The Powershred® LX65 Cross-Cut Shredder is a reliable desk side shredder for personal use. It's elevated and sophisticated design brings distinction to any work or home office environment. The patented SafeSense Technology feature automatically stops the machine from shredding if hands or paws touch the paper entry, providing superior protection and peace of mind. The LX65 shreds 10 sheets per pass into 5 /32" x 1 9/16" cross-cut particles (Security Level P-4) and safely shreds staples, paper clips, and plastic credit cards. Its 6 gallon waste bin with easy lift-off head holds over 300 shredded sheets. Designed for individual use, the LX65 shreds for up to 6 minutes before a 20 minute cool down period is needed.