Intimus 16.50S (11.8 x 55) is a heavy duty shredder which is ideal for industrial purposes. It is specifically designed to handle a large number of documents at one time, and has an enormous sheet capacity of up to 550. The cutters operate at a maximum speed of 47 ft/min, due to which a large amount of documents can be shredded very quickly. Besides paper sheets, this shredder can slice up a wide range of objects, like paper clips, staples, credit cards, CDs/DVDs, etc. What makes this paper shredder stand out is its ability to cut bound files as well, which makes it suitable for businesses dealing with a considerably great amount of documents to be removed safely on a regular basis.
The feed table of Intimus 16.50S (11.8 x 55) has a conveyer belt on which the objects to be disposed of are placed to be taken to the cutting rollers. With a wide feed throat of about 20 inches, the user can pass a large number of documents inside this heavy duty shredder with relative ease.
The shredder boasts a security level of P-2 in accordance with the European shredding standards, which the cutting rollers reduce the documents to minuscule 0.46" x 2.16" cross-cut shreds. The cross-cut shredding technique is widely preferred as it provides better privacy protection, so Intimus 16.50S (11.8 x 55) is ideal for companies that emphasize a great deal on safe disposal of their documents.
Intimus 16.50S (11.8 x 55) paper shredder has been designed to provide utmost safety and comfort to its users. This high capacity shredder comes with an incredible bin volume of 118 gallons, which saves the user the inconvenience of emptying the bin at short intervals of time. The container can be flipped open from the front, which allows it to be placed next to walls.
Intimus cross cut shredder also features a fully automated functioning which is controlled by a microprocessor. In case of overloading, the machine automatically stops or reverses its process. Furthermore, a visual signal is displayed along with a “beep” sound when the bin is full, which automatically turns off the shredder and indicates the user to empty the bin. A wide, easily visible emergency stop button allows the user to promptly halt the shredding when required. The control panel has clear and soft-touch keys along with status displays which allow the user to smoothly operate it.
To protect the owners from the ignominy of having their valuable data shredded at the hands of unauthorized personnel, this heavy duty shredder comes with a master switch, which has to be unlocked to shred any object.
The Intimus cross cut shredder also comes with an option to have a baler attached to it, which can compress the shreds in the form of bales. This is convenient in a way as it greatly reduces the volume of the waste.
The Intimus 16.50S (11.8 x 55) cross cut shredder model has all the attributes required to be used by offices and industries and is a must buy if a large amount of data material needs to be shredded in no time.
|Name||Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder|
|SKU||16.50 S (11.8 x 55)|
|Category||Department Shredder, High Capacity Shredder, Industrial Shredder|
|Cut Type||Cross Cut|
|Cut Size (inches)||0.46 x 2.16|
|Shred Speed (ft./min.)||47.2|
|Feed Opening (inches)||Not Given|
|DIN Security Level||P-2|
|Maximum Run Time (minutes)||Continuous|
|Can Shred||Bound Files, CD's/DVD's, Credit Cards, Floppy Disks, Paper, Paper Clips, Staples|
|Value Added Features||Bin Full Indicator, Emergency Stop Bar|
|Bin Capacity (gallons)||118|
|Waste Bin type||Mounted on Casters Waste Bin|
|Country of Origin||Germany|
|Dimensions (H" x W" x D")||61 x 47 x 76|
|Warranty||1 Year Warranty on All Parts, 90 Days Labor, 3 Year on Cutting Cylinders|
Intimus 16.50 Heavy Duty Shredder has proven to be the most efficient equipment for our workplace in its price range and category. Using it on a daily basis serves as a constant reminder as to how choosing this machine for our work was a successful choice.
This document shredder has a platform which offers multiple utilities which are quite rarely observable with its other market competitors. It does what is says and does is effectively as well. Our workers have found it very user friendly as it anticipates any blocking of the materials and overflowing of shreds and either reverses the rollers or stops the machine to ensure that the process in smooth and clean throughout.
We dispose large volumes of confidential documents without the need to worry about the privacy as the shreds are cross cut and very difficult to even separate.
Moreover, the entire operation is noise free which is a big relief in the working environment. Also, the bales are perfectly stacked compactly and ready to be recycled at the instant plus our workers don’t need to waste time on cleaning anymore.
Highly recommended for small and large industry owners. Data disposal has never been easier.
Shred size (mm)
S 11.8 x 55
Catchbasket volume (l)
450 / 40-55
Number of users
Security level DIN 66 399
P-2 / O-2 / T-2+ / E-2
Shredding capacity sheets 70 g/m2
Shredding capacity sheets 80 g/m2
Cutting speed m/s
Intimus 16.50 Demo
Q. Does Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder have an emergency stop?
A. Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder comes with an emergency power off button which enables the user to switch off the machine immediately in case of an emergency.
Q. Is Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder suitable for large industries?
A. Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder can shred up to 550