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Sheet capacity: 10 20 lb. pages in one pass
Paper shred size: .16” x 1.38”
4mm x 45mm
• Check shredder for damage or defects; some particles of paper are normal due to
• Plug the power cord into any easily reached standard outlet.
• To use, slide power switch on top to “Auto” position.
• Close the main bin.
• Place paper for shredding into the designated slot.
NOTE: Maximum sheet capacity for insertion is 10 sheets of 20 lb. paper in a single pass.
To Shred Credit Cards, CDs and DVDs
• To shred credit cards, CDs and DVDs open protective cover over separate opening
and insert item using convenient guides.
ALWAYS unplug before emptying bin.
Black & Decker has a toll-free help line for customers living in the United States
and Canada. Our customer service phone number is 1-800-297-5028 or visit our website
If you have a problem with your shredder, check the symptoms and remedies below.
If you cannot solve the problem this way, contact Black & Decker paper shredders
Do not open shredder head to attempt repair: It could expose
you to electric shock and will void your warranty.
- Check to see if bin is full. If bin is full, empty bin and
replace. Follow instructions under maintenance.
- Oil cutting cylinders.
Shredder squeaks, grinds or runs
- No action required. This is a self-cleaning function.Shredder continues to run for
1 or 2 seconds after shredding
has been completed.
- Make sure shredder is plugged in.
- Make sure power switch is in “Auto” position.
- Make sure bin is fully closed.
- Check to see if either bin is overfull which could result
in a jam. If so, empty.
- If you are unable to clear the jam, turn off and unplug
the shredder. Slowly and carefully pull the remaining
paper out. Forcefully removing the paper is likely to
cause irreparable damage to the shredder.
Shredder does not start or stops
Thank you for buying a Black & Decker paper shredder. Black & Decker
paper shredders have become the benchmark for innovation, performance
and quality to protect against identity theft. We have taken great care in
designing and engineering a product to meet and exceed your needs.
To ensure years of safe, efficient performance, please read
these important product usage and safety instructions.
If you have any questions regarding the product, please feel free to
call toll-free 1-800-297-5028.
WA R N I N G
ALWAYS KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
The icons on top of the shredder warn the user of the potential dangers if the shredder
is used improperly.
W A R N I N G
WAR N I N G
WARNING: Hazardous moving parts. Keep fingers and other body parts away.
WARNING: To reduce risk of fire, electrical shock or injury:
NEVER allow children to operate a paper shredder, even under adult supervision.
A paper shredder is NOT a toy.
DO NOT use flammable synthetic oil, petroleum-based products or aerosols of any kind
on or near product at any time.
DO NOT operate any electrical product with a damaged cord.
ALWAYS keep the power cord clear of the shredder opening.
AVOID getting jewelry, hair or loose clothing too close to feed slot as serious injury can occur.
DO NOT handle plug or product with wet hands.
ALWAYS keep children and pets away from the shredder.
ALWAYS unplug shredder when not in use.
DO NOT attempt to feed more sheets of paper than specified on the feeder.
DO NOT attempt to shred materials other than paper, credit cards and CD’s.
DO NOT hold CD or DVD with finger through the center ring while feeding into shredder.
ALWAYS empty the waste bin prior to becoming full.
DO NOT place shredder near heat or water source.
DO NOT open shredder head to attempt repair: It could expose you to electric shock and
will void your warranty.
ALWAYS unplug your unit before cleaning. Strong cleaning chemicals should not be used.
The socket-outlet shall be installed near the equipment and shall be easily accessible.
The Following are Important Safety Instructions.
Read All Instructions Before Using.
Limited Lifetime Warranty
WHO IS COVERED:
This warranty covers only the original retail purchaser of the Black & Decker Paper
Shredder who submits the warranty registration card within 90 days after purchase.
This warranty is not transferable.
HOW LONG DOES COVERAGE LAST:
For cutter blades: Lifetime – as long as you own the product
For all other parts: One year from the date of original purchase
WHAT IS COVERED:
Any defect in material or workmanship of your Black & Decker Paper Shredder
WHAT IS NOT COVERED:
This warranty does not cover damage due to misuse, abuse or accident such as:
• failure to maintain the product as provided in the Black & Decker
Paper Shredder Instruction Manual
• commercial use
• improper or unauthorized repair or service
• fire, flood, “acts of God” or other contingencies beyond the control of HoMedics, Inc.
WHAT HOMEDICS WILL DO:
Repair, and if not possible, replace your Black & Decker Paper Shredder with a new or
reconditioned model of the same type. If the model has been revised, you will receive the
most current model.
HOW TO GET SERVICE:
Visit our website at www.blackanddeckershredders.com or call the toll free customer
service line at 1-800-297-5028.
THE DURATION OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY IS LIMITED
TO ONE YEAR. HOMEDICS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE PURCHASE OR USE OF THE PAPER
SHREDDER. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts,
or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above
limitations may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you
may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
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ONE YEAR FOR
Please read these instructions before use
This product is designed to shred paper, staples, small paper clips, credit cards, CDs and DVDs.
It is not intended to shred large paper clips, continuous forms, adhesive labels, transparencies,
newspaper, cardboard or any other plastic other than credit cards. Using it for these purposes
is likely to cause irreparable damage. Please do not attempt to shred more than 10 sheets/1 CD
or DVD at a time. Shredder should not run more than 200 sheets/50 disks continuously. Items
should be centered and unit will begin and end shredding automatically. All disks should use
specific entry as noted on your shredder.
It is important to empty the waste bin regularly to ensure the smooth operation of the
cutting cylinders. The shredder will not operate when the bin is full. Regular oiling
is also necessary for proper performance. It is recommended to use the shredder oil
every few weeks.
Maximum running time: 3 minutes
Automatic cool-down period: 30 minutes
Shred one CD or credit card at a time
Shred 10 sheets of paper at a time
Hang the CD Waste Bin in this way