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DestroyIt 5009 Document Shredder - Edge One

Destroyit 5009 Paper Shredder

When it comes to high-capacity shredding, the Destroyit 5009 stands out as a reliable solution. This cross-cut shredder offers a range of features that make it ideal for businesses and organizations with substantial shredding needs.

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Key Features:

  • Centralized Oiler: One of the standout features of the Destroyit 5009 is the centralized oiler. It provides a quick and easy way to lubricate the cutting head, ensuring smooth and efficient operation.
  • Powerful Cutting Head: The cutting head is made of high-quality tempered steel, allowing the shredder to handle even hardbound documents, including 3-ring binders.
  • SHRED Cart: The machine features an electronically secured door at the rear, making it safe and straightforward to remove the shred cart.


  • Particle Size: 11/32″ x 1 1⁄2″–3″ (6 x 50 mm)
  • Sheet Capacity: 600+* (may vary due to paper and power supply variations)
  • Security Level: 2
  • Feed Opening: 20″
  • Max. Horsepower: 24

The Destroyit 5009 comes with an extra-large feed table equipped with a conveyor belt and an electronically secured safety guard. Its easy-to-use control panel offers push buttons for forward, stop, and reverse functions, ensuring an intuitive user experience. Safety features include a lock and key, main switch, and an emergency stop button.

In the event of a paper jam, the shredder offers automatic reverse and re-feed capabilities. Optical indicators display the operational status, and the machine provides two automatic speed modes: “Power” for bulk feeding and “Speed” for high-speed shredding of smaller quantities.

The cutting shafts are made of high-quality, hardened steel and are resistant to soft metals. This means the shredder can handle various materials, including CDs, VHS tapes, hardbound documents, and 3-ring binders. The cutting shafts come with a lifetime warranty.

The Destroyit 5009 is powered by dual 3-phase motors with a maximum horsepower rating, ensuring continuous operation. Durable gears are enclosed in a dust-proof housing for added reliability. The machine features a large shred compartment with an easy-access door located at the rear and a mobile shred cart with a bag mounting frame for easy disposal of shred bags. The bin has a capacity of 79 gallons.

Additional features include automatic power cut-off when the shred bag is full or when the cabinet door is opened. A thermal switch prevents overheating, and the shredder is mounted on heavy-duty casters for mobility. Optional accessories include a modular conveyor belt system and extra shred carts.


Depth: 85 1⁄2 inches (121 inches with conveyor system)
Width: 40 3⁄4 inches
Height: 67 1⁄2 inches

Shipping Weight: 3,080 lbs

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