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How much 2 stroke oils to mix

Post  Martinrhyl on Sat Nov 05, 2016 10:54 am

Hi I'm ready to start my 1958 Francis barnett light cruiser 79 amc 175cc up,,, I'm just wondering how much 2 stroke do I mix into the oil say I filled a green petrol can up 5 litres I think how much oil do I mix thanks...
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Post  piston 197 on Sat Nov 05, 2016 11:40 am

Most people run a mix of around 30 to 1 ratio with a good modern 2 stroke oil, the favourite seems to be Silkolene
5 Litres of petrol is 5000ml, so divide that by 31 and you arrive at approx. 162ml of oil ? to give a 30 to 1 ratio ( 30 parts petrol to 1 part oil )

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Post  Martinrhyl on Sat Nov 05, 2016 11:43 am

Thanks pal Smile
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