Pinewood Derby on January 30

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The date of the pinewood derby has been finalized: Saturday, January 30, 2016.

Weigh-in will be at 10:00 AM and the race will officially start at 10:30 AM.

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Pinewood Derby Rules:

  1. Width shall not exceed 2.75 inches.

  2. Length shall not exceed 7 inches.

  3. Weight shall not exceed 5 ounces.

  4. Axles, wheels, and body shall be from the materials provided in the kit.

  5. Wheel bearings, washers, and bushings are prohibited.

  6. No lubricating oil may be used. Axles may be lubricated with powdered graphite.

  7. The car shall not be propelled by any kind of spring.

  8. The car must be free-wheeling, with no starting devices.

  9. No loose materials of any kind are allowed in the car.