10 Best Home Paper Shredders for February 2021

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AmazonBasics 6-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder
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AmazonBasics 6-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder

by AmazonBasics
What We like

User-friendly design: 3-mode power switch (auto, off, reverse); 8.7-inch paper-entry width; easy-to-empty 4.1-gallon bin

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Product Features

  • Micro-cut shred size: turns paper into tiny confetti-like pieces measuring 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4 by 12 mm); meets high security level P-4 standards; shreds 6X smaller than standard cross-cut shredders (2,235 pieces vs. 360 pieces)
  • Sheet capacity: shreds up to 6 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, through dedicated slot)
  • 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
  • Run time and thermal protection: 3 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 Micro-cut shred size: turns paper into tiny confetti-like pieces measuring 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4 by 12 mm); meets high security level p-4 standards; shreds 6x smaller than standard cross-cut shredders (2,235 pieces vs. 360 pieces) Run time and thermal protection: 3 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 Sheet capacity: shreds up to 6 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, through dedicated slot)

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AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Strip-Cut Paper, CD and Credit Card Home Office Shredder
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AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Strip-Cut Paper

CD and Credit Card Home Office Shredder

by AmazonBasics
What We like

User-friendly design: 3-mode control switch (auto, off, reverse); easy-to-empty 3.2-gallon bin

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Product Features

  • Run time and thermal protection: 2 minutes on / 15 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
  • Sheet capacity: shreds up to 8 sheets of 20-pound bond paper at a time (no need to remove staples or small paper clips); also destroys CDs, DVDs, and credit cards (one at a time, through dedicated slot; blades cut each disc into 4 pieces)
  • Strip-cut shred size: turns paper into 1/4-inch-wide strips at a rate of 9.84 feet per minute; meets security level P-2 standards

Sheet capacity: shreds up to 8 sheets of 20-pound bond paper at a time (no need to remove staples or small paper clips); also destroys cds, dvds, and credit cards (one at a time, through dedicated slot; blades cut each disc into 4 pieces) Run time and thermal protection: 2 minutes on / 15 minutes off; if shredder runs continuously beyond the max run time, it will automatically shut off to protect the motor from overheating Strip-cut shred size: turns paper into 1/4-inch-wide strips at a rate of 9.84 feet per minute; meets security level p-2 standards 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

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Bonsaii Updated 60-Minute Heavy-Duty Micro-Cut Paper Shredder, 14-Sheet Shredding Capacity for Office and Home Use, Destroys Credit Card/Staples/Clips, 6-Gallon Pullout Wastebasket, Black (C149-D)
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Bonsaii Updated 60-Minute Heavy-Duty Micro-Cut Paper Shredder

14-Sheet Shredding Capacity for Office and Home Use, Destroys Credit Card/Staples/Clips, 6-Gallon Pullout Wastebasket, Black (C149-D)

by bonsaii
What We like

6-gallon pull-out wastebasket with large transparent window is easy to see when the bin is full and less frequently to empty

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Product Features

  • Shreds up to 14 sheets at a single pass into tiny particles measuring 5/32 x 25/64 inches, reaches P-4 high-security, keeps your privacy
  • 60-minute continuous running time meets your heavy-duty use for large office and home
  • Destroys credit cards/staples/clips, fulfills your diverse requirements
  • Auto start/stop and manual reverse jam-proof system with 62 dB quiet operation, helps you clear out the paper jams easily

Auto start/stop and manual reverse jam-proof system with 62 db quiet operation, helps you clear out the paper jams easily Shreds up to 14 sheets at a single pass into tiny particles measuring 5/32 x 25/64 inches, reaches p-4 high-security, keeps your privacy 60-minute continuous running time meets your heavy-duty use for large office and home Destroys credit cards/staples/clips, fulfills your diverse requirements

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Bonsaii 6-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper Shredder, Shredders for Small Office & Home Use,4-Minute Continuous Running Time, 3.4 Gallons Wastebasket, Black(C204-C)
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Bonsaii 6-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper Shredder

Shredders for Small Office & Home Use, 4-Minute Continuous Running Time, 3.4 Gallons Wastebasket, Black(C204-C)

by bonsaii
What We like

Convenient handle design for emptying scraps of paper easily.

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Product Features

  • 4 minutes continuous running time with 40 minutes cooldown time.
  • Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams; Thermal protection system to protect the motor from overheating.
  • 3.4 gallons wastebasket capacity for less frequent emptying with basket window to see when it is full.
  • Cross-cut paper shredder with max 6 sheets (Letter Size, 75g/m) shredding capacity; Shreds paper into tiny particles measuring 13/64 x 1-49/64 inches (4x45mm), high-security grade.

