10 Best Ativa 12 Sheet Cross Cut Shredders
for March 2021

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Ativa 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Shredder, A12CC19

Ativa 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Shredder

A12CC19

by OFFICE DEPOT
What We like

Shred speeds up to 6.07 fpm allows fast use.

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Product Features

  • 12-sheet shredder can be used to destroy staples, paper clips, and credit cards.
  • Cross-cut blades slice paper in a cross-hatch pattern into shreds measuring 0.17" x 1.38".
  • Make sure your private information stays away from identity thieves and other criminals. This cross-cut shredder makes it easy to quickly finish large jobs.
  • 6 gallon bin easily pulls out for emptying.

6 gallon bin easily pulls out for emptying. Cross-cut blades slice paper in a cross-hatch pattern into shreds measuring 0.17" x 1.38". Make sure your private information stays away from identity thieves and other criminals. this cross-cut shredder makes it easy to quickly finish large jobs. 12-sheet shredder can be used to destroy staples, paper clips, and credit cards.

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AmazonBasics 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder

AmazonBasics 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder

by AmazonBasics
What We like

User-friendly design: 4-mode control switch (auto, off, reverse, forward); anti-jam auto reverse technology; LED status indicators (misaligned, overload, overheat, and power on); 8.7-inch-wide paper entry; easy-to-empty 4.8-gallon bin

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Product Features

  • Quality tested: as part of AmazonBasics quality inspections, we test every shredder before shipping it, which means you may see some paper shreds from the testing
  • Sheet capacity: shreds up to 12 sheets of 20-pound bond paper at a time (no need to remove staples or small paper clips); also destroys credit cards (one at a time)
  • Cross-cut shred size: turns paper into small confetti-like pieces measuring 3/16 by 1-9/16 inches (5 by 40 mm); meets security level P-3 standards
  • Run time and thermal protection: 7 minutes on / 30 minutes off; if shredder runs continuously beyond the max run time, it will automatically shut off to protect the motor from overheating

Run time and thermal protection: 7 minutes on / 30 minutes off; if shredder runs continuously beyond the max run time, it will automatically shut off to protect the motor from overheating Quality tested: as part of AmazonBasics quality inspections, we test every shredder before shipping it, which means you may see some paper shreds from the testing Cross-cut shred size: turns paper into small confetti-like pieces measuring 3/16 by 1-9/16 inches (5 by 40 mm); meets security level p-3 standards Sheet capacity: shreds up to 12 sheets of 20-pound bond paper at a time (no need to remove staples or small paper clips); also destroys credit cards (one at a time)

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Aurora AU1200XD Compact Desktop-Style 12-Sheet Crosscut Paper and CD/Credit Card/Junk Mail Pullout Basket Shredder

Aurora AU1200XD Compact Desktop-Style 12-Sheet Crosscut Paper and CD/Credit Card/Junk Mail Pullout Basket Shredder

by Aurora
What We like

1.8-Gallon translucent pullout bin with LED indicator lights standby/ overheat/ overload/ door open status

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Product Features

  • Shreds Paper, CDs, DVDs, credit cards, junk mail into small pieces (5/32 by 1-7/32 inches), security level P-4
  • "Shred Safe" advanced safety feature auto power-off upon forced entry, prevent accidents
  • Ultra-quiet operation, Crosscut shredder with 12 sheet capacities; destroys CDs, DVDs, credit cards, junk mail, staples and small paper clips
  • Anti-jam auto-reverse to clear paper jams; nonstop 5-minute continuous run time and hassle free

"shred safe" advanced safety feature auto power-off upon forced entry, prevent accidents Shreds paper, cds, dvds, credit cards, junk mail into small pieces (5/32 by 1-7/32 inches), security level p-4 Anti-jam auto-reverse to clear paper jams; nonstop 5-minute continuous run time and hassle free Ultra-quiet operation, crosscut shredder with 12 sheet capacities; destroys cds, dvds, credit cards, junk mail, staples and small paper clips

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Ativa 10-Sheet Cross-Cut Shredder, C187-H

Ativa 10-Sheet Cross-Cut Shredder

C187-H

by OFFICE DEPOT
What We like

3.4-gallon pullout bin has an easy-open lid.

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Product Features

  • Destroying sensitive documents can help ensure that your private information stays out of the hands of identity thieves and other criminals. This Ativa shredder in black and gray allows you to quickly dispose of financial statements and other personal papers, providing you with increased peace of mind.
  • 10-sheet shredder can be used to destroy papers, credit cards, paper clips and staples.
  • 10-sheet cross-cut shredder turns paper into 3/16" x 1-9/16" pieces to help keep sensitive information safe.
  • Destroys up to 10 sheets per pass, so you can finish large tasks more quickly.

10-sheet shredder can be used to destroy papers, credit cards, paper clips and staples. 10-sheet cross-cut shredder turns paper into 3/16" x 1-9/16" pieces to help keep sensitive information safe. Destroys up to 10 sheets per pass, so you can finish large tasks more quickly. Destroying sensitive documents can help ensure that your private information stays out of the hands of identity thieves and other criminals. this ativa shredder in black and gray allows you to quickly dispose of financial statements and other personal papers, providing you with increased peace of mind.

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Fellowes Powershred 73Ci 100% Jam Proof 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder

Fellowes Powershred 73Ci 100% Jam Proof 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder

by Fellowes
What We like

This items packaging will indicate what is inside and cannot be hidden.

