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Old 10-07-2009, 09:11 AM
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Default Re: Why do 2 stroke motors run different ratio's of oil in the fuel mix

Originally Posted by ride65 View Post
Some 16:1 40:1 50:1 depending one the motor. what is the reason for some to need a richer mix then others?
Environmentally conscious individuals will use 50:1 or synthetic 100:1. Others need to leave a trail behind so they won't get lost so use more oil.

FYI more oil in the gas results in a leaner mixture, not richer.
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