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How to paint chrome spokes on your Pinewood Derby car wheels. It's as easy as ABC! 

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Pinewood Derby Car Chrome Wheel Spokes

Pinewood Derby Car Wheel
It's easy to paint chrome spokes on you Pinewood Derby car wheels.
All you need is a silver paint marker available from our web site.

Clean the marker

1. Clean the wheel with a soft rag.

2. Remove any excess paint from the tip of the marker by wiping it on a piece of paper.

3. Paint the spokes by rotating the wheel under the marker. Keep the marker at the same angle. When the spokes are done, make one last turn around the edge of the spokes. Avoid painting the center of the wheel where the axle is.

4. Let the paint dry for two hours before mounting the wheels on your car.


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