The SS-16D is a Heavy Duty Level 6 / P-7 DOD Crosscut Paper and Optical Media Shredder. It has been evaluated by NSA and meets the requirements of NSA/CSS Specification 02-01 for High Security Crosscut Paper Shredders as well as NSA/CSS Specification 04-02 for Optical Media Destruction Devices. Ideal for DOD and Government top secret and classified shredding of Paper and Optical Media including all types of CDs and DVDs as well as credit cards. The SS-16D is the Highest Rated Paper & CD Shredder listed on the NSA EPL. It includes an internal Auto Oiler which oils the cutting blades for optimal performance. The SS16D is equipped with Dual Feed Openings. The cutting system for Optical Media shreds up to 2000 CDs per hour and the cutting system for Paper up to 15 sheets per pass with a 1/32 x 3/16 (.8 x 4.8 mm) cut for "Top Secret" documents. The solid steel cutters are heat treated and individually ground for longevity and a powerful and efficient AC geared continuous duty motor with Heavy Duty Steel Gears makes for high performance and minimal noise. The All Metal Drive System uses no internal nylon or plastic gears as is common in lower quality shredders. Thermal Overload Protection and a Safety Circuit Breaker ensure safe operation. Also features Auto Start/Stop operation, Door Safety and Bag Full sensors, an Auto Reverse anti-jamming control and an LED Control Panel with load indicator. Housed in an All-Steel cabinet on casters and includes Lifetime Guaranteed Heavy Duty waste bins.