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Old 05-15-2013, 02:27 PM
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opti-2 2 stroke oil

Anyone use it?
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Old 05-15-2013, 05:11 PM
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I have used it in the past for about a year. No problems, but I don't like the little plastic pouches that it came in, so I finally settled on Stihl HP Ultra synthetic.
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Old 05-15-2013, 06:09 PM
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I bought a gallon jug of it
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Old 05-15-2013, 09:58 PM
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I have used it in the past for about a year. No problems, but I don't like the little plastic pouches that it came in, so I finally settled on Stihl HP Ultra synthetic.
Those plastic pouch's are the worst thing's to come along in a while. I don't care how inexpensive those thing's are, i'm not going to use them.
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Old 05-15-2013, 10:29 PM
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Have used Opti-2 for years with no problems. Do run the mix just a bit leaner that recommended though. Use the plastic pouches which can be a bit messy but otherwise ok.
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Old 05-18-2013, 01:33 PM
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I buy it by the gallon and use the pump. I give it an extra pump or 2 when mixing 2.5 gallons with ethanol free gas.

I use it in TCW 3 snow blowers as well as air-cooled handhelds....since it is rated for both.
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Old 05-19-2013, 12:31 AM
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Just tried it, definitely less smoky than stihl oil. we are going to switch to opti
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Old 05-19-2013, 12:36 AM
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Why do you say to run it a little leaner than they recommend?
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Old 05-19-2013, 07:16 AM
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Why do you say to run it a little leaner than they recommend?
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Have had some problems with fouling the exhaust ports on trimmers. Dealer said this product is very forgiving. Am putting about 2.7 gallons of gas to one pouch now and have had no further problems.
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Old 05-19-2013, 10:19 AM
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The pouches I think are nice. It helps fix stupid mistakes also. If you give them a 2.5gal can and a 2.5gal pouch they should be able to mix it right.
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