Personal/Small Business Cross-Cut Shredder prevents paper jams before excess paper gets caught in cutters. Indicator light warns when too many sheets are inserted. You simply remove extra sheets and continue shredding. Self cleaning cutters reduce buildup of shreds. Shredder cross-cut shreds into 1/4" x 1-3/4" size shreds up to 16 sheets of 20 lb. paper (including CDs, DVDs, paperclips, staples and credit cards) into an eight gallon pullout drawer. Ideal for one to three users requiring medium (level 3) security for confidential and strategic documents. Shredder's auto shut-down provides convenience and conserves energy.