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Make Your Own Bio Diesel

September 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$20 – $85

imagesHave you ever wanted to convert your diesel vehicle to run on used fryer oil? Do you have a diesel motor that you’d like to make electricity with?  Perhaps you have a farm that uses plenty of diesel? Maybe you just want to learn how to make your own fuel for who knows what use. Join us in the three hour hands on workshop.

Join Minga Skill Building in welcoming Handel Callendar as he walks us through this hands-on course of the complete theory process of creating bio diesel, the equipment needed for set up, economics of production, quality control and the best part, making your own.

Isn’t it amazing is to use a resource more than once? At the end of this workshop, you will have the knowledge to make your own fuel from used oil!



You’ll get:

  • The opportunity to make your own bio-diesel in the workshop
  • The recipe to make bio diesel at home any time
  • The resources to source your own equipment and hints on how to get used fryer oil to make the fuel
  • Bio diesel to take home with you

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Here are a few reasons for the cost of the workshop.biodiesel-470-21-1009

#1- Access to an incredible teacher with with a ton of experience in making bio diesel. Handel has over 10 years experience producing bio diesel.

#2- Our instructors are paid. We believe in supporting our instructors, as running a workshop is a ton of work to organize for them. We want to be sure they are looked after so they are able to continue sharing their skills over and over.

#3- All the materials are provided

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* Please note that we’ll be sending out information about the specifics of the workshop a few days before the workshop including a reminder of what to bring. You do not need to register through Eventbrite to be a participant of this workshop. If you do not wish to register this way, please contact  We can accept cash and cheque.

** Minga is committed to getting skills out into our community.  If this workshop is financially inaccessible for you, we’d love to talk. Please email for more information

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September 23, 2013
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$20 – $85


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