The Intimus 14.87 Strip Cut Industrial Shredder is a high volume professional compressing machine. It has its own intelligent ways of operating and has an audible signal that notifies when a bale is completed to prevent unexpected overloading. The Intimus 14.87 Strip Cut Industrial Shredder easily destroys documents such as: paper, credit cards, staples, paper clips,and DVDs/CDs before they fall into the wrong hands. It can shred 140 sheets into 1/4" strips. This shredder can operate in a continuous cycle operation which allows additional paper to be destroyed while the shredder compresses excess scraps. An audible signal indicates when the bale is complete. A great safety feature to the Intimmus 14.87 is that it has a lockable master switch for safety. A lit display notifies the operator of the status of the shredder.