What is Tungsten Slot Car Putty?
Tungsten is the world's 4th heaviest metal, made from tungsten powder and a polymer binder. Tungsten is a safe non-toxic metal and it takes up less space in your car. Less space means more weight concentration in the Centre of Gravity area, faster building time and more speed on the track.
Tungsten Putty can be easily used for fine-tuning the weight of slot cars. Simply pinch off a piece of the putty, knead it until it is pliable, and press the putty into a cavity or hole in the car.
Tungsten Alloy Putty is easily molds to any shape, so you can use it anywhere on your car no matter what design you have.
Tungsten is a superior product for slot cars. Tungsten is 3.2 times the weight of the zinc ("Lead Free") weighting material often used on slot cars, thus it enables tremendous flexibility in the design of the car. Tungsten slot car putty has been used as frame ballast to lower the center of gravity of the race car.
Tungsten slot car putty has the following advantages:
1.Easy to apply exact amount of weight to your slot car
2.Break off exact amount of putty you need
3.Place weight anywhere on your car
4.Tungsten is 1.8 times heavier than lead so it adds lots of weight in a small area
5.Tungsten slot car putty is child-safe, there are no toxic materials in it
Although tungsten slot car putty is made from non-toxic ingredients, it is NOT a toy for children to play with. Always wash your hands after use, and keep it away from food and your mouth.