight shall not exceed 5 ounces.
  • Axles, wheels, and body shall be from the materials provided in the kit.
  • Wheel bearings, washers, and bushings are prohibited.
  • No lubricating oil may be used. Axles may be lubricated with powdered graphite or silicone.
  • The car shall not ride on any kind of spring.
  • The car must be free-wheeling, with no starting devices.
  • No loose materials of any kind are allowed in the car.
A scale and measuring box shall be used
at race check-in to verify all criteria
More information:
Contact Forrest Hallstrom 214-682-5457 or Tim Adams 903-456-0047

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