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Product Features

  • 6-gallon pull-out bin with LED bin-full indicator. Item H x W x D (inches):21.25 x 15.50 x 11.31.Security Level: DIN 3
  • 100% Jam Proof System eliminates paper jams and powers through tough jobs
  • SafeSense Technology stops shredding when hands touch the paper opening
  • Runs for up to 10 minutes before a cool down period is needed
  • Shreds 12 sheets of paper per pass into 397 (5/32 x 1-1/2 Security Level P-4) cross-cut particles; shreds staples, credit cards, paper clips, CDs/DVDs

Shreds 12 sheets of paper per pass into 397 (5/32 x 1-1/2 security level p-4) cross-cut particles; shreds staples, credit cards, paper clips, cds/dvds Runs for up to 10 minutes before a cool down period is needed 6-gallon pull-out bin with led bin-full indicator. item h x w x d (inches):21.25 x 15.50 x 11.31.security level: din 3 Safesense technology stops shredding when hands touch the paper opening 100% jam proof system eliminates paper jams and powers through tough jobs

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Ativa 12-Sheet Micro-Cut Shredder, A12MC19

Ativa 12-Sheet Micro-Cut Shredder

A12MC19

by OFFICE DEPOT
What We like

Keep this powerful unit in your home office to quickly shred through sensitive documents. The micro-cut design leaves behind virtually unreadable scraps.

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Product Features

  • Shred speeds up to 6 fpm allows fast use.
  • 6 gallon bin easily pulls out for emptying.
  • 12-sheet shredder can be used to destroy staples, paper clips, and credit cards.
  • Micro-cut blades slice paper in a cross-hatch pattern into shreds measuring 0.16" x 0.47".

6 gallon bin easily pulls out for emptying. Shred speeds up to 6 fpm allows fast use. 12-sheet shredder can be used to destroy staples, paper clips, and credit cards. Micro-cut blades slice paper in a cross-hatch pattern into shreds measuring 0.16" x 0.47".

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Aurora AU1460XA Anti-Jam 14-Sheet Crosscut Paper/CD and Credit Card Shredder/ 6-Gallon Pullout Basket 120 Minutes Continuous Run Time

Aurora AU1460XA Anti-Jam 14-Sheet Crosscut Paper/CD and Credit Card Shredder/ 6-Gallon Pullout Basket 120 Minutes Continuous Run Time

by Aurora
What We like

6.0-Gallon pullout bin with LED indicator lights standby/ overheat/ bin-full/ overload/ door open status

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Product Features

  • Nonstop 120-minute continuous run time
  • Anti-jam auto-reverse to clear paper jams; ultra-quiet operation
  • High security crosscut with 14 sheet capacities; destroys CDs, DVDs, credit cards and small paper clips
  • Shreds paper, CDs, DVDs, credit cards into small pieces (5/32 by 1-7/32 inches), security level P-4

Nonstop 120-minute continuous run time Shreds paper, cds, dvds, credit cards into small pieces (5/32 by 1-7/32 inches), security level p-4 Anti-jam auto-reverse to clear paper jams; ultra-quiet operation High security crosscut with 14 sheet capacities; destroys cds, dvds, credit cards and small paper clips

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Ativa 10 Sheet Micro-Cut Shredder, OMM103P

Ativa 10 Sheet Micro-Cut Shredder

OMM103P

by Ativa
What We like

With this Ativa shredder in black and gray in your home or office, keeping personal information private is easy. The large waste basket means you won't have to constantly empty it, and the shredder accepts 10 sheets per pass.

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Product Features

  • 3.8-gallon waste basket lets you go long periods in between emptying. Pullout bin makes emptying a breeze.
  • 10-sheet micro-cut shredder leaves small, 3/16" x 7/16" pieces.
  • Shreds paper, staples and credit cards.
  • 10 sheets per pass to work through big jobs.

Shreds paper, staples and credit cards. 3.8-gallon waste basket lets you go long periods in between emptying. pullout bin makes emptying a breeze. 10-sheet micro-cut shredder leaves small, 3/16" x 7/16" pieces. 10 sheets per pass to work through big jobs.

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Aurora AU1230XA Anti-Jam 12-Sheet Crosscut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with 5.2-gallon Wastebasket

Aurora AU1230XA Anti-Jam 12-Sheet Crosscut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with 5.2-gallon Wastebasket

by Aurora
What We like

5.2-Gallon wastebasket with LED indicator lights standby/ overheat

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Product Features

  • Shreds paper, credit cards into small pieces (3/16 by 1-9/16 inches), security level P-3
  • Overload and thermal protection, 4-mode power switch (auto-off-reverse-forward)
  • Crosscut with 12 sheet capacities; destroys credit cards and small paper clips
  • Nonstop stop 5-minute continuous run time; anti-jam auto-reverse to clear paper jams

Overload and thermal protection, 4-mode power switch (auto-off-reverse-forward) Crosscut with 12 sheet capacities; destroys credit cards and small paper clips Shreds paper, credit cards into small pieces (3/16 by 1-9/16 inches), security level p-3 Nonstop stop 5-minute continuous run time; anti-jam auto-reverse to clear paper jams

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Royal 112MX 12-Sheet Cross Cut Shredder Black

Royal 112MX 12-Sheet Cross Cut Shredder Black

by Royal
What We like

9 inch paper entry slot

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Product Features

  • Shreds 12 sheets in a single pass
  • 5/32 inch by 1 5/8 inch cross cut shreds and shreds CD's and credit cards
  • Royal Machines 112MX 12-Sheet Cross Cut Shredder Shreds CD's with Console (Black)
  • 12-sheet capacity cross-cut with Auto Start/Stop

5/32 inch by 1 5/8 inch cross cut shreds and shreds cd's and credit cards 12-sheet capacity cross-cut with auto start/stop Shreds 12 sheets in a single pass Royal machines 112mx 12-sheet cross cut shredder shreds cd's with console (black)

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