The MBM AL1 cross cut paper shredder shredder is modern-looking compact desk-side shredder with smooth aluminum casing. You can special order the custom high quality synthetic side panels in a number of different colors, including black, gray, white, green and red. With DIN level 4 security, this shredder ensures protection of your sensitive information. A photo cell sensor automatically turns the machine on and off, for higher ease-of-operation. You can shred 11 sheets at once into its 9 1/2 inch wide throat. The AL1 shredder comes equipped with "SPS" safety features, including automatic power cut-off when the cabinet door is opened, sensory fill level control that turns off the machine when the shred bag is full, easily accessible button for automatic reverse and shutoff to avoid paper jams, electronically controlled clear safety guard over the feed opening and double protection against overheating.