High-capacity cross-cut shredder is ideal for offices with a large volume of high-performance shredding needs. Shred up to 46 sheets of paper per pass into confetti (Security Level 3) with its continuous-duty motor. Shredder also shreds staples, paper clips, CDs/DVDs and credit cards. 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 machine is overloaded, increasing productivity. WhisperShred Technology reduces decibel levels so you experience a low noise level (55 decibels) whether running idle or shredding paper. Energy Management Control System reduces power consumption by as much as 90 percent. TAA-compliant shredder also features a 16" throat and auto oiling mechanism.