Cross-cut paper shredder with max 6 sheets (letter size, 75g/m) shredding capacity; shreds paper into tiny particles measuring 13/64 x 1-49/64 inches (4x45mm), high-security grade. 3.4 gallons wastebasket capacity for less frequent emptying with basket window to see when it is full. Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams; thermal protection system to protect the motor from overheating. 4 minutes continuous running time with 40 minutes cooldown time.

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Bonsaii 10-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Paper Shredder, Credit Card/Staples/Clips Shredders for Office and Home Use, 3.5-Gallon Pullout Wastebasket with Large Transparent Window (C220-B)
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Bonsaii 10-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Paper Shredder

Credit Card/Staples/Clips Shredders for Office and Home Use, 3.5-Gallon Pullout Wastebasket with Large Transparent Window (C220-B)

by bonsaii
What We like

3.5 Gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, Easy to see when it is full with the semi-window

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Product Features

  • Micro-cut paper shredder with 10 sheets (Letter Size, 75g/m) shredding capacity and 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4x12mm), security level 4; shredding size is perfect to keep your confidential information safe.
  • Auto start and manual reverse function protect you from the frustration of paper jams; overheating and overloading protection technology keeps sustainable using and prolong shredder's lifetime.
  • 5 minutes continuous run time with 45 minutes cool down time; Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams
  • Destroys paper, staples, credit card(one at a time)

5 minutes continuous run time with 45 minutes cool down time; auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams Micro-cut paper shredder with 10 sheets (letter size, 75g/m) shredding capacity and 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4x12mm), security level 4; shredding size is perfect to keep your confidential information safe. Auto start and manual reverse function protect you from the frustration of paper jams; overheating and overloading protection technology keeps sustainable using and prolong shredder's lifetime. Destroys paper, staples, credit card(one at a time)

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Bonsaii Paper Shredder, 12 Sheet Cross Cut Document and Credit Card Shredder for Home Use, Black(C170-C)
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Bonsaii Paper Shredder

12 Sheet Cross Cut Document and Credit Card Shredder for Home Use, Black(C170-C)

by bonsaii
What We like

With ETL certification, crosscut shredder meets the relevant product safety standards and provides consumers with assurance through product performance and safety tests. Note: please read the user guide included on this detail page to troubleshoot issues before using it.

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Product Features

  • Paper shredders for home accepts documents (up to 12 sheets at a time) and turn private documents and personal information into cross sections measuring 13/64 x 1-49/64 inches which is more secure than strip-cut paper scraps.
  • High security shredder P-3 level meets everyday shredding needs, with added security for sensitive documents. It will grabs ATM receipts, mortgage statements, junk mail and other unwanted info and even destroys credit cards (one at a time) quickly and efficiently.
  • Equipped with safety switch, the power will be turned off and cross-cut shredder will stop working when machine head is lifted which ensures the operators' safety. Besides, there is also a see-through window for keeping an eye on the fullness of the 3.7 gallons bin.
  • Documents shredder will run continuously for 5 minutes before needing a 40-minute cool-down with overheated LED indicator. If it shreds continuously beyond the max running time 5 minutes and begins to overheat, the unit will automatically shut off to protect the motor.

Documents shredder will run continuously for 5 minutes before needing a 40-minute cool-down with overheated led indicator. if it shreds continuously beyond the max running time 5 minutes and begins to overheat, the unit will automatically shut off to protect the motor. High security shredder p-3 level meets everyday shredding needs, with added security for sensitive documents. it will grabs atm receipts, mortgage statements, junk mail and other unwanted info and even destroys credit cards (one at a time) quickly and efficiently. Equipped with safety switch, the power will be turned off and cross-cut shredder will stop working when machine head is lifted which ensures the operators' safety. besides, there is also a see-through window for keeping an eye on the fullness of the 3.7 gallons bin. Paper shredders for home accepts documents (up to 12 sheets at a time) and turn private documents and personal information into cross sections measuring 13/64 x 1-49/64 inches which is more secure than strip-cut paper scraps.

