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Formax FD 8500HS Office Cross Cut Paper Shredder

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Formax FD 8500HS Office Cross Cut Paper Shredder
Formax FD 8500HS Office Cross Cut Paper Shredder
  • Cross Cut Paper Shredder
  • Sheet Capacity: Up to 5 Sheets
  • Speed (feet per minute):;39
  • Feed Opening Size: 16"
  • Shred Size:;1/32" x 3/16"
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General Information

Security Level:High Security ShreddersType:Cross Cut Shredders
Model:8500HSMPN:FD 8500HS
The Formax 8500 Medium security cross cut paper shredders offer commercial-grade components in an attractive design. It comes with an LED control panel for easy operation. This is shredder capable of shredding up to 6 sheets of paper at a time. Our low price guarantee on this shredder is unmatched. Order yours today!
  • Meets NSA Level 6 security shredding requirements
  • Auto Start/Stop, Auto Reverse, Auto Cleaning
  • Extra-wide 16" feed opening
  • Easy-to-use LED Control Panel with load indicator
  • High-quality all metal cabinet with casters
  • All-metal gearing
  • High-density lifetime guarantee waste bin
  • Special heat-treated steel cutters require minimal oiling
Cohen This shredder has done a great job of destroying my confidential documentation. Despite its performance, I do have a few issues with the shredder. This shredder is not known for its productivity. It does a great job of protecting sensitive information, but it only shreds about 5 sheets at once. Depending on the job, this shredder can be a burden or an asset. It is a level 6 security shredder, but it is a little expensive. The cost was double the price of other level 3 security shredders. I am very pleased with this machine although it cost me a great deal of money. As I unpacked the machine, I noticed the strong, study structure of this shredder. It weighs about 242 pounds. The bin is made of a durable material that I expect to last a very long time. I am pleased with the stainless steel blades as well. I shred a number of green bar computer printouts so the 16-inch feeding opening easily accommodates my office needs. The FD 8500HS is a well-powered machine with many safety options. I am pleased to say that the cutting blades shred at thirty-nine feet per minute. The shredder stops automatically when the waste bin is full, or if I accidentally open the door. The shredder is easy to use and maintain. Perhaps the best benefit it that it is NSA approved for its high level of security. This is a great buy for those who need to use this shredder occasionally instead of daily.

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  • Formax started in 1987 and is now a leader in manufacturing paper processing equipment ranging from office to large mail centers. Formax specializes in the design, manufacturing and distribution of paper handling equipment.
    Formax products include pressure sealers for processing one-piece mailers, document folders and inserters besides a broad range of complementary products like commercial-grade shredders, cutters, bursters, joggers, signers, booklet makers, letter openers and much more. Their leading product line is the paper shredder which is built powerful with tough steel gears for high performance and minimum noise level. The popular shredders among customers are FD 8600SC, FD 8500HS and FD 8400HS.
    Formax is a successful manufacturer and its product lines are proudly offered through a dealer network. It is committed to create strong and successful brands and it looks into the future with renewed pledge to serve customers with best products in the market.

  • Cross cut shredders cut unwanted confidential material, ensuring they don’t fall in the wrong hands. They offer extra security by slicing paper vertically and horizontally in the shape of confetti.
    Cross cut shredders offer more security and some can shred more than just paper. Some of the larger cross-cut devices have continuous-duty motors. Dahle, Clary, Fellowes and Formax are the prominent manufacturers.
    Popular shredders are Dahle’s 20813 and 30414, Clary’s 3800X, and 3900X, Fellowes’s SB-125Ci and C-225Ci, and Formax’s FD 8400 HS, FD 8500HS and FD8802CC.

  • Specifications

    Shred Size (Width) 1/32" x 3/16"
    Sheet Capacity Up to 5 Sheets
    Speed 39 feet per minute
    Shred Type Cross Cut
    Throat Size 16"
    Waste Container Volume 26 gallons
    Product Dimensions (H x W x D) 24” W x 20” D x 36.25” H
    Power suply 110V, 50/60 Hz
    Weight242 lbs.

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    [8000-15] Formax Shredder Oil
    • Quantity: 8 oz - 6 Bottles
    • It ensures smooth operation.
    • Cross Cut shredders should be oiled after 30 minutes of operation and strip cut after one hour.
    • It can be used with Formax 8400HS and 8500HS Shredders Only.

    $ 45.00
    Customer Testimonials

    "I spoke with Benjamin Lapidot and requested the quote for the Dahle shredder. The quote came within 30 minutes and I was able to complete the order on the same day.The oorder arrived yesterday (03 November 2010). We have setup the unit and it is functioning well.My entire experience with Clary far surpassed what I usually experience with suppliers.When I need other office machines, I shall DEFINITELY contact them.Thank you!"


    "Although the shredder I ordered was damaged during delivery, Clary was very quick to make sure the replacement was sent immediately. Kevin Wong was extremely helpful and professional in making sure everything was taken care of quickly and efficiently."

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