Intimus VZM 17.00 high-performance modular shredding system for customized solutions is a must-have for many business organizations across the globe. These shredders come supported with an integrated magnetic separator. This means obsolete ring binders, patient files and other records with metal reinforcements for hanging file folders cabinets no longer need to be sorted out, saving the user’s time. Furthermore, scrapped metal parts are collected in a separate mobile receptacle from which they can be disposed of. Moreover, Intimus VZM 17.00 has a shred size of 16/64” x 19/32” - 1 31/32”. It has a security level of P-3 and can easily shred through staples, paper clips, CDs, Credit Cards, Floppy Disks and even file folders.
Intimus VZM 17.00 can shred not only paper but cardboard as well. Intimus VZM 17.00 comes with two shredding steps: primary and a security shredder. The strip cut particles of 1 3/16” created by the primary shredder fall on a conveyor belt and are then transported directly to the cutting shafts of the security shredder. Intimus VZM 17.00 has an automatic feed of material to pre-shredder through a large feed conveyor and hopper. Within its design, a PLC-control with a touchscreen incorporated to provide better control over the state of operations. It’s cutting cylinders made from special hardened steel allow the shredder to have a high throughput volume with low wear and power consumption.
|Name||Intimus VZM 17.00 Modular Shredding System|
|Category||High Capacity Shredder, Industrial Shredder|
|Cut Type||Cross Cut|
|Cut Size (inches)||16/64 x 19/32 1-31/32|
|Shred Speed (ft./min.)||No|
|Feed Opening (inches)||19-11/16|
|DIN Security Level||E-2, O-3, T-3, P-4|
|Maximum Run Time (minutes)||Continuous|
|Can Shred||CD's/DVD's, Credit Cards, Floppy Disks, Paper, Paper Clips, Staples|
|Value Added Features||Auto Reverse|
|Bin Capacity (gallons)||N/A|
|Waste Bin type||No|
|Country of Origin||Germany|
|Dimensions (H" x W" x D")||12 1/5 x 24 1/2 x 4 1/2|
|Warranty||1 Year Warranty on All Parts, 90 Days Labor, 3 Year on Cutting Cylinders|
Intimus VZM 17.00 cross cut is an industrial shredder that is custom built to fulfill specific customer needs for heavy duty shredding. It features a highly flexible modular system to meet the heavy demands and shreds paper, paper clips, staples, credit cards, optical media, floppy disks, and ring folders. Intimus VZM 17.00 shredder includes the LogiControl, i-Protect, Easy Run, and E-Max features. LogiControl ensures that shredding is completed in an automatic workflow process. Its safety feature, i-Protect, protects the shredder’s motor and prevents human injuries. Easy Run ensures easy operation of the shredder. Shredding is optimized by the E-Max feature as it drives the different shredder parts together. The custom design of the unit allows it to be used in different configurations and placements like inside or outside a warehouse.
In the first stage of shredding, the materials are placed in a conveyor belt to be taken to the pre-shredding blades. The Intimus VZM 17.00 pre-shreds the materials, and the materials are then passed through another conveyor belt to be taken to the magnetic separator. Pre-shredding prepares the materials for error free operation. The magnetic separator removes the metal parts which are mainly ring binders and hanging file folders, and passes the separated items to the second cutting blades. The second cutting blades shred the materials in accordance with the shredder’s security level of 3. It shreds a massive 2000 sheets at a time. Its control panel consists of an emergency stop button, and auto reverse in case of over loading.
Shred size (mm)
6 x 15-50
Number of users
Security level DIN 66 399
P-3 / O-3/ T-3+ / E-2
Actual throughput kg/h
Motor power kW
Q. How much material can the Intimus VZM 17.00 shred?
A. Intimus VZM 17.00 is capable of a throughput capacity of 600 Kg/hour.
Q. Do I need to separate paper clips/staples from documents before feeding them?
A. No, Intimus VZM 17.00 has a magnetic drum fitted inside its shredding unit that filters out all metallic objects that are fed to it, including paper clips and staples.
Q. What level of security does this shredder offer?
A. Intimus VZM 17.00 ¼“ x 9/16“-2“ cross cut shreds, which are compatible with the P-3 security standard.
Q. How many people can use this shredder at the same time?
A. The Intimus VZM 17.00 is designed to handle the shredding tasks of more than 70 people at the same time.
Q. What materials is its shredding unit capable of handling?
A. Intimus VZM 17.00 can shred cardboard, floppy disks, CDs/DVDs, credit cards, staples, paper clips, and paper.