10 Best Shredders with Baskets
for February 2021

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Sentinel Shredders 12-Sheet High Security Cross-Cut Paper/Credit Card Shredder with 3.3 Gallon Waste Basket (FX122B)
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Sentinel Shredders 12-Sheet High Security Cross-Cut Paper/Credit Card Shredder with 3.3 Gallon Waste Basket (FX122B)

by Intek America, Inc
What We like

Includes 1 sample ShredCare brand lubricant sheet and 1 sample of Shredcare brand waste liner for easy disposal

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Product Features

  • Shreds up to 12 sheets at a time and credit cards (one credit card at a time).
  • Crosscut shredder: security level P-3 rated (5mm x 40mm). Shreds 4.6 feet per minute.
  • This is a light, personal use shredder. Please be advised that exceeding the 2 minute run time may result in the shredder overheating and not powering on, until after the 60 minute cool down period.
  • All shredders are tested during factory production for quality assurance, finding a small amount of paper debris in the cutters or waste basket is completely normal.

This is a light, personal use shredder. please be advised that exceeding the 2 minute run time may result in the shredder overheating and not powering on, until after the 60 minute cool down period. Shreds up to 12 sheets at a time and credit cards (one credit card at a time). Crosscut shredder: security level p-3 rated (5mm x 40mm). shreds 4.6 feet per minute. All shredders are tested during factory production for quality assurance, finding a small amount of paper debris in the cutters or waste basket is completely normal.

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AmazonBasics 8-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Shredder with Pullout Basket
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AmazonBasics 8-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Shredder with Pullout Basket

by AmazonBasics
What We like

User-friendly design: 4-mode power switch (auto, off, reverse, forward); LED status indicators (bin full, door open, overload, overheat, power on); 8.7-inch paper-entry width; easy-to-empty 4-gallon pull-out bin; casters included

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Product Features

  • 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)
  • 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: 5 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 Run time and thermal protection: 5 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 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) 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)

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Aurora AU1217XB 12-Sheet Professional Crosscut Paper Shredder with Pullout Basket
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Aurora AU1217XB 12-Sheet Professional Crosscut Paper Shredder with Pullout Basket

by Aurora
What We like

Status indicator lights and Overload and Thermal protection features

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Product Features

  • ShredSafe feature powers off shredder when forced entry is detected
  • Angled feeding slot for ease of shredding and 3 position mode switch for Off, Auto-on and Reverse
  • Shred speed is 7.2 feet per minute
  • 4.0 Gallon pull-out wastebasket

4.0 gallon pull-out wastebasket Shred speed is 7.2 feet per minute Angled feeding slot for ease of shredding and 3 position mode switch for off, auto-on and reverse Shredsafe feature powers off shredder when forced entry is detected

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Aurora AS1018CD 10-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper/Credit Card/CD Shredder with Basket
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Aurora AS1018CD 10-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper/Credit Card/CD Shredder with Basket

by Aurora
What We like

Basket volume/capacity: 5.3 gallon/180 sheets

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Product Features

  • 3 Mode Safety Switch and convenient handle to lift head unit off basket
  • Safety interlock automatically shuts shredder off if head unit is removed from wastebasket
  • Crosscuts up to 10 sheets/Cut size: 5/32" x 1 9/20" pieces
  • Shreds CD's/DVD's and credit cards

3 mode safety switch and convenient handle to lift head unit off basket Shreds cd's/dvd's and credit cards Crosscuts up to 10 sheets/cut size: 5/32" x 1 9/20" pieces Safety interlock automatically shuts shredder off if head unit is removed from wastebasket

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Aurora AU1020MA High-Security 10-Sheet Micro-Cut Paper, CD and Credit Card Shredder with Pullout Basket
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Aurora AU1020MA High-Security 10-Sheet Micro-Cut Paper

CD and Credit Card Shredder with Pullout Basket

by Aurora
What We like

Large size, 4.5-gallon pullout bin with LED indicator lights Standby/ Overheat/ Overload/ Door open/ Bin-full status

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Product Features

  • "ShredSafe" advanced safety feature auto power-off upon forced entry, prevent accidents
  • 5 minute continuous run time; Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams
  • Shreds paper, credit cards and CDs/DVDs into tiny pieces (5/32 by 15/32 inches), security level P-4
  • High-Security Micro-Cut with 10 sheet capacity; destroys credit cards and CDs/DVD

Shreds paper, credit cards and cds/dvds into tiny pieces (5/32 by 15/32 inches), security level p-4 High-security micro-cut with 10 sheet capacity; destroys credit cards and cds/dvd "shredsafe" advanced safety feature auto power-off upon forced entry, prevent accidents 5 minute continuous run time; auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams

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Bonsaii Updated 12-Sheet Micro Cut Paper Shredder with 30-Minute Continuous Running Time, Credit Card Shredders for Office with Pullout Basket, Black(C221-B)
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Bonsaii Updated 12-Sheet Micro Cut Paper Shredder with 30-Minute Continuous Running Time

Credit Card Shredders for Office with Pullout Basket, Black(C221-B)

by bonsaii
What We like

4 Removable universal wheels, 2 lockable front wheels, this document shredder easy to move or park.

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Product Features

  • Shredder for office destroys paper, staples, credit card(one at a time).
  • Shredder for home use with 5.3 Gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, Easy to see when it is full with the semi-window.
  • Micro-cut paper shredder with 12 sheets (Letter Size, 75g/m2 ) shredding capacity and 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4x12mm), P4 security level; shredding size is perfect to keep your confidential information safe.
  • New realease paper shredder runs continuously for a longer time (30 minutes) than the old oversion (10 minutes) with the upgrade. Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams easily.

