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CSAC Pinewood photos

May 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Looking for some design inspiration? The Columbus Society of Communicating Arts holds a pinewood derby each year as a fundraiser. As you might expect from a group of graphic designers and other creative pros, there’s some great car designs. For pictures from last year’s race, see the “2008 CSCA Pinewood Derby” set on Flickr.

Nifty Pencil car

November 16th, 2006 · Comments Off

I’ve seen cars shaped like pencils before, but this is the best one I’ve seen so far. (From a mom blogger) I love the shiny metal band and the use of the number sticker from the BSA kit to add the #2 to the pencil. The way the wheels are attached and the rough carving at […]

Webcam mounted on a car

January 26th, 2006 · 1 Comment

A guy mounted a wireless webcam to his car to get video of it racing down the track. Via Boing Boing