These weights have the same density as lead and are non toxic
EZ Cut Tungsten Weights
- Tungsten compound - Same density as lead but non toxic
- Easy to cut and sand
- Two pieces. Each is 1 oz
- 3/8" diameter X 1 1/2" long
- Can be painted
- 3/8" drill bit and glue or wood putty required
Fig 1 - Drill 3/8" holes in the location that you want to add the weights (near the rear of the pinewood derby car is recommended).
Fig 2 - Cut the weights so that the car weighs 5 oz. with a hobby knife or small saw.
Fig 3 - Smooth cut edge with sandpaper.
Insert in drilled hole and glue or plug with wood putty.