‘Yard Broom’ Leaf Blower

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The mixture should be at a 50:1 ratio, using Premium Exact Mix™ 2-cycle engine oil. If Premium Exact Mix™ 2-cycle engine oil is not available, use a high quality 2-cycle engine oil, mixed at a 50:1 ratio.

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Product Details. Help protect your 2-Cycle gas outdoor power equipment with the Homelite 2-Cycle oil. This oil is a 50:1 gas-to-oil ratio. Use the whole bottle for up to 6 gallons of gas, or squeeze the bottle and let the top fill to a desired level.
What is the right gas-oil mix for leaf blower? The right gas to oil ratio will depend on your backpack leaf blower. Usually, a two-cycle engine uses a 50:1 or 40:1 2 stroke oil to gas ratio. But to know the exact measurements of the oil and gas you need to mix, it is best to go and check your owner`s manual.
Oil mix ratios explained

If your manufacturer recommends a 50:1 fuel/oil mix, it means you need 50 parts of gas to one part two-stroke oil. To mix one gallon of fuel at 50:1, add 2.6 ounces of two-stroke oil to one gallon of gas, as shown in the chart below.

The recommended fuel mixture is a 50-to-1 ratio of unleaded gasoline and two-cycle engine oil, and the manufacturer recommends the use of a two-cycle oil that contains fuel stabilizer to keep the mixture fresh if you are not using it immediately.
A: The fuel-oil mixture ratio is 40:1. You can obtain this ratio by mixing 3.2 oz. of two cycle air cooled engine oil with one gallon of regular gas. Over a period of time oil will separate from gasoline.
Can you use 50 1 in a leaf blower? A: Yes, simply pour it into the gas tanks of 2 cycle engines. I use it in a chainsaw, blower, and weed wacker.
For a mixing ratio of 1 : 50 you need 5 litres of high-octane gas and 0.10 litres (100 ml) of STIHL two-stroke oil.
Most modern petrol garden machinery requires a 50:1 ratio mix of petrol to oil. This means for every 1 litre of petrol you must mix 20ml of oil.
Most STIHL gasoline-powered equipment runs on a 50:1 mixture of gasoline and 2-cycle engine oil.
You can do that but I wouldn`t 40 to 1 means 40 parts of gas one part of oil. 50 to1 means 50 parts of gas to 1 part of oil. So the 40 to 1 mixture is more oily and provides better lubrication for your piston rings.
The stoichiometric mixture for a gasoline engine is the ideal ratio of air to fuel that burns all fuel with no excess air. For gasoline fuel, the stoichiometric airâ€“fuel mixture is about 14.7:1 i.e. for every one gram of fuel, 14.7 grams of air are required.
Add 2.6 ounces of 50-to-1 ratio 2-cycle engine oil to a fuel container. Add 1 gallon of gasoline to the container, place the top on the container and shake to mix. Pour the mix into the fuel tank on the trimmer.
A: Hi Db The gas to oil ratio is 50:1 (2.6 oz to a gallon of gas).
This Homelite gas trimmer runs on a 50:1 mix of unleaded automobile gasoline and two-cycle engine oil. That is equivalent to 2.6 fluid ounces (80 ml.) of oil to one gallon of gasoline or 4 tsp. (20 ml.)
The Homelite BP250 back pac blower has a foam air filter. It uses a mix of engine oil and gasoline (50:1 ratio) for fuel. The exact mix is 2.6 oz. of two-cycle engine oil per one gallon of gasoline.

I have a Yard Broom 2 170 mph blower. what is the oil- gas mixture ratio?
ANSWER : The proper mix for this blower is 40:1

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I have a Homelite YARD BROOM II 170 mph Blower.what is the oil to gas ratio?
ANSWER : I usually mix at 50:1 useing klotz two stroke oil,or 44:1,klotz is high performance zynthetic oil,also has nice sweet smell when running,keeps the neighbors from complaints on bad smell.

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Is it a gas oil mix? – Homelite 'Yard Broom' Leaf Blower
ANSWER : Yes, most likely. I am not sure what model you have, but if you don’t put oil in the crankcase, then it is. I would mix 50:1 ratio. Use optimix. one tube for a gallon of gas. It burns clean and they warranty any motor you use it in. When you use this, it doesn’t matter the ratio, so you can use it in all of your 2 stroke units. Also, it won’t hurt a four stroke unit either.

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I need the fuel line size on Homelite gas blower. Is the fuel filter a washable/cleanable filter?
ANSWER : I think they are 1/8 in hoses on them and if it is a foam filter they are washable,mild soap and then a light coating of oil

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I have a homelite yardvark blower and I want to change the fuel filter. How do I change the fuel filter? Yardvark runs fine at beginning, but begins to run eradicatly after a short time. What’s the problem?
ANSWER : How do you change fuel filter and where is it on a Homelite Yard Broom 2?

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Homelite bandit bx 90, What is the fuel mixture?? Thanks
ANSWER : On the bandit, you are safe with a 40:1 ratio. In other words 8oz. of oil to 2.5 gallons of fuel.

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What is gas-oil ratio for homelite leaf blower
ANSWER : Unless you know better, I would use 40:1. That will give you more oil than needed if it is 50:1 but wont hurt the engine. Do some more checking to get the actual ratio…Lee

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What is the fuel gas ratio for a homelite yard broom ll 170mph blower
ANSWER : The mixture should be at a 50:1 ratio, using Premium Exact Mix™ 2-cycle engine oil. If Premium Exact Mix™ 2-cycle engine oil is not available, use a high quality 2-cycle engine oil, mixed at a 50:1 ratio.

You can get the manual on the link below if you need it also.

https://www.dixiesales.com/ipl/338/ut08120b%20manual_254_eng.pdf

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