Dahle  |  SKU: 818 HD

Dahle PowerTEC 818 HD Hard Drive Punch


GSA Pricing Available

GSA Contract (GS-02F-0166V)

Product Overview

  • NSA/CSS 02-01 approved for top-secret shredding needs of military and government agencies
  • Automatic EvenFlow Lubricator provides continuous oil across cutting cylinders for peak performance
  • Trident Grip Jam Prevention technology avoids blockages in the feed
  • SmartPower Energy Management reduces power consumption and saves on electrical costs
  • Produces 1mm x 4.7mm particles with precision-milled cutting cylinders
  • Holds up to 30 gallons of shredded waste
  • German-engineered with 10-1/4" feed width and 8 to 10-sheet capacity
  • Auto on/off and bag-full auto off features for convenience

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User Manual: View PDF File

  • Shredder Application
    Digital Media
  • Security Level
  • NSA Approved
  • Bin Capacity
    27 gallons
  • Throat Width/ Feed Opening
    4.7 inch
  • Shreddable Material
    2.5 inch & 3.5 inch Hard Drives
  • Cutting Capacity
    1 Drive
  • Noise Level
    60 dB
  • Electrical Requirements
    115 Volts, Single Phase
  • Maximum Horse Power
    0.75 HP
  • Weight
    154 lb
  • Dimensions
    19.75 x 20 x 34.5 inch
Product Description:

The Dahle PowerTEC 818 HD Hard Drive Punch is a powerful and reliable solution for securely destroying 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch hard drives. With its built-in level H-3 nickel-plated punch, this NSA Approved machine ensures that all digital data on the hard drives becomes completely unreadable.

Featuring an illuminated chute opening with a transparent safety cover, the 818 HDD hard drive shredder offers both convenience and safety. The machine automatically stops when the door or chute cover is open, providing an added layer of protection. With a 27-gallon waste bin, you can easily dispose of the shredded hard drives without frequent emptying.

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Dahle PowerTEC 818 HD Hard Drive Punch


Cut Type


Cut Size


Security Level


Sheet Capacity


Bin Capacity

27 gallons

Feed Width

4.7 inch

Run Time


Shreddable Material

2.5 inch & 3.5 inch Hard Drives
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