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Arduino Pinewood Derby Timer #makereducation

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Last summer, SLO MakerSpace decided to host a NOVA ‘Making Stuff’ workshop for our local community. One of the workshop activities is a Pinewood Derby.

The good news is those are always great fun. The bad news is we only had a week to prepare! SLOMS resident woodworking expert Rich Farwell accepted the challenge of building the track while I (Tom Cantrell) put together an Arduino-based race timer.

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