Personal, cross-cut shredder provides powerful deskside shredding with jam protection. Jam Proof System eliminates frustrating jams by preventing overloads and powering through tough jobs. SilentShred feature delivers ultra-quiet performance for shared work spaces. Patented, SafeSense Technology features an active sensor that stops shredder immediately when hands touch the paper opening. Energy Savings System reduces energy consumption by up to 70 percent, compared to conventional shredders during normal usage. Shredder shreds 12 sheets per pass into 5/32" x 1-1/2" confetti particles (Security Level 3). You can also shred staples, paper clips and credit cards. Maximum runtime is 10 minutes with a 20-minute cooldown. Electronic auto start/stop feature ensures quick, easy shredder operation. Sleek, modern design also includes a 9" wide paper entry, 70-decibel sound level, casters and easy-to-empty, 6-gallon pullout bin. 73Ci Jam Proof Cross-Cut Shredder is made of plastic and metal.