Quality, performance and reliability are what people have come to expect from HSM's Classic shredders and the 104.3 Strip Cut shredder is no exception. Made in Germany, the 104.3 features quality 100% solid steel cutting rollers and cutting cylinder that comes with a lifetime warranty plus a solid, reliable continuous duty motor.The generous 9 1/2" feed opening can handle an impressive 24 sheets at once at a speed of 16ft/min. This strip cut shredder also handles staples, paper clips, credit cards, CD's and DVD's just as easily. The 104.3 is as quiet as it is powerful thanks to HSM's Whisper Shred technology which significantly reduces shredder noise. Simple to use rocker switch with on/off and reverse functions plus energy saving automatic on / off function which means shredding starts as soon as paper is inserted and stops when shredding is complete. The built in Zero Energy Stand-By system means no energy is being used when the shredder is in stand-by mode. The ample 8.7 gallon waste bin can be easily removed and emptied and features an inspection window for easy monitoring. Powerful, reliable and packed with user friendly features that save you both time and money it's easy to see why the Classic 104.3 Strip Cut Shredder truly is a classic.