Strip-cut shredder is designed to shred credit cards, paper clips, staples, CDs, DVDs and paper into 1/8" strips (Security Level 2). Shredder can handle up to 24 sheets per pass at 13' 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. WhisperShred Technology reduces decibel levels so you experience a low noise level (55 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. Intelligent Energy Management System saves you up to 90 percent power consumption compared to a standard standby switch. Shredder offers continuous feed, a 12-2/10" throat width, 21.7 gallon removable bin, Jam Stop Auto Reverse technology, and automatic shutdown function.