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over size shredder

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21/02/2018 at 13:43

Have you hooked this up to a motor? Did it work? How big of a motor did you need?

We have been finding that since the shredder blades are fairly wide and essentially dull, that there is a lot of resisting force against the motor when shredding thicker materials or more plastic at a time. We are considering sharpening the blades or re-designing the shredder box to be more efficient.

Oddly enough, we found that this heavy duty paper shredder that cost us $300 seems to be more efficient at shredding cups, utensils and other thin objects.

Here’s a video of it:

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