Oil To Fuel Ratio

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Old 09-28-02, 04:01 AM
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Craftsman hedge trimmer fuel mix

I bought this Craftsman hedge trimmer at a garage sale, but don't know the fuel mix. Looks like a chainsaw with hedgetrimer blades. M# 358.795620. Anybody know?
 
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Old 09-28-02, 05:25 AM
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You can get an operators manual from sears.com. Part # is
530-081187 ($2.99).

Your mix is likely 32 or 40:1, but best to get the manual.
 
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Old 09-28-02, 05:49 AM
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Hello: Fyxxez

You also have the option of using a synthetic oil. One advantage of using this type of oil, one package covers all oil mixture ratios into one blend. Follow the manufacturers package instructions.

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Old 09-28-02, 12:03 PM
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After cleaning it up I saw 40:1 on the case.
 
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Old 10-01-02, 09:01 AM
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40:1 is pretty common and sounds right.

"358" in the model # should be a Poulan/Weedeater made product. You could also try them for some help.
 
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Old 10-01-02, 02:48 PM
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Is there a way to sharpen the blade on this thing?
 
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