Soy bean oil?

I've heard rumors that some form of soy bean oil can be used to replace the 2 stroke oil. Smells like french fries :) Anyone able to substantiate (or disprove) this rumor?

Re: Soy bean oil?

Castrol H is made from castor beans so i guess it is possible that that would be a source for ester 2 stroke oil.

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Yes if the glycerin has been removed. Don't know about the film strength and other lubricity values. The print ink on newapapers is made from carbonizing soy oil

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klotz makes a product called benol. check it out!

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veggie oils are 11% O2 by weight. or something like that

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I ran some castor bean oil last summer and my plugs would short out even though clean looking everytime I let the engine cool. If it was still hot they wouldn't short out. A real pain. The curios thing was that they looked light brown not black and still fouled even after 2 miles.

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again try klotz benol.

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I was using Maxima bean oil. Is the Klotz better. What was your experience?

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Ester 2 stroke oil works with straight ethanol!

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I.R.E. Mike Pee /

All of the public busses in St. Louis run on soy oil...but I don't know anything about it other than that. Maybe you should look into how they do it.

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) Cupermcnewbster ( /

Completely different technology...

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ill just put a bus engine on the maxi so i can run the oil

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