# What does a 50 to 1 mixture mean?

## What does a 50 to 1 mixture mean?

The mix ratio is the proportion of gas to oil, expressed as a ratio. For example, 50:1 means 50 parts gas to 1 part oil.

What are the 3 most common ratios to mix fuel with oil?

Generally, most small two-stroke engines run a gas oil ratio between 16:1 (5.9 percent oil) and 60:1 (1.6 percent oil), but some are as high as 100:1 (1 percent oil). You can find this information in the owner’s manual, on a sticker on the tank or even printed right on the fuel cap.

What are the most common ratios to mix fuel with oil?

Common gasoline and oil mix ratios are 50:1 and 40:1. Meaning there is 50/40 parts gasoline to one part oil when mixed. The lower the mix ratio number the more oil per volume in the gasoline. To mix properly add oil to your gas can, then add fresh gasoline from the pump.

### How do you mix a 40 to 1 ratio?

In 40 to 1 fuel mix means that you will need 3.2 ounces of fuel to mix in one gallon of gasoline.

1. Purchase 2 gallons of gasoline and 6.4 ounces of oil to prepare 40 to 1 oil mix.
2. Now measure and add 6.4 ounces of fuel in 2 gallons of gasoline and mix them well.

Can you mix Polaris 2 cycle oil into gas?

Does anyone know if I can mix Polaris 2 cycle oil straight into the gas or does it have to go through their oil injection system. If I can straight mix it, how much would I need per gallon for a 32:1 and 40:1 ratio.

How much oil do you put in a Polaris quad?

Ill be new to this soon. ( if my engine builder get off his procastinative, lazy, unprofessional or productive ars ) Also whats the simplist way to mix consistently on the trail? I have a 5 gallon gas jug, and a 4 gallon tank on the quad. what else do I need? ounces per gallon i guess is what Im hoping to hear instead of 50:1, 40:1, or whatever.

## How much oil to mix in 2 cycle oil?

So you would mix 4 ounces of oil per gallon of gas for 32:1, and 3.2 ounces of oil per gallon for 40:1. Ok great. So it’s just a standard 2 cycle mix. I wondered if the Polaris oil required a special mix. THANKS !!! I’d love to find a block off plate for the little 50, but I haven’t had any luck.

How much oil to mix for a 32 : 1 ratio?

If I can straight mix it, how much would I need per gallon for a 32:1 and 40:1 ratio. It’s fine to just mix the fuel tank, but I’d get a block off kit for the oil injection. There is 128 ounces in a gallon, so 128/32 = 4. 128/40 = 3.2. So you would mix 4 ounces of oil per gallon of gas for 32:1, and 3.2 ounces of oil per gallon for 40:1. Ok great.