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Bio-diesel & Vegetable Oil Orientation & Workshop--you're invited!!

Learn more about how YOU can fit into this alternative pix!!
ORIENTATION:
Presented by:
Loren Fennell & Oregon Bio-Diesel Workshop

Thurs. Evening, November 4th 6:30-8:30 p.m.
2223 N. Randolph, off Interstate Ave., Portland OR
$5 - $15 donation
(no one turned away for lack of funds)

Learn about:
History & early experiments of Bio-Diesel, chemical
components, being part of a co-op, processor
design/safety, making fuel for personal use & MORE!

- SVO: (Straight Vegetable Oil) & its use as vehicle
fuel
- Bio-diesel: Up & coming alternative fuel source
- Home Heating: Thousands of home owners have kept
their oil furnaces & converted to WVO (Waste Vegetable
Oil) as fuel
- Glycerin: By-products used for: soap, automotive &
household degreasers/cleaners

Join us for an Evening of information, questions &
learning in a fun environment!
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Call Loren at: 503-493-0087, 503-806-3013 (cell) or
E-mail back at:  cholla51@yahoo.com


WORKSHOP:

Oregon Bio-Diesel Workshop
Loren Fennell, Research & Design, Facilitator,
Co-founder
David McMahon, Cloudburst Recycling, Inc., Co-founder

Presents:

STRAIGHT VEGETABLE OIL (SVO) VEHICLE CONVERSION &
BIO-DIESEL PRODUCTION WORKSHOP


WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, November 13th & 14th
10am - 5pm, Sat.------11am - 3pm, Sun.
Potluck & Social Following!
WHERE: 2223 N. Randolph Ave., Portland
(directions available at registration)

DONATION: $25 - $50 donation (based on sliding scale &
ability to support Alternative Fuels energy research)

Learn:
How to convert a diesel vehicle to run on Straight
Vegetable Oil (SVO)
The complete process of how to make Methyl Ester
(B-100)
Bio-diesel processor design & safety
More About Alternative Fuel
& How We Can Create an
Environmentally Sustainable Future!!

REGISTER TODAY! Contact Loren Fennell at:
503-493-0087 or  cholla51@yahoo.com --- Tell Your
Friends too!

LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU!
Walk your talk... drive your jive! 30.Oct.2004 17:14

Pedro Sez

For folks serious about getting off the petroleum fix, thinking about getting a diesel car or truck, and driving on biodiesel or veggie oil...

TAKE THIS WORKSHOP!!!

Learn why to do it, how to do it, and then go do it!

Loren helped me learn the basics and convert our late model mercedes to run on used veggie oil.

Thanks for doing these workshops, Loren!

Peace out peoples: if you are gonna drive... learn how to do it off the grid.

Workshop schedule? 02.Nov.2004 16:02

123go

Hello Loren and folks-

Would you please take a moment to post a rough schedule for these workshops?
I want to learn specifically about SVO conversion but don't have the time or money available to attend the whole weekend.

Thanks!!!