Professional petrol U-handle brushcutter with easy starting light weight, robust construction.

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With soft start technology and ergonomic design your Shindaiwa brushcutter is ready when you are. Move from one job to the next with increased productivity. The C226S is ultra light weight , weighing just 4.9kg yet retains an impressive power output of 0.71kW.

Professional engine.

Professional engine.

With a Japanese 21.2cm³ professional grade engine at its heart the C226S is powerul and dependable.

The power of options.

The power of options.

Whether you're using a nylon line trimmer head or blade the C226S provides the power to breeze through the job.

Low weight.

Low weight.

Weighing in at just 4.9kg so you can get the job done without becoming fatigued.

Best Features.

Easy Start Engine

Shindaiwa’s patented system for effortless starting.


Engineered to weigh less whilst retaining robust durability.

Ease of Use

Power on and get the job done. Intuitive controls and features make your job a breeze.

Product Details.

Engine displacement (cm³) 21.2
Output (kw) 0.7
Output (ps) 1.0
Dry Weight (kg) 4.9
Fuel tank capacity (l) 0.40
Fuel Consumption At Maximum Engine Power (L/h) 0.45
Carburettor Diaphragm
Start Assist System Soft start
Drive shaft type Solid shaft
Drive shaft diameter (mm) 6.15
Main pipe diameter (mm) 25.0
Gear reduction ratio 1.36
Standardised Metal Blade 3-cutter blade
Standardised Metal Blade (Item Number) X405-000320
Vibration Left handle/Right handle (m/s) Metal Blade 3.7 / 2.9
Vibration Left handle/Right handle (m/s) Nylon head -
Sound power level (dB(A)) Blade/Nylon head 104.2 / 103.6
Sound pressure level (dB(A)) Blade/Nylon head 92.9 / 90.2
CO² (g/kW・h) 1 1262
This CO² measurement results from testing a (parent) engine representative of the engine type (engine family) over a fixed test cycle under laboratory conditions and does not imply or express any guarantee of the performance of a particular engine.