The MBM 2245 Series Destroyit Paper Shredder saves time and money. Transparent safety shield in the feed opening. Automatic power cut-off when shredder head unit is removed from impact-resistant plastic shred bin (cross-cut model). Double protection against overheating. Automatic start and stop controlled by photo cell. Multifunction control switch with pilot light. High quality, hardened steel cutting shafts take staples and paper clips (strip-cut model takes credit cards). Lifetime warranty on the cutting shafts. Quiet and powerful single phase motor. Fully enclosed gear box housing. Integrated handle for lifting shredder head unit from shred bin.