The Kobra 260 C2 paper shredder is a medium-sized, cross cut office shredder featuring a wide 10-1/4" throat that can handle up to 11 sheets at a time. For added security this model shreds paper down to 1/12" x 3/5" pieces. It has automatic start/stop via electronic eye and stand-by function for one-handed paper shredding. The 260 C2 has a special safety feature that shuts the cutting heads off once the door is opened. The 260 C2 shredder comes equipped with a heavy-duty chain drive with steel gears and carbon hardened cutting knives which are unaffected by paper clips and staples. The shred bins space-saving design gives the user manageable front access to the machine. An optional computer forms top shelf is also available for continuous forms shredding.