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Shibaura Tractors | SX21 - SX24

Supplier: JTP Machinery

Shibaura Tractors SX21 - SX24 Hydrostatic 4 wheel drive Garden tractors in 21 and 24 horsepower.


Shibaura Tractors | SX21 - SX24

With modern sleek styling, flat operator platform and class leading operating and safety features as standard. The Japanese designed and manufactured tractor is quality and performance all round. A pleasure to own and operate.

Features Of The Shibaura SX21 - SX24

Power Unit

  • Powered by high performance 3 cylinder, water cooled, Shibaura diesel engine.
  • Low noise and low vibration.
  • High fuel efficiency and low emission - the engines meet the Tier II emission standards for the stringent USA and European market.
  • Exhaust muffler is located under bonnet for quiet and unobstructed view for driver.
  • Fuel tank capacity is a generous 29.5 litres.

Transmission, Driveline, Braking & Steering

  • Two range Hydrostatic transmission with two pedal control.
  • Maximum speed 16.1 km/h forward (10.9 in reverse).
  • Wet rear disc brakes provides excellent stopping power.
  • Optional cruise control is available; ideal for mowing large open spaces.
  • Hydrostatic power steering.
  • High steering angle for agility with a minimum turning radius of 2.3 metres.
  • Tractor is standard with turf or bar tyres.

PTO, 3-Point Linkage & Hydraulics

  • Rear category 1 3-point linkage is standard equipment. The lift capacity of this heavy duty linkage is 318 kg at 610mm rear of the ball ends.
  • Ideal for a wide range of implements such as rotary hoes, slashers, mulchers and spreaders.
  • Standard with a clevis towing hitch.
  • Hydraulic pump capacity is 14.2 litres per minute. Optional double-acting hydraulic remote is available.
  • Mid and Rear PTO is standard equipment. The Mid PTO operates at 2200 rpm and the Rear PTO operates at 540 rpm.
  • The 3-position PTO control (Yellow Lever) allows the engagement of either the rear, mid or both PTOs simultaneously.
  • Orange Lever: Selects the Hi-Lo Hydrostatic Range.
  • Black Lever: Is mower deck height adjustment.
  • Yellow lever: PTO engagement is by an independent wet disc clutch with safety interlocks to prevent accidental tractor starting with the PTO engaged.
  • Black Lever: Rear Linkage raise-lower control with and additional raise-lower speed control knob (lower Black).
  • Black handle: is the 2WD - 4WD selection.
  • Lever style handbrake is standard equipment.
  • Linkage and PTO combination is ideal for a wide range of grounds-care and small-farm application.

Operator Station - Safety and Ergonomics

  • The general station layout is ergonomical with PTO, deck, linkage and transmission levers in easy rach of the operator on the left and right sides of the seat.
  • Forward/Reverse and speed selection for the hydrostatic transmission is through two foot pedals.
  • For operator comfort, adjustable seat suspension is standard equipment. The suspension has height, spring tension and slide adjustments.
  • The seat is fitted with a retractable seat belt which is a safety requirement with any ROPS tractor.
  • The optional delux high-back seat is shown and is also more generously padded.
  • The operators platform is suspended on silent blocks for a quiet and low vibration work station.
  • The flat and unobstructed floor, provides easy operator access from either side, without the clutter of levers and pedals as trip hazards.
  • For improved roll-over protection, the tractor is fitted with a foldable ROPS (Roll-Over Protective Structure). This ROPS meets the stringent European safety standards; with its forward reaching frame, it provides the maximum protected operator space as compared to the conventional straight-frame ROPS.
  • A Folded ROPS allows for safer mowing under trees as a taller fixed ROPS may hit and break off low branches, potentially falling onto the operator.


  • The flip-up bonnet conveniently provide access to essential maintenance items. The radiator has a slide-out screen that is easily cleaned and prevents radiator clogging from grass debris.
  • The engine air filter is a 4 inch dual element filter that is easily accessible with the bonnet up.
  • With the side panels easily removed, full access is available to all workshop service items such as fuel, oil and hydraulic filters.

Key Safety Features

  • European standard forward-reaching ROPS (Roll-Over Protective Structure).
  • Foldable ROPS for safer under-tree mowing.
  • Seat belt.
  • Flat floor free of trip hazards.
  • PTO interlocks to prevent accidental starting with PTO engaged.
  • Conventional lever handbrake.
  • Australian standard road lights including indicators, brakes and reflectors.
  • Large rear-view mirror.