Boxis Autoshred R510 500 Sheet Micro-Cut Paper Shredder – Our in-depth Review
After pulling out our microscope and taking a closer look, the Boxis Autoshred R510 500
Sheet Micro-Cut Paper Shredder has proved to be a worthy machine. It’s a fairly versatile
machine with a not-too-crazy price tag either (but remember you can often get a better deal
if you call or email :-) Overall we’d recommend this machine but I suggest that you take a
look at the specs yourself.
At a level 3 security, this cross-cut shredder gets the job done. Although there are higher
levels of security, a level 3 machine provides a sufficiently small cut size to put your
identity theft worries to bed. We also like the cross-cut because it takes up much less space
which means that you won’t have to empty your bin as frequently as you would with a strip-
cut machine. There is really no reason to jump up to a level 4 machine unless you have
some ultra-sensitive documents you need destroyed.
The Boxis Autoshred R510 500 Sheet Micro-Cut Paper Shredder can shred Paper, Paper
Clips, Staples. If you need to be able to shred something else then we recommend that you
look at a larger machine and/or look for something with a little bit lower security (the higher
the security the less likelihood that the machine shreds something other than paper)..3
This shredder is rated for continuous operation. That means that theoretically you could
shred all day long and the machine would not have to shut-down to cool off. Remember that
results may vary under real-world operating conditions and things such as the temperature
of the room will affect the ability of this motor to stay cool and continue to shred. We give
this machine 2 pats on the back for being rated continuous duty and we know that you’ll
appreciate this feature in due time.
The Boxis Autoshred R510 500 Sheet Micro-Cut Paper Shredder has a 22 gallon bin. We’re
happy with this size because it will give you a bi