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- Joined: Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:45 pm
- Location: Walcott, Iowa
Hello my name is Craig, I'm an aerospace pattern maker by trade. My dad had a machine shop when I was growing up so I learned to use all the tools and used them to make pinewood derby cars. When my first born was 5 years old we entered into an awana grand prix race. I have my own shop with several CNC machines so I designed a car in CAD and had my daughter program it. She loved programming it and running our CNC router. This got me thinking, how can I bring that excitement for manufacturing to other kids and parents. I've just launched a website and have free video tutorials teaching how to get started in CNC manufacture of pinewood derby models using hobby CNC engraving machines on ebay.
I've just started but I have many new models and tutorials in the works so check back often and share and subscribe on my youtube channel and facebook. Currently I'm working on a new VAN collection including a certain black van with a red wing
Let me know what you think and feel free to ask questions or drop requests on my site. Your support helps me continue to grow the site thanks. Here is a promo video.
My Site: www.pinewoodcnc.com
Free Trial Model On GrabCAD: https://grabcad.com/craig-233/projects
Also of interest to those that do fun run races or outlaw races, we have info on creating your own custom pinewood derby wheels. This really sets off a model. Here is a link and a music video of creating a wheel.
Here is one of my newest models.
- Pine Head Legend
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- Joined: Sat Apr 25, 2009 5:56 pm
- Location: Forgan, OK
Nice looking CNC derby cars
Look forward to seeing more of your work!
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