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Sorry Canadian metric here does the mix mean a 40:1, or a 30:1 what is 1/4 oz to 4 gallons ?

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40:1 =40 parts of gas to 1 part oil. If you run 1/4 oz oil to 4 gallons of gas, you will fry a two cycle. That's like running straight gas.

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1 unit divided by 40 units.

1/40 = 0.025 (but how many ounces is .025 of a gallon???)
1 US gallon of gas = 128 ounces, 128/40 = 3.2 ounces
1 Imperial gallon of gas = 160 ounces, 160/40 = 4 ounces
1 liter = 1000 milliliters, 1000/40 = 25 milliliters
4 liters = 4000 milliliters, 4000/40 = 100 milliliters

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