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Stihl 044 Chainsaw

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by superrman77, Aug 29, 2006.

  1. superrman77

    superrman77 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 51

    Just picked up a stihl 044 Chainsaw.Just curious to what the fuel mixture is on stihl chainsaws.
  2. grass_cuttin_fool

    grass_cuttin_fool LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,503

    All stihl products are 50:1 to my knowledge, some older units may have been 40:1

  3. eaglejrl

    eaglejrl LawnSite Member
    from 75681
    Posts: 63

    we have an old 031 farm boss that is 16:1.
  4. thesargent

    thesargent LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 400

    yup, 50:1.
  5. Cutter1

    Cutter1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,251

    I have a 44 pro. Man that thing rips!! I always run 50:1
  6. Just Mow

    Just Mow LawnSite Senior Member
    from Texas
    Posts: 367

    50:1 is the proper ratio for the o44/440
  7. Paul Corsetti

    Paul Corsetti LawnSite Member
    Posts: 49

    new stihl products are 50 to 1 just buy the stihl oil that matches your gas can,2.5 gal,5 gal ect-- 1 can oil to 1fill up of gas it makes it a no brainer
  8. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,219

    should run the 50:1 we have 2 of those saws but i ve run 30:1 in it a couple times and it runs fine

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