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Fellowes 62MC 10-Sheet Micro-Cut Home and Office Paper Shredder with Safety Lock for Added Protection (4685101),Black
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Fellowes 62MC 10-Sheet Micro-Cut Home and Office Paper Shredder with Safety Lock for Added Protection (4685101)

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by Fellowes
What We like

Includes 5 gallon pull-out waste bin that helps keeps workspace clean and casters for easy mobility

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Product Features

  • Safety Lock feature disables shredder when not in use for added safety protection
  • Quiet Operation helps to eliminate noisy disruptions in shared office environments
  • Powerful confetti shredder with shreds up to 6x smaller than standard cross-cut shreds
  • Fellowes shredder shreds 10 sheets of paper per pass into 2,011 (7/64 x 25/64) micro cut particles (Security Level P-4); Shredder can also destroy staples and credit cards

Safety lock feature disables shredder when not in use for added safety protection Fellowes shredder shreds 10 sheets of paper per pass into 2,011 (7/64 x 25/64) micro cut particles (security level p-4); shredder can also destroy staples and credit cards Powerful confetti shredder with shreds up to 6x smaller than standard cross-cut shreds Quiet operation helps to eliminate noisy disruptions in shared office environments

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AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Capacity, Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder, 4.1 Gallon
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AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Capacity

Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder, 4.1 Gallon

by AmazonBasics
What We like

User-friendly design: 3-mode control switch (auto, off, reverse); overheat LED indicator; 8.7-inch paper-entry width; easy-to-empty 4.1-gallon bin with see-through window

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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 8 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 1-27/32 inches (5 by 47 mm); meets security level P-3 standards
  • Run time and thermal protection: 3 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

Cross-cut shred size: turns paper into small confetti-like pieces measuring 3/16 by 1-27/32 inches (5 by 47 mm); meets security level p-3 standards Sheet capacity: shreds up to 8 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) Run time and thermal protection: 3 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

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Shredder for Home, Bonsaii 6 Sheet Cross Cut Paper Shredder for Small Home Office Use, Portable Handle Design with 3.4 Gallons Wastebasket (C237-B)
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bonsaii Shredder for Home

Bonsaii 6 Sheet Cross Cut Paper Shredder for Small Home Office Use, Portable Handle Design with 3.4 Gallons Wastebasket (C237-B)

by bonsaii
What We like

Convenient Design: Portable handle with 3.4 gallons transparent window bin makes it easy to see when it is full.Auto Start And Manual Reverse makes easy work of clearing any paper jams easily.

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Product Features

  • Cross-cut Shredder: Home office shredder with 6-sheet capacity without removing staples, shreds paper into tiny pieces measuring 13/64 x 1-37/64 inches (5x40mm) in a short time.
  • Overload And Overheat ProtectionThe Bonsaii Paper shredder will run continuously for 4 minutes before needing a 40-minute cool-down.
  • High-Security P-3 Level: Shredder for home office which can destroy clips, staples, and credit card (one at a time), receipts, bills and important document. Maximize the security of your personal information.

Cross-cut shredder: home office shredder with 6-sheet capacity without removing staples, shreds paper into tiny pieces measuring 13/64 x 1-37/64 inches (5x40mm) in a short time. High-security p-3 level: shredder for home office which can destroy clips, staples, and credit card (one at a time), receipts, bills and important document. maximize the security of your personal information. Overload and overheat protectionthe bonsaii paper shredder will run continuously for 4 minutes before needing a 40-minute cool-down.

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Bonsaii 8-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper Shredder, P-4 High-Security Credit Card & Staples Shredder Machine for Home Office Use, Portable Handle Design with 3.5 Gallons Wastebasket, Black (C234-B)
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Bonsaii 8-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper Shredder

P-4 High-Security Credit Card & Staples Shredder Machine for Home Office Use, Portable Handle Design with 3.5 Gallons Wastebasket, Black (C234-B)

by bonsaii
What We like

Convenient handle design with 3.5 gallons transparent window wastebasket, helps you clean up the paper scraps easily and quickly

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Product Features

  • AUTO start/stop and manual reverse makes shredding and paper jams clearing easy. Overheating and overloading thermal protection system can prolong its lifetime of the motor and the shredding machine
  • This shredder Destroys paper, clips, staples, and credit card (one at a time), ideal for destroying your unwanted documents
  • Crosscut paper shredder with 8 sheets of shredding capacity (letter size, 20lb), shreds paper into tiny pieces measuring 13/64 x 45/64(5x18mm) and reaches P-4 high-security level

Auto start/stop and manual reverse makes shredding and paper jams clearing easy. overheating and overloading thermal protection system can prolong its lifetime of the motor and the shredding machine Crosscut paper shredder with 8 sheets of shredding capacity (letter size, 20lb), shreds paper into tiny pieces measuring 13/64 x 45/64(5x18mm) and reaches p-4 high-security level This shredder destroys paper, clips, staples, and credit card (one at a time), ideal for destroying your unwanted documents

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