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by bigtex
Wed Aug 19, 2015 6:42 pm
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: Pinewood Derby Car Display Case
Replies: 0
Views: 8938

Pinewood Derby Car Display Case

One left....

Very nice hand crafted pinewood display case for 5 cars

Houston area pickup only....

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by bigtex
Wed Oct 26, 2011 1:42 pm
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: FS: 40' 2-lane Aluminum Freedom Pinewood Derby Track (SOLD)
Replies: 4
Views: 3166

FS: 40' 2-lane Aluminum Freedom Pinewood Derby Track

I am on the north side but can meet anywhere in Houston
by bigtex
Wed May 25, 2011 11:38 am
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: FS: 40' 2-lane Aluminum Freedom Pinewood Derby Track (SOLD)
Replies: 4
Views: 3166

FS: 40' 2-lane Aluminum Freedom Pinewood Derby Track (SOLD)

Perfect 2-lane 40' aluminum freedom pinewood derby track. Track has been pre-drilled for the Micro Wizard Timers. Track also comes with very nice and well constructed custom built wooden case for storage/transportation. $400 firm. For local pickup only please... Houston area... Thanks. http://i324.p...
by bigtex
Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: FS: MicroLux 3-Speed Mini Drill Press (SOLD)
Replies: 0
Views: 2126

FS: MicroLux 3-Speed Mini Drill Press (SOLD)

No longer need since we're retired from Pinewood Derby

MicroLux 3-Speed Mini Drill Press w/Proxxon Foot Switch...
http://www.micromark.com/MicroLux-3-Spe ... ,7797.html

Approximately 2 years old and used maybe 8 times during that time.

Still in perfect condition...

$150
by bigtex
Tue Jan 25, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Photos
Topic: We're Officially Retired (may come out in 20 years from now)
Replies: 7
Views: 1724

Re: We're Officially Retired (may come out in 20 years from

He receives his Arrow of Light a couple months before the District/Council races unfortunately...
by bigtex
Mon Jan 24, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Photos
Topic: We're Officially Retired (may come out in 20 years from now)
Replies: 7
Views: 1724

We're Officially Retired (may come out in 20 years from now)

Well, what can I say...this last Saturday was our Pinewood Derby race. Can't begin to say enough great things about this forum...and being able to have my son have access to the site knowing it's all geared towards Cub Scout's (and moderated well) was a real treat.... Going to really miss all the gr...
by bigtex
Fri Jan 21, 2011 10:37 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Photos
Topic: One Last Go At It ...
Replies: 9
Views: 3206

Re: One Last Go At It ...

Awesome looking cars!!!

Love the big rig!!!
by bigtex
Sun Dec 26, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Anyone have a race coming up?
Replies: 14
Views: 2552

Re: Anyone have a race coming up?

End of January for us as well... My son will also be crossing over in February into Boy Scouts. It will be our last race and hoping to keep the winning streak alive by picking up his fifth championship.
by bigtex
Thu May 06, 2010 3:09 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: "World's Largest PWD Track" coming to town
Replies: 15
Views: 2088

Re: "World's Largest PWD Track" coming to town

For the Houston Council races we put together a 112ft freedom track....took me a couple hours to tune/adjust but it was awesome to watch the cars race! http://i324.photobucket.com/albums/k329/BPagent86/Pinewood%20Derby/Megaderby/P1010326.jpg http://i324.photobucket.com/albums/k329/BPagent86/Pinewood...
by bigtex
Thu Apr 08, 2010 6:22 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1666

Re: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7

Just got word from the organizer.... Texas Roll Down – time trials track - race against the clock, accurately compare with other cars in the Council Classic “King of the Hill” Downhill - the traditional derby everyone knows and loves South Texas Super-Collider – High Energy Physics Cub Scout Style -...
by bigtex
Thu Apr 08, 2010 7:59 am
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1666

Re: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7

And Doc Jobe has been there for the past fews years as well...

http://www.pinewoodderbyphysics.com/index.shtml
by bigtex
Thu Apr 08, 2010 6:52 am
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1666

Re: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7

Online registration didn't even start yet...they're still in the process of updating the web site for 2010.
by bigtex
Wed Apr 07, 2010 10:22 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1666

Houston Cub Scout Council Races - Megaderby 7

It's about time for our Houston Council Cub Scout races!!!! MegaDerby 7!!!!!!

Spoke to Arpad last week and he's hoping to have the http://www.megaderby.com updated shortly....

Last official race of the season!!!

April 24th, 2010

Can I get a roll call???
by bigtex
Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:28 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: General Rules Question
Replies: 9
Views: 1374

Re: General Rules Question

Thanks to all for your responses...great responses and conversation! I always email the individual(s)/organization in charge for clarification (just in case to avoid same day disqualification), but even with that in hand I sometimes feel that a lot of the parents/check-in volunteers are thinking tha...