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Model: 68

MANUFACTURED BY:
POULAN MANUFACTURING CORP.
SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, U.S.A.
SERIES OR ASSEMBLY NUMBER:
YEAR INTRODUCED:
1966
YEAR DISCONTINUED:
1968, obsoleted 1975
ENGINE DISPLACEMENT:
5.01 cu. in.
NUMBER OF CYLINDERS:
1
CYLINDER BORE:
2.0625 in.
PISTON STROKE:
1.50 in.
PISTON RING THICKNESS:
CYLINDER TYPE:
Aluminum with chrome plated bore
INTAKE METHOD:
Reed valves
MANUFACTURER ADVERTISED H.P.:
WEIGHT:
OPERATOR CONFIGURATION:
One Man operation
HANDLEBAR SYSTEM:
Rigid
CHAIN BRAKE:
none
CLUTCH:
Centrifugal
DRIVE TYPE:
Roller chain reduction
CONSTRUCTION:
Aluminum-Magnesium alloy sand castings
MAGNETO TYPE:
Wico flywheel type
CARBURETOR:
Tillotson HL series
MAJOR REPAIR KIT:
MINOR REPAIR KIT:
AIR FILTER SYSTEM:
Skinner ribbon element
STARTER TYPE:
Fairbanks Morse automatic rewind
OIL PUMP:
Manual
MAXIMUM ENGINE RPM:
6,500 governed
IDLE RPM:
IGNITION TIMING:
Position stator mid range of mounting slots
BREAKER POINT SETTING:
0.020 in. (0.51 mm)
FLYWHEEL/COIL AIR GAP:
Position is fixed
SPARK PLUG TYPE:
Champion
SPARK PLUG GAP:
0.025 in. (0.63 mm)
CRANKSHAFT MAIN BEARINGS:
Ball and caged needle roller
FUEL TANK CAPACITY:
FUEL OIL RATIO:
16:1
RECOMMENDED FUEL OCTANE:
Regular grade 72 to 83
MIX OIL SPECIFICATION:
Poulan chain saw mix oil
CHAIN PITCH:
1/2 in.
CHAIN TYPE:
Poulan P10
BAR MOUNT PATTERN:
SHORTEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
19 in. (48 cm)
LONGEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
31 in. (78 cm)
COLOUR SCHEME:
PAINT CODES:
ILLUSTRATED PARTS LIST:
SERVICE MANUAL:

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