Formax FD 8500 High Security Shredder Shredders Formax

Formax FD 8500 High Security Shredder Shredders Formax

Formax FD 8500HS High Security Shredder

  • SKU: BESFD8500HS
  • Security: Level 6/P-7
  • Sheet Capacity: 5-6 sheets*
  • Throat: 16"
  • GTIN/UPC: 096224641099
  • Mfr. Part No.: FD 8500HS
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Basic Specs and Features of the Formax FD 8500HS Shredder

  • Auto Start/Auto Stop: Optical sensor detects paper and starts operation automatically
  • Door Safety Sensor: Motor stops automatically if cabinet door is opened
  • Auto Reverse: In case of paper jam, built-in controls switch motor into reverse to clear jam
  • Heat-treated steel cutters are specially ground for longevity and require minimal oil
  • High Quality Geared Motor: Powerful, efficient AC geared-motor with heavy duty steel gears for high performance and minimal noise
  • Extra-wide 16" Feed Opening
  • Continuous-Duty Motor for non-stop operation
  • All-Metal Cabinet with casters
  • Auto Sensor: When the waste bin is full, the motor stops automatically
  • Lifetime Guaranteed Heavy-Duty Waste Bin
  • Auto Cleaning: If shred capacity is decreased, press reverse button for 5 seconds and motor will run in reverse for 1 minute
  • Oil Indicator: After every 4 hours of use, the control panel LED flashes to suggest oiling cutting blades for optimal performance
  • Self-Diagnosis System: Records operation time, number of auto-reverse sequences, volume of paper shredded, and can display information for service technicians
  • Thermal Overload Protection
  • Safety Circuit Breaker ensures safe operation
  • Manual Function: For shredding small paper which can't be detected by the sensor
The FD 8500 is a high security shredder that meets Level 6 standards according to the requirements of NSA/CSS specification 02-01. Formax has applied their prized quality and engineering of their shredder lineup to their high security shredder models.
The Formax FD 8500HS High Security Office Shredders offer Level 6 Security with a 16" feed opening, combined with commercial-grade components in a sleek, practical design. An easy-to-use LED control panel puts the power right at your fingertips.The FD 8500HS Cross-Cut model can shred up to 5 sheets at a time with a shred size of 1/32" x 3/16" . It has been evaluated by the NSA and meets the requirements of NSA/CSS specification 02-01 for Level 6 high security cross cut shredders.The optional EvenFlow Automatic Oiling System helps to keep the FD 8500HS in peak operating condition.

Manufacturer Name Formax
Throat Size/Feed Opening 16 inches
Shred Size 1/32" x 3/16"
Security Level Level 6/P-7
Cut Type High Security
Sheet Capacity Up to 5*
NSA Evaluated Yes
Disclosures * Capacity varies with grain, size, quality & paper weight and sufficient power supply.
** Please use actual HP as a specification for determining value. Use of Peak HP is for comparison purposes only where other than Actual HP is used.
Continuous Motor Yes
Model # 8500HS
Manufacturer Part Number FD8500HS
Weight 242
Height 35 inches
Width 24 inches
Depth 20 inches
Voltage 110V
Warranty Click here to view warranty
Shipping Weight 242.0 lbs.


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