Professional shredder offers a high-security level 6 and shreds paper into 1/32" x 3/16" pieces with a continuous-duty motor. Shred 5 to 7 sheets of 20 lb. paper at 26' per minute. Two solid steel, cutting cylinders are subject to practically no wear and no sharpening and are made with a laser-cut and special heat-treating process for a more precise cut. Patented, V-TEK cutting-groove technology creates higher cutting capacity with lower power requirements. Jam-Stop Auto Reverse Technology prevents jams when trying to shred too much paper. Easy paper removal with no downtime increases productivity. WhisperShred Technology reduces decibel levels so you experience a low noise level (64 decibels) whether running idle or shredding paper. Totally enclosed gear box helps reduce noise and prevents failure from dust and debris getting into the gears. Cross-cut shredder also features auto oiler, a 20-gallon waste bin, 10" throat, and auto start/stop via electronic eye.