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Model: 08

MANUFACTURED BY:
STIHL ANDREAS MASCHINENFABRIK
STUTTGART, GERMANY
SERIES OR ASSEMBLY NUMBER:
1108
YEAR INTRODUCED:
1963
YEAR DISCONTINUED:
ENGINE DISPLACEMENT:
50 ccm (3.2 cu. in.)
NUMBER OF CYLINDERS:
1
CYLINDER BORE:
44 mm (1.735 in.)
PISTON STROKE:
34 mm (1.29 in.)
CYLINDER TYPE:
Aluminum with chrome plated bore
INTAKE METHOD:
Piston ported
MANUFACTURER ADVERTISED H.P.:
3
WEIGHT:
8.6 kg
OPERATOR CONFIGURATION:
One Man operation
HANDLEBAR SYSTEM:
Rigid
CHAIN BRAKE:
none
CLUTCH:
Centrifugal
DRIVE TYPE:
Direct
CONSTRUCTION:
Die cast magnesium
MAGNETO TYPE:
Bosch flywheel type
CARBURETOR:
Tillotson HL-166B, C, HL-292B series
MAJOR REPAIR KIT:
RK-114HL
MINOR REPAIR KIT:
DG-5HL
AIR FILTER SYSTEM:
Nylon mesh element
STARTER TYPE:
Automatic rewind (Fairbanks Morse type)
OIL PUMP:
Automatic
MAXIMUM ENGINE RPM:
IDLE RPM:
IGNITION TIMING:
0.2 mm (0.08 in.) before TDC
BREAKER POINT SETTING:
0.4mm (0.016 in.)
FLYWHEEL/COIL AIR GAP:
Position is fixed
SPARK PLUG TYPE:
Bosch W175T1
SPARK PLUG GAP:
0.51 mm (0.020 in.)
CRANKSHAFT MAIN BEARINGS:
Ball
FUEL TANK CAPACITY:
750 ml (1.45 pints)
FUEL OIL RATIO:
20:1 after break in.
RECOMMENDED FUEL OCTANE:
Regular
MIX OIL SPECIFICATION:
Castrol 2-stroke SAE 40
CHAIN PITCH:
.404 in.
CHAIN TYPE:
Oregon Chipper
BAR MOUNT PATTERN:
SHORTEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
33 cm (13 in.)
LONGEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
43 cm (17 in.)
COLOUR SCHEME:
Grey with Red air filter cover/rear handle
PAINT CODES:
ILLUSTRATED PARTS LIST:
SERVICE MANUAL:

COMMENTS:


colour photograph courtesy Martin Pfeiffer

EARTH AUGER ATTACHMENT MOUNTED ON 08 POWERHEAD
BRUSHCUTTER ATTACHMENT MOUNTED ON 08 POWERHEAD
 

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