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Hitachi CS51EAP 50.1cc Gas 20 in. Rear Handle Chainsaw
Model#: HITNCS51EAP
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Hitachi CS51EAP 50.1cc Gas 20 in. Rear Handle Chainsaw

Model#: HITNCS51EAP
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The new Hitachi CS51EAP chainsaw is powered by a 50.1cc commercial grade Pure Fire engine. This saw was built for the commercial user who needs to be able to cut large trees quickly. The CS51EAP features a compression release for easy starts, a sprocket nose bar, and a bucking spike to provide superior control and ease of cut. The CS51EAP is also simple to operate with side access chain tensioning and an adjustable oiler. Other features include a half throttle choke with trigger release for easy start and warm up, and tool-less access to the air filter. Depending upon user preference, optional 16 in. and 18 in. bars and chains are also available and sold seperately.
Features:
  • 50.1cc commercial grade PureFire engine provides clean, powerful performance with less fuel consumption
  • Decompression valve makes starting easy
  • Automatic and adjustable oiler so the user can adjust oil flow to the bar and chain
  • Bumper spikes and sprocket nose bar for good control and easy cutting
  • Spring type anti-vibration system for user comfort and less fatigue
  • Primer bulb and auto return choke for easy start and warm up
  • Strong double-pole brake handle for safety
  • Side access chain tensioner makes adjusting quick and easy
  • Tool-less access to air filter makes cleaning the filter a breeze
  • 7-year consumer warranty, 2-year commercial warranty and 1-year rental warranty
Includes:
  • 50.1cc Gas 20 in. Rear Handle Chainsaw - CS51EAP
  • 20 in. Bar
  • 20 in. Chain

Specifications

Bar Length: 20 in.
Chain Gauge: 0.050 in.
Chain Pitch: 3/8 in.
Engine Displacement: 50.1cc
Horsepower: 2.4
Starting System: Recoil

Reviews

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4.3

(based on 4 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (4)
  • High RPM speed (4)
  • Lightweight (4)
  • Powerful torque (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Fire wood (4)
    • Tree removal (4)
    • Clearing brush (3)

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    5.0

    Don't Waste Your Money On A Lesser Saw

    By Andrew The Cutter

    from Oregon, IL

    About Me Handyman

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy to Use
    • High RPM Speed
    • Lightweight
    • Powerful Torque

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Clearing Brush
      • Fire Wood
      • Tree Removal

      After looking at similar 20" saws by other makers such as Poulan and Remington, I decided to spend the extra $100-125 for this unit. It started the first time as advertised and is a solid unit. I spent a couple of hours cutting up some fallen timber for firewood and it did not miss a beat, and there is plenty more wood waiting for it. It started on the third pull after I stopped several times to replenish chain oil and fuel. Part of the reason I bought this saw is because of the quality of the Hitachi leaf blower I bought a couple of years ago. It starts almost immediately, has great power and has been a reliable performer on my wooded lot. You cannot go wrong buying this saw.

       
      4.0

      great saw warranty so so

      By uncle vin

      from westchester county ny.

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Pros

      • Easy to Use
      • High RPM Speed
      • Lightweight
      • Powerful Torque

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Clearing Brush
        • Fire Wood
        • Tree Removal
        • Trimming Branches

        i use it around the house trees branches i find it easy to pull start being that i have a bad shoulder that says a lot it goes through the hardest tree i had with no problem saw is all good so far the warranty is great only problem the warranty shops are few and far away with tolls being so high it could cost you quite a bit................the saw gets a 5 with the warranty shops so far away for chainsaws you have to think about that i give it a 4 (the rest of there products have warranty shops all over the place) my total score is 4

         
        4.0

        light but strong

        By supermanz

        from Wilmington, CA

        About Me Handyman

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • High RPM Speed
        • Lightweight
        • Powerful Torque

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Fire Wood
          • Tree Removal

          I gave it 4 stars not 5 because I only used it once so far so durability has not been tested but if it dose last then it will deserve that fifth star.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Great Service

          By Rebellaw

          from Ruston, LA

          About Me Do-It-Yourself

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Use
          • High RPM Speed
          • Lightweight
          • Powerful Torque

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Clearing Brush
            • Fire Wood
            • Tree Removal

            Powerful engine, cut great but had problems with chain brake. Easy and efficient exchange and replacement has been great. Tyler Tool was great to work with.

