Shindaiwa 251Ws

Best power to weight ratio rear handle chain saw in its class ...


Best power to weight ratio rear handle chain saw in its class.

Based on the revolutionary 251Ts it's our lightest, most maneuverable rear handle chain saw. Weighing as little as 2.6kg with a power output of 1.1kW, in terms of power to weight ratio, it's a small beast . Keeping the same ergonomics and benefits of the 251Ts (top handle) in a new, rear-handle form. Its ultra compact size and precision make it ideal for trimming, pruning, wood carving and off-ground work.

25.0cm³ professional grade Shindawa engine

Designed and manufactured in Japan to the highest possible standards. The 2 stroke engine provides powerful cutting with low emissions and noise levels.Shindaiwa 251Ws

Packed with features for the professional

The 251Ws features starter grip assist caps for easy refilling an oiler adjustment on top enabling control of oil flow for optimum operation and a palm rest for maneuverability and precise control.Shindaiwa 251Ws

Rugged versatility

From cutting firewood to carving finely detailed works of art, you'll find that the 251Ws has the power and maneuverability to be an incredibly versatile tool.Shindaiwa 251Ws



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, 30 / 8, 10, 12
Fuel Consumption At Maximum Engine Power (L/h)

other features

Automatic fast idle

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

Soft start

Spring assisted starting system for easier starting.Shindaiwa 251Ws

Optional spike

Spike as option.Shindaiwa 251Ws

C4 technology

Model with C4 technology engine.Shindaiwa 251Ws


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 251Ws

Digital controlled CDI

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

Side access chain tensioner

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

Super anti-vibration system

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

U handle

Model with U type handle.Shindaiwa 251Ws

Loop handle

Model with loop type handle.Shindaiwa 251Ws

High torque

High torque gear for more efficient work.Shindaiwa 251Ws

Rotatable handle

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

Tip guard

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

Adjustable cutter clearance

Cutter clearance is easily adjustable.Shindaiwa 251Ws

Adjustment free

Cutter clearance is adjustment free.Shindaiwa 251Ws

EZ-lock system

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

Posi-Loc pipe system

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

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 251Ws

Rotational control

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


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