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  • Fellowes Powershred 79Ci Cross Cut Shredder Fellowes Powershred 79Ci Cross Cut Shredder
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Fellowes Powershred 79Ci Cross Cut Shredder

Quick Overview

Cross Cut Shredder with 5/32" x 1 1/2" cut size, 12-16 sheet capacity at security level P-4

Regular Price: $459.00

Special Price $218.00

Shipping Price: $25

Availability: In stock


  • Sheet Capacity: 14
  • Shred Speed: 11 Ft./min
  • Category: Personal
  • Feed Opening Size: 9"
  • Cut Type & Size: Cross Cut, 5/32" x 1 1/2"
  • Security Level: P-4
  • Maximum Run Time: 20
  • Bin Capacity: 6 Gallon

Fellowes Powershred 79Ci cross cut shredder comes with a security configuration of level 3 (P-4). It can slice through paper, metal (paper clips, staples), plastic (credit cards) and optical media (CDs/DVDs). This unit has a 9” wide feed opening and can shred up to 14 paper sheets in a single shred cycle. The shredder generates a particle size of 5/32” x 1-1/2”. Fellowes 79Ci shredder has a run time of 20 minutes on/30 minutes off. The auto start/stop feature included in this shredder causes it to start shredding automatically upon sensing paper near the shredder’s feed opening. Fellowes 79Ci paper shredder is a 100% jam proof shredder. Its jam proof mechanism senses any paper jams and automatically reverses the paper. The SafeSense technology ensures maximum security as this cross cut shredder halts shredding upon sensing human hand interaction near the feed opening. This shredder also features SilentShred, which makes the shredding operation completely noise free. The 79Ci cross cut shredder has a bin capacity of 6 gallons and it is the best fit for personal usage. Owing to its slim and portable design, this jam proof shredder can also be used in small scale office setups.

Additional Information

NameFellowes Powershred 79Ci Cross Cut Shredder
MPN NumberNo
Weight (lbs.)28.2200
CategoryPersonal Shredder
Cut TypeCross Cut
Cut Size (inches)5/32 x 1 1/2
Sheet Capacity14
Shred Speed (ft./min.)10
Feed Opening (inches)9
Security Level3
DIN Security LevelP-4
Maximum Run Time (minutes)12
Can ShredCD's/DVD's, Credit Cards, Paper, Paper Clips, Staples
Value Added Features100% Jam Proof, SafeSense Technology, SilentShred
Bin Capacity (gallons)6
Waste Bin typePull-out Waste Bin
Country of OriginUnited States
Dimensions (H" x W" x D")21.31 x 15.38 x 10.44
Warranty2 Year Warranty on Machine, Lifetime Warranty on Cutter

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Part Number


Sheet Capacity


Cut Type


Cut Size / mm

3.9 x 38

Throat width


Security Level


Bin Capacity

23 L

Run Time

12 mins

Product Dim (mm)

556 x 382 x 270


2 years for machine, lifetime on cutting heads


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    Fellowes Powershred 79Ci Cross Cut Shredder

    This is a 79 Ci from fellowes. This 14 sheet crosscut shredder can shred staples, credit cards, paperclips, CDs and DVDs, that includes the six down and pullout bin and can shred continuously for 12 minutes before it's cooling down period. The 79 Ci has several unique features, the patented 100% jam proof system eliminates jams by preventing the shredder from taking in more papers then it can handle. Simply remove excess paper and resume shredding. The jam proof system also powers through miss that paper. The light bar will give you visual feedback while you shred. Green to yellow means you're within the recommended paper capacity thus maximizing productivity. The 79 Ci also features patented safe Sense technology which stops shredding when hands get too close. The shredder also includes silent shred performance making it ideal for that side use. Again this is the 79 Ci from fellowes, manufacturers of the world's toughest shredders

    Q. What is the capacity of the Fellowes Powershred 79Ci?

    A. The Fellowes Powershred 79Ci is a moderate capacity machine and can shred 14 sheets at a time.


    Q. How is a crosscut shredder different from a strip cutter?

    A. Cross cutting offers more security because it shreds paper into small bits instead of strips.


    Q. What is the warranty period?

    A. The Fellowes Powershred 79Ci comes with a 2-year warranty.


    Q. What does cycle duty mean?

    A. Ideally, the machine should run for 12 minutes followed by 20 minutes off for ideal performance.


    Q. What is the shred speed?

    A. The Fellowes Powershred 79Ci can shred a maximum of 10 feet per minute.


    Q. Does it have a safety system?

    A. The Fellowes Powershred 79Ci has a safety system that avoids hand cuts and injuries.


    Q. Can it shred DVDs?

    A. Yes, you can use the Fellowes Powershred 79Ci to shred CDs and DVDs.

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