##### Asked by: Himad Peter

asked in category: General Last Updated: 19th January, 2020# How do you make gas oil mix?

**oil**into the canister first and then add the gasoline. Close the canister and shake it vigorously by hand to ensure proper

**mixing**of the

**oil**with the

**fuel**. Before fueling, clean the

**fuel**cap and the area around it to ensure that no dirt falls into the tank.

Likewise, people ask, how do you make 40 to 1 gas oil mix?

No, **40**:**1 oil** to fuel ration means **mixing 40** equal parts of fuel to **1** equal part of **oil**. This means to add 3.2 ounces of 2 cycle **oil** to one gallon of **gas** in order to **make** a ratio of **40**:**1** fuel **mixture**.

what kind of oil do I mix with gas for a Weedeater? All **Weed Eater** brand two-cycle **gas** trimmers use a 40:1 ratio of **gas** to **oil**. That's equal to 3.2 ounces of **oil** to 1 gallon of regular **gas**. The **gas** should be 87 octane with no more than 10 percent alcohol. The **oil** must be formulated for two-cycle engines.

Regarding this, what is a 50 to 1 mixture?

You want to **mix** 2.6 ounces of oil to one gallon of gasoline for a **50**:**1 mixture**. If you're **mixing** up two gallons of gasoline you will have to **mix** 5.2 ounces of oil to two gallons of gasoline for a **50**:**1 mixture**.

How do you calculate a mix ratio?

HOW TO **CALCULATE** PERCENTAGE IF **MIX RATIO** IS KNOWN. Divide 1 by the total number of parts (water + solution). For example, if your **mix ratio** is 8:1 or 8 parts water to 1 part solution, there are (8 + 1) or 9 parts. The **mixing** percentage is 11.1% (1 divided by 9).