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Swordfish 1500XCD 15 Sheet Cross Cut Paper/Documen&hellip by Swordfish
I bought this shredder about two years ago for home use, shredding junk mail, old paperwork and the usual assorted paper paraphernalia.

It did the job for about 12 months without complaining too hard, but then started really complaining.

The major problem is that if you accidentally over feed it with too many sheets, the protection mechanism doesn't stop it in time, the discs holding the shredding teeth are forced apart, and they dont mesh together properly again after the jam has been cleared.

Also, reversing the sheets to clear the jammed paper does not fully expel them, and you really have to give it some welly to pull the jam out.

The motor… Read more