Shredder for office destroys paper, staples, credit card(one at a time). Shredder for home use with 5.3 gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, easy to see when it is full with the semi-window. Micro-cut paper shredder with 12 sheets (letter size, 75g/m2 ) shredding capacity and 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4x12mm), p4 security level; shredding size is perfect to keep your confidential information safe. New realease paper shredder runs continuously for a longer time (30 minutes) than the old oversion (10 minutes) with the upgrade. auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams easily.

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EZBASICS 5-Sheet Cross-Cut (Lubricant is not Needed) Paper and Credit Card Shredder with Pullout Basket, 58 dB, White
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EZBASICS 5-Sheet Cross-Cut (Lubricant is not Needed) Paper and Credit Card Shredder with Pullout Basket

58 dB, White

by EZBASICS
What We like

Compact & Stylish: Fits anywhere and amplifies your dcor. The transparent window makes it easy to see when the wastebasket is full. Pull-out design provides an easy tray for dumping.

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Product Features

  • Functions: Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams; Automatically stops shredding when it overheats, overloads or the wastebasket is removed.
  • Ultra low noise design: 58 dB Noise Level is equivalent to the sound of a two-person conversation. Maintain your quiet office/indoor environment!
  • Higher Security Level: Cross-cut shredder with 5 sheets capacity; Destroys credit cards (one at a time); Shreds paper measures 3/19"x 1-3/16", meeting security Level P4 standards.
  • Lubricant is not needed: Exclusive Cutter Design: Perfect for shredding all your confidential documents, Credit Cards, Clips and Staples. Lubricant is not needed and reduces paper jams.

Higher security level: cross-cut shredder with 5 sheets capacity; destroys credit cards (one at a time); shreds paper measures 3/19"x 1-3/16", meeting security level p4 standards. Lubricant is not needed: exclusive cutter design: perfect for shredding all your confidential documents, credit cards, clips and staples. lubricant is not needed and reduces paper jams. Functions: auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams; automatically stops shredding when it overheats, overloads or the wastebasket is removed. Ultra low noise design: 58 db noise level is equivalent to the sound of a two-person conversation. maintain your quiet office/indoor environment!

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Bonsaii 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with 3.5-gallons Pullout Basket, Black (C220-A)
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Bonsaii 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with 3.5-gallons Pullout Basket

Black (C220-A)

by bonsaii
What We like

4 Removable universal wheels, 2 lockable front wheels, easy to move or park.

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Product Features

  • 3.5 Gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, Easy to see when it is full with the semi-window.
  • 5 minute continuous run time with 45 minute cooldown time; Auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams
  • Destroys paper, credit card(one at a time), clips, staple.
  • Cross-cut paper shredder with 12 sheets (Letter Size, 20lb) shredding capacity; Shreds paper into small particles measuring 5/32 x 1-37/64 inches (4x40mm)

5 minute continuous run time with 45 minute cooldown time; auto start and manual reverse to clear paper jams 3.5 gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, easy to see when it is full with the semi-window. Destroys paper, credit card(one at a time), clips, staple. Cross-cut paper shredder with 12 sheets (letter size, 20lb) shredding capacity; shreds paper into small particles measuring 5/32 x 1-37/64 inches (4x40mm)

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Bonsaii 12-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with 5.3 Gallons Pullout Basket, Black (C221-B)
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Bonsaii 12-Sheet High-Security Micro-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with 5.3 Gallons Pullout Basket

Black (C221-B)

by bonsaii
What We like

4 Removable universal wheels, 2 lockable front wheels, easy to move or park

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Product Features

  • 5.3 Gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, Easy to see when it is full with the semi-window
  • 10 minute continuous run time with 45 minutes cooldown time; Auto start and auto reverse to clear paper jams easily
  • Destroys paper, staples, credit card(one at a time)
  • Micro-cut paper shredder with 12 sheets (Letter Size, 20lb) shredding capacity and 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4x12mm), P4 security level; shredding size is perfect to keep your confidential information safe.

5.3 gallons pull-out wastebasket capacity for less frequent and easy emptying, easy to see when it is full with the semi-window 10 minute continuous run time with 45 minutes cooldown time; auto start and auto reverse to clear paper jams easily Destroys paper, staples, credit card(one at a time) Micro-cut paper shredder with 12 sheets (letter size, 20lb) shredding capacity and 5/32 by 15/32 inches (4x12mm), p4 security level; shredding size is perfect to keep your confidential information safe.

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Aurora Professional 8 Sheet Cross-Cut Shredder with Pullout Basket, AU840XA
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Aurora Professional 8 Sheet Cross-Cut Shredder with Pullout Basket

AU840XA

by Aurora
What We like

Allows continuous shredding for up to 2 minutes. Shreds Credit cards; Small paper clips ; Staples

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Product Features

  • Overheat protection. Security Level P-3 (confidential personal & business documents)
  • Power / Overheat LED status indicator lights. Auto start / stop
  • ShredSafe advanced safety feature: Auto power-off upon forced entry, prevent accident.
  • 8 sheet crosscut; 1.72-gallon pullout wastebasket

Power / overheat led status indicator lights. auto start / stop 8 sheet crosscut; 1.72-gallon pullout wastebasket Overheat protection. security level p-3 (confidential personal & business documents) Shredsafe advanced safety feature: auto power-off upon forced entry, prevent accident.

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