A Level 2 strip cut shredder designed for general office use the H-12CT shredder features a 12" feed opening reinforced with steel. The H-12CT includes an Energy Management System which places the shredder in a sleep mode when idle and completely powers down after 30 minutes of inactivity. The operator control pad includes all the functions of the shredder and notifies the user when the bag is full or the door is open. With an all steel cutting head and chain drive the H-12CT will handle CD's as well as paper clips and staples. Rubber shock mounts isolate cutting head noise and vibration. An attractive fully enclosed cabinet on rolling castors provides for quiet dust-free operation.