Pinewood Derby Tools

Pinewood Derby Race Timer

The race timer is an Arduino based timer with a robust and flexible design which allows it to be easily constructed and modified to meet your specific needs. Features of the race timer include:

Interfacing the race timer to software running on a computer (Windows, Mac or Linux) allows races to be managed and allows you to record and archive car run times as you test and tune your Pinewood Derby car(s).  See the Software page for details.  The race timer is currently compatible with the following software:

Build Instructions

Visit the following pages to see more information on building and using the race timer:

Created: 11 Jun 2011
Last updated: 15 Aug 2020