Chainsaw - Homelite 240

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Old 09-22-12, 05:10 PM
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Smile Chainsaw - Homelite 240

I have a Homelite 240 which is about 20 years old or more. What is the best 2 cycle mix ratio to use? 32:1 or 40:1

Also, -- what is the best gas treatment to use for all this Ethanol based gas? Sta-Bil Ethanol Treatment or Lucas Ethanol Fuel Stablizers?
 
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Old 09-22-12, 08:30 PM
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Twenty years ago I would use 32:1 since the oil you mix with the gas would be different than the oil you have available today. 40:1 will work fine, using a good grade of two stroke oil.

I use Stabil, but Lucas is high quality in a lot of products.
 
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I use B3C fuel stabilizer, it is really good stuff.
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