100:1 gas mix. anyone know about it?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by alexschultz1, Oct 4, 2010.

  1. alexschultz1

    alexschultz1 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    im taking landscaping classes and my teacher mentioned a 100:1 gas/oil mix. i think he said amsoil made it but im not sure. he said it was amazing though
     
  2. alexschultz1

    alexschultz1 LawnSite Bronze Member
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  3. How could you have been registered on these forums since 06 and not heard about Amsoil Saber 100:1 ?
     
  4. ajslands

    ajslands LawnSite Silver Member
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    What engine would take 100:1 mix?
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  5. White Gardens

    White Gardens LawnSite Fanatic
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    I use Opti-2 at 100:1

    It and Amsoil is a strait 100:1 mix for all 2 cycle equipment.

    I've used it for years and love it.

    Do a search AJ, there is tons of info on this site, and tons of debate.
     
  6. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
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    I've been talking about here almost since I joined. I use Amsoil at 80:1.
     
  7. LawnTamer

    LawnTamer LawnSite Gold Member
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    Saber is labeled to be used at 100:1 in just about everything. My Stihl does just fine with the 100:1, some of my Echo equipment runs too hot with the 100:1 mix, so I add a little extra Saber. I run it about 80:1, and everything seems happy.
     
  8. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
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    I know I won't go that lean in any of my equipment...I don't care what the oil company says.
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  9. punt66

    punt66 LawnSite Fanatic
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    i am with you. No thanks. Equipment running too hot? Umm.
     
  10. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
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    Absurd. All to save 50 cents in oil.
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