With a continuous-duty motor, this heavy-duty shredder offers a professional, data security device and maximum performance for a busy mid-size office. Continuous-duty operation ensures continual shredding with no downtime. Optimized cutting device technology tears through 28 to 30 sheets of paper, creating 38 strip-cut particles per page with a whisperlike noise level during shredding. Cutting head is made from 100 percent solid steel for high cutting capacities. Wear-resistant cutting rollers ensure long life. Shredder also shreds staples, paper clips, credit cards and CDs/DVDs. Automatic start/stop and on/off switch include an integrated reversing function. Other features include a 10" wide throat and 20 gallon waste bin.