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            • Q:

              Wondering what the part numbers are of the 18" bar and corresponding chain that would fit this saw?
              Asked on 5/9/2014 by ljn21 from Plymouth, MN

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                The model number for the 18" chain is 668-7284 and the 18" bar is 669-6982.
                You can contact Hitachi at 800-706-7337 to order the parts.

                Answered on 5/9/2014 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
            • Q:

              can you get a carrying case for this saw? If so, what make and model number and where you can purchase this item.
              Asked on 11/11/2013 by candy from Lincoln NH

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                We do not stock a carrying case for this saw. You can contact Hitachi directly and they will be able to assist you. Their phone number is 800-706-7337.

                Answered on 11/12/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
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            Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. hereby warrants products manufactured by it or sold by it to be free from defects in material or workmanship for a period of seven years after delivery to the first consumer end user. “Consumer applications” are defined as all applications for household use. Products used in commercial applications are warranted for two years after delivery of the product to the first commercial end user. “Commercial applications” is defined as all applications other than rental which are not considered household use.

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            All solid steel drive shafts utilized in Hitachi products, including split boom attachments for SmartFit® models, retailed after January 1, 2005 are warranted for life. Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. will replace, at no charge, any failed solid steel drive shaft free of charge for those models. If Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. determines that the failure of a solid steel drive shaft effectively damaged other components, those components will be covered under the terms of the warranty and will be replaced free of charge. No labor expenses will be covered for drive shaft replacement, or subsequent replacement of related parts, after the expiration of the products original warranty coverage period.

            Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. warrants its ignition systems for a period of five years.

            All accessories, attachments, and spare parts will carry a 90 day part replacement warranty. Provided however, normal wear parts including hoses, spark plugs, starter rope, air and fuel filters, clutch shoes, vibration isolators, throttle cables, lubricants, and all cutting attachments, etc. are not subject to this replacement warranty. Normal maintenance and adjustments to the magneto, points, carburetor, and spark plugs are not considered the responsibility of Hitachi under this warranty.

            This warranty is limited to repair or replacement by Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. or at the premises of Hitachi/Tanaka Power Equipment Authorized Service Dealers, of such parts as appear to Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd., upon inspection, to be defective in material and/or workmanship.

            This warranty is extended to the first end user, and no warranty is made nor authorized to be made assignable on resale by the first end user.

            Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. makes no warranty with respect to accessories not sold or distributed by Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. Such accessories are subject to the warranty policy of their respective manufacturers or distributors.

            For the name and address of your nearest Hitachi/ Tanaka Power Equipment Authorized Service Dealer, call or write to Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. at 3950 Steve Reynolds Blvd, Norcross, GA 30093 (800) 706-7337 or visit www.hitachipowertools.com.

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            This warranty will cover only defects arising under normal usage, and shall not apply, nor will Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. assume any responsibility, if the failure was caused by the following:

            • Operation of product with incorrect fuel to oil ratio
            • Misuse or abuse
            • Negligence
            • Accident or physical damage
            • Repairs made by unauthorized parties and/or with unauthorized parts
            • Improper set up or altered products
            • Improper adjustments i.e. carburetor, etc
            • Operation of engine speeds above Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. recommendations
            • Failures due to contaminated fuel
            • Failure to operate the unit in the manner specified by the "owner’s manual"
            • Cutting attachments i.e. nylon line, blades, etc

            ANY ACTION FOR BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY HEREUNDER MUST BE BROUGHT WITHIN A PERIOD OF SIX MONTHS FROM THE END OF THE APPLICABLE WARRANTY PERIOD.

            No agent, representative, dealer, or employee of Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd. has the authority to increase or alter the obligations of this warranty.

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