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MS 251 C-BE

A powerful, fuel-efficient chainsaw that’s comfortable to use and easy to adjust.

MS 251 C-BE
MS 251 C-BE is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 252.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect chain saw for all jobs in yard Have only had for 1 month but I used Stihl Saw for 15 years in fire department capacities and this is only company I will use when buying a chain saw- reliable, sturdy, well built and company that stands by its product and only picks best dealers to sell and service their products.
Date published: 2017-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gem of a saw Love the ease of starting. Plenty of power for any normal tree felling or cutting firewood. Way better than my prior saw. Love it!
Date published: 2017-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent saw, a joy to start & very smooth/refined This is my first saw purchase in over 20 years. Had a 20 year old 025 w/ 16" bar and also a 24 year old 038Magnum with 32" and 25" bars. These old saws were unreal, the magnum running constant on at top speed as a mill saw. Until recently never had any issues out of them but as of late became very difficult to start. Having a problem rotator cuff and back issues I actually pulled muscles in both my arms getting the beast and even the smaller saw started, which the small one ended up never starting. I finally gave in and sold them. This new ms251cbe is unreal smooth and starting the saw is actually a joy. Gone are the days of a hard n fast pull, the quick snap my old saws required to turnover. It literally takes no effort. I dont know why all saws arent designed with this type of start system. Relatively light, much lighter than my 038Magnum but feels a slight bit heavier than my 025. This new 251 is very ergonomic, well thought out not requiring any tools to remove the sprocket cover or any tools to adjust chain tension. Love no longer needing a flat head to open and tighten the fuel & oil caps. The addition of the fuel bulb is great and goes to the easy start system. Only negative if I can pin one on it is the 4 position run selector seems to be a thinner flimsy plastic. Not sure why this one small part was skimped on. Hopefully that will hold up, its the only part of the saw I see as a potential fail point.The saw cuts VERY smooth, even idle it will not walk all over the ground or a hard flat surface. It cuts very smooth and clean, the new type of vibration dampening system this handle uses is night and day better than my old saws. Hope to see this saw last at least another 20 years, since this one will not see the extreme use my old ones did I expect it will.
Date published: 2017-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just a great saw I have had other saws, but this one blows the others away. Plenty of power and easy to start, I would recommend this saw to everyone.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Saw I have cut trees with over 22 inches diameter with this saw and it has tremendous power for its size. Very good on fuel, highly recommend this saw.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Right size and light weight This saw is the right size and weight for taking trees down on my property
Date published: 2017-09-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good saw for home use. I am removing fifty foot trees from my yard one piece at a time. The MS 251 C is doing a great job so far. Just finished the first tree which was 18 inches across in places. The saw did great as long as you did not force-feed it.
Date published: 2017-09-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice This starts easy. The chains are a little soft IMO. Other than that it's a decent saw
Date published: 2017-09-06
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