Fellowes Powershred 485i Strip Cut Shredder

Strip Cut Shredder with 7/32" cut size, 38 sheet capacity at security level P-2
Special Price $2,985.84 was $5,330.99
Availability: In stock
  • Sheet Capacity: 38
  • Shred Speed: 20 Ft./min
  • Category: Departmental
  • Feed Opening Size: 16"
  • Cut Type & Size: Strip Cut, 7/32"
  • Security Level: P-2
  • Maximum Run Time: Continuous
  • Bin Capacity: 35 Gallon

Fellowes 485i strip cut shredder is a 100% jam-proof shredder with a continuous duty motor and SafeSense technology for preventing injuries. It is suitable for departments with 10-15 people. The Fellowes shredder can shred paper, paper clips, staple pins, credit cards, and optical media. Its wide feed opening allows it to shred large paper sizes. It is a level 2 security office shredder.
Fellowes 485i shreds without paper jams due to the integrated 100% Jam Proof technology; it automatically reverses in the case of paper jams. Its SafeSense technology is a safety feature that prevents accidental injury by stopping the shredding whenever it detects human fingers close to the feed opening. It reduces energy costs when it places in sleep mode after few minutes of inactivity.
Fellowes 485i shredder is a TAA compliant shredder for educational institutes and it can be purchased by government funds. It continuous duty motor ensures that does not require any cooling time. This paper shredder comes with both nylon and metal gears along with the metal sprocket and chain drive that enables shredding of the toughest of jobs. The large waste bin reduces operational costs as the bags will last for a longer time.

Basic Attributes
Cut TypeStrip Cut
Sheet Capacity38
Shred Speed (ft./min.)20
Security Level2
Feed Opening (inches)16
Bin Capacity (gallons)35
Cut Size (inches)7/32
Country of OriginUnited States
Waste Bin typePull-out Waste Bin
Dimensions (H" x W" x D")37 1/4 x 25 x 20
DIN Security LevelP-2
Maximum Run Time (minutes)Continuous
Warranty2 Year Warranty on Machine, Lifetime Warranty on Cutter
Value Added Features100% Jam Proof, Energy Smart, SafeSense Technology
Can ShredCD/DVDs, Credit Cards, Paper, Paper Clips, Staples
CategoryDepartment Shredder
Product NameFellowes Powershred 485i Strip Cut Shredder
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965 x 559 x 508


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Fellowes Powershred 485i Shredder

Experience sleek design, innovative technologies and hassle free shredding with the Powershred 425 and 485 series of cross cut and strip cut shredder. Each of these four commercial models are probably designed and assembled in the USA and meet strict TAA guidelines. The 38 sheets crosscut and 28 sheets strip club models, all have continuous run times and power through CDs, DVDs, credit cards, paperclips, staples and junk mail. The 425 series features a 300 millimeter throat and can be made 114 later removable waste bin, while the 485 series features an extra wide 400 millimeter throat and larger 132 meter waste bin. Both crosscut shredder feature our auto oil system, which automatically lubricates the cutters to enhance performance and extend shredder life. Paper jams are no longer in frustration with the Fellowes 425 and 485 series shredders. Our advanced one hundred percent jam proof system will not only prevent the shredder from being overfed, but also manages miss fed paper by pausing the motor, reversing out the paper and then powering through the tough job. Just watch the light bar to maximize productivity. Green to yellow gives you the feedback you are shredding within the recommended capacity, while red means you're over the sheet limits. Safety also comes with the 425 and 485 series. Our advanced Safe Sense technology automatically stops running with hands touch the paper opening. These shredders also feature our exclusive energy saving system. Optimizing energy savings both in and out of use. Experience innovation, power and durability. Fellowes, the world's toughest shredders.

Q. Is this shredder only for a single user?

A. No, more than 10 people can use this at a time.


Q. Are paper jams common in this shredder?

A. No. The Jam Proof system eliminates any risk of paper jams.


Q. Does this shredder need any warming up time before use?

A. No, you can simply switch it on and start using it.


Q. How do I get rid of the paper shreds?

A. The bin comes out easily for convenient waste disposal.


Q. What if the blades get damaged?

A. The blades come with a 20-year warranty and can be easily replaced.

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