Rexel Home Personal Shredders
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The higher incidence of identity theft has resulted in raised
awareness and an increased demand for personal shredders.
Today many people in the market for a home shredder are shopping
by price alone but buying a small, inexpensive shredder may not
be the answer as you may soon realize you need more shredder than
you’ve purchased. A low cost machine, tends to have a short
duty cycle ,requires a longer cool down time , handles less paper
, and possible doesn’t have the desired level of security.
Choosing the right shredder for personal use will depend on the
type of shredding you plan to do.
When deciding on a paper shredder for the home it is important
to notice the items that the machine shreds. Certain Acco Rexel
home shredder can handle paper, staples, paper clips, CDs and
The Acco Rexel range of budget home shredders are ideal for the
day-to-day shredding of personal documents like bank statements,
unwanted mail and e-mails. You can choose between an Acco Rexel
strip cut shredder or a more secure Acco Rexel cross cut shredder.
The advantage of strip-cut shredders is that they generally handle
a higher volume of paper and have lower maintenance requirements.
But because the strips don’t compress well, you’ll
need a larger basket (or more frequent emptying). If security
is an issue then maybe it is best to consider an Acco Rexel cross
Cross-cut shredders not only provide more security by cutting
paper vertically and horizontally into confetti-like pieces but
the shredded paper also compresses better so the basket holds
more cut paper, therefore a smaller size bin will do.
If you intend to shred up to 100 sheets per day then an Acco
Rexel personal shredder is fine , however if you need a higher
shred volume then look beyond personal shredders.
A personal home shredder’s shred capacity is important.
Remember to bare in mind though that in real-world use, most shredders
do best at 1-2 sheets less than their stated specs.
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