Datastroyer ACD-HS Automatic Hard Drive Crusher

Datastroyer ACD-HS Automatic Hard Drive Crusher

  • NSN: 7490-01-697-2227
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Basic Specs of the Datastroyer ACD-HS Automatic Crushing Device

  • Hard drive sizes: 1.0" & 0.65" drives - standard 1.65", laptop drives (with included accessory)
  • Typical Commercial Drives: approx. 4 lbs. exertions
  • Hardened (Heavy Shielded): approx. 12 lbs. exertion
  • Operating time: approx. 10 seconds or less per drive, dependent on operator
  • Power: 100 to 250 VAC
  • 50 or 60 Hz (specify voltage when ordering)
  • Weight: approx. 63 lbs (shipping weight approx. 84 lbs)

Features of the Datastroyer ACD-HS Automatic Crushing Device

  • Rugged Design
  • Tested and used by the NSA and DOD for destroying hard drives
  • Green and Environmentally-friendly
  • Adapters available to accommodate additional drives
  • Automatic operation for hands free hard drive destruction
  • If power goes out, manual crank can continue destruction
  • Rear output slide option available
  • Auto-loader option available
  • Universal mounting kit available
  • Heavy duty custom case available
  • Rack mountable slide-out shelf available
  • One year parts warranty
Features include: Automatic start / stop operation via an integrated light barrier, a built-in safety element which stops unintentional entry, overload protection, separate collection bags so materials can be sorted, and a sturdy wooden cabinet with casters for mobility.


63 lbs (28.5 kg)


11.625" (29.5 cm) D x 7.25" (18.4 cm) W x 21" (53.3 cm) H (11" or 28 cm wide with handle)

Media Destroyed

Handles all 3.5-inch Form Factor Drives including .65-inch, 1-inch and 1.65-inch high drives.

Handles 2.5-inch Laptop hard drives with Laptop Holder.

Handles SSD (Not NSA evaluated for SSD) drives in 3.5 Form Factor and 2.5 Form Factor with the Laptop Holder.

Power Supply

115 VAC, 60 Hz; 220 VAC, 60 Hz, 230 VAC, 50 Hz (specify voltage and frequency when ordering)

Destruction Method

Bends/ breaks platters, damages heads, motor and circuit board

Cycle Time

60 HZ units: 10 seconds or less

50 HZ units: 12 seconds or less (dependent on operator)

Hand Crank: 8 seconds or less (dependent on operator)


Occasional vacuuming of debris drawer and internal housing


Rear Output Option; Rackmountable Slide-out Shelf Option (for 19” EIA racks, 19” to 28” deep)(Includes Slides); Remote Control Communication; Universal Screw Down Mounting Kit; Deployment Case with wheels

Manual Operator Exertion

Typical Commercial Drives (3.5”) – Typ. 4 lbs. exertion
Hardened (Heavy Shielded) (3.5”) – Typ. 12 lbs. exertion