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Petrol and oil in petrol strimmer?

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by AnimalKingdom, May 29, 2010.


  1. AnimalKingdom

    AnimalKingdom PetForums Junior

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    Hi all.

    I have just been asked this unknown question lol by my dad. can any one help me?? :thumbup:

    He wants to know

    the rational of petrol to oil for a 2 stroke petrol strimmer.? :confused:

    Thanks
     
  2. borderer

    borderer Guest

    40 to one:thumbup:
     
  3. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    A 2-stroke engine should have a petrol/oil ratio of 40:1, which would equate to 4 litres of unleaded petrol per 100ml of oil.

    Don't quote me on that one though, I only got it from a GCSE physics book... :eek:
     
  4. borderer

    borderer Guest

    just told her that:eek:
     
  5. CatsMother

    CatsMother PetForums Member

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    Thank You all.


    xx:thumbup:
     
  6. CheatingRabbit

    CheatingRabbit PetForums Member

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    I run my chainsaw at 2% - 50:1 = 100ml oil to 5l petrol
     
  7. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    Ye shouldn't have posted at the same time as me... :p :ciappa: :cornut:
     
  8. borderer

    borderer Guest

    i posted before you:thumbup::rolleyes:
     
  9. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    BAAAAAHHHHH!!!!! :mad: :p :D
     
  10. borderer

    borderer Guest

    humbug:thumbup:.................
     
  11. bullet

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    What do you mean, oil in the petrol? if i did that in my car, i'd break it:confused::
     
  12. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    I didn't know you had a car Bullet, I saw you on a unicycle last week... :D
     
  13. bullet

    bullet PetForums VIP

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    that wasn't a uni cycle..............the nuts fell off the front wheel, i just have good balance:lol:
     
  14. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    Uh huh, sure... :rolleyes: :cornut:
     
  15. bullet

    bullet PetForums VIP

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    well you did ask:D
     
  16. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    And, what's your excuse for being tailed by cops on the M6 whilst riding on this one-wheeled 'bicycle'? :rolleyes:
     
  17. bullet

    bullet PetForums VIP

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    well i'd just bought a box of ceriel, and the instructions said to open, tear along dotted lines. i didnt realise those dotted lines belonged to the m6, ok?:lol:
     
  18. borderer

    borderer Guest

    they were trying to return his nuts:thumbup:
     
  19. Chillinator

    Chillinator Guest

    Hmmm, fair enough. But I'm watching you Bullet, always watching! :ihih: :lol:
     
  20. borderer

    borderer Guest

    are you a peeping:D tom
     
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