EV4U Custom Conversions 3-Day Hands-On Conversion Workshops feature:

Classroom Instruction
Hands-On Shop Experience
Plus Participants Convert and Test Drive a VW Sandrail

EV4U provides all instructional materials, tools, components, vehicle, etc.  Participants not only learn
how to convert a gasoline vehicle to an electric vehicle, they convert and drive our Workshop Sandrail.
EV4U also provides lunch each day at great local restaurants.
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Just some of the topics covered:

  • Donor vehicle choice
  • AC or DC?
  • Component selection
  • Layout and design
  • 12 volt circuits
  • DC to DC Converters
  • Batteries
  • Wiring
  • Motors
  • Controllers
  • Chargers
  • Adapters & Couplers
  • How to Calculate Range
  • Where to buy components
  • How it all goes together
  • Battery Monitoring Systems
  • Performance
  • Safety
  • And much more...
  • New material for 2018!
Who, What, Where, When, & Why

Who:  Participants must be at least
18 years old.  

What:  This is a three day course
designed to give participants the
knowledge and confidence to do
their own conversion.  These are
small, hands-on events.

Where:  EV4U Custom Conversions'
facility in Anderson, California.
Located one mile from I-5, ten miles
south of Redding, minutes from
Shasta Lake, and the World Famous
Sundial Bridge, and a host of other

When:  Dates - see Registration

Why?  We'll discuss that.

Cost:  $495.00 per person.

Registration fee covers 24 hours (three days) of
instruction and hands-on training, EV book, printed
instructional materials, and lunch each day.

Participants are responsible for their own lodging and other meals,
transportation, etc.
The Three Shastas
Only minutes from our shop.
Beautiful Mt. Shasta
One hour from our shop.
Where to stay -

Best Western Anderson Inn
2688 Gateway Drive
Anderson, CA  (2.2 miles)

Ramada Limited
1286 Twin View Blvd.
Redding, CA  (12 miles)

Baymont Inn & Suites Anderson
2040 Deschutes Road
Anderson, CA  (5.5 miles)

Motel 6
2861 McMurry Drive
Anderson, CA  (1.9 miles)

Travelodge Redding
540 N. Market Street
Redding, CA  (13 miles)

Comfort Suites Redding
1195 Grand Ave.
Redding, CA  (13 miles)

Red Lion Hotel Redding
1830 Hilltop Drive
Redding, CA  (9.6 miles)

La Quinta Inn & Suites Redding
2180 Hilltop Drive
Redding, CA  (9 miles)

Oxford Suites Redding
1967 Hilltop
Redding, CA  (9.7 miles)

Hampton Inn & Suites Redding
2160 Larkspur Lane
Redding, CA  (10 miles)

Holiday Inn Hotel
1900 Hilltop Drive
Redding, CA  (9.7 miles)

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites
533 North Market Street
Redding, CA  (12 miles)

Howard Johnson Express Inn
2731 Bechelli Lane
Redding, CA  (9 miles)
                     2019 Workshop Dates

                May 3-5, 2019

     May 31-June 2, 2019

             July 19-21, 2019

             July 26-28, 2019

          August 9-11, 2019

        August 16-18, 2019
Workshop Schedule

Friday - Check-in:  8:00-10:00 a.m.
Introduction:  10:00 a.m. - noon
Workshop:  1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - noon & 1:00 - 6:00 p.m.  

Sunday - 8:00 a.m. - noon & 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Workshop Location

EV4U Custom Conversions
2100 Marx Way, Unit #4
Anderson, CA  96007
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How to get here -

We recommend flying into Sacramento Intl. Airport and
renting a car and making the easy drive to a motel in
Redding.  You can also fly into San Francisco, but it is a
longer drive with more traffic.
Attend this Workshop
before you spend thousands
of dollars on components.

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This Workshop will SAVE you
Time and Money!
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Important - Please read.

Cancellations will not be refunded.  However, you can reschedule for
a different Workshop date, (provided you cancel 90 days prior to the
event),  you will receive credit, to attend a Workshop that is within 18
months of the original purchased date.
EV4U reserves the right to cancel an event if necessary.  If an event is
cancelled , you will be notified in advance, and receive a complete
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Participants will learn about
conversion components, plus
design and layout of conversion.  
Participants build and wire
circuits and subsystems,  and
mount and install conversion
components.  By the end of the
workshop, participants will test
and drive a completed conversion.
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