Shindaiwa 251TCs

The lightest and best power to weight ratio chain saw on the market ...


The lightest and best power to weight ratio chain saw on the market. You won't find a better tool for carving.
The Shindaiwa 251TCs weighs just 2.3kg and has an incredible power output of 1.1kW. The C stands for carving, and this model includes a 25cm carving bar and chain. The combination of the Shindaiwa 0.043 gauge carving bar and chain reduces the weight by 50g compared to the 0.050 gauge bar whilst keeping durability and professional-grade quality.

Small and powerful engine.

The compact engine produces 1.1kW giving the 251TCs a superior power-to-weight ratio.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Ultra light weight.

Ultra lightweight reduces operator fatigue and enables operators to maneuver in tight spaces.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Packed with user-friendly features.

The 251TCs features starter grip assist caps for easy refilling an oiler adjustment on top enabling control of oil flow for optimum operation and a swing-out lanyard ring to enhance balance when climbing.Shindaiwa 251TCs



Sale Type
Manufacturer Qty
Engine Size
59.8 cc
Dry Weight
Chain Brake
Output (kw)
Chain Tensioner
Ignition System
Start Assist System
Soft start
Fuel Tank Capacity (l)
Saw Chain Pitch (inch)
Engine Displacement (cm³)
Chain Oil Tank Capacity (ml)
Applicable Bar Length (cm/inch)
20, 25 / 8, 10
Fuel Consumption At Maximum Engine Power (L/h)

best features


Engineered to weigh less whilst retaining robust durability.


Designed to maximise efficiency and comfort.

Power to Weight Ratio

Super light-weight design with exceptional power.


other features

Automatic fast idle

Integrated choke and fast idle with trigger release for for easy starting.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Soft start

Spring assisted starting system for easier starting.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Optional spike

Spike as option.Shindaiwa 251TCs

C4 technology

Model with C4 technology engine.Shindaiwa 251TCs


G-Force Engine Air Pre-Cleaner utilises centrifugal force to expel dust and debris outside the machine and draw in cool clean air. This system is industry leading and massively reduces the need for maintenance.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Digital controlled CDI

Capacitor discharge ignition system for easy starting and smooth acceleration.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Side access chain tensioner

Side access chain tensioner for quick chain adjustments.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Super anti-vibration system

Super anti-vibration system for reduced vibration.Shindaiwa 251TCs

U handle

Model with U type handle.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Loop handle

Model with loop type handle.Shindaiwa 251TCs

High torque

High torque gear for more efficient work.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Rotatable handle

Rotatable rear handle for comfortable and accurate operation in all positions.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Tip guard

Tip guard prevents blade contact with fences or buildings.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Adjustable cutter clearance

Cutter clearance is easily adjustable.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Adjustment free

Cutter clearance is adjustment free.Shindaiwa 251TCs

EZ-lock system

EZ-lock for secure pipe to housing connection.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Posi-Loc pipe system

Provides a secure and tight connection in 2 simple steps. Simply connect and twist.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Ventilated back pad

The ventilated back pad expels warm air and draws cool air around the operator's back. This feature can be turned off during cold weather or when not needed.Shindaiwa 251TCs

Rotational control

Delivers a pull away from the operator to counter the gyro effect, with no loss of blowing force.Shindaiwa 251TCs


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