Build Your Own Electric Car

Ben Nelson -
Workshop Level: Intermediate
Ben Nelson describes himself as an "ordinary guy with no special skills, just trying to change the world one backyard invention at a time."

Workshop Description

Ben Nelson provides DIY, how-to instruction for anyone wanting to convert a gas car to electric on a budget! This workshop includes info on motors, batteries, charging, legal issues, and more!

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Speaker Bio

Ben Nelson is a do-it-yourselfer who has built projects ranging from electric motorcycles to solar-powered PowerWheels, home blacksmithing to greywater recycling, using little more than a library card and a socket set. If he can do it, so can you.

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