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Old 10-04-2016, 11:55 AM   #1
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What is your recommendation for oil to fuel mixture on these motors . I have purchased a used one and I have been using 50:1 with a redline oil I'm my Evolution motor the Zen manual is open to interpretation. The motor is broken in.
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Old 10-04-2016, 12:29 PM   #2
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Re: Zenoah G26 pilots

I use Stihl Ultra @ 40:1 on all my engines including Zenoah.
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Old 10-04-2016, 03:55 PM   #3
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Re: Zenoah G26 pilots

I'm using 32:1
Runs great.
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Old 10-04-2016, 08:20 PM   #4
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Re: Zenoah G26 pilots

Stihl chainsaw mix at the ratio for the oil. If that sounds funny. Oil meant for 40 /1 doenst do well at 50/60/70 to 1. And it also applies an oil designed for 100/1 isn't meant to be used at 40/1. My preference is optimal. Have Stihl equipment and it's all 50/1 so now that's in plane engines too. Dle 20 is shinny through plug hole.
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Old 10-04-2016, 08:59 PM   #5
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As Andy does so do I, 32:1... all day long... right now i'm using stihl oil... no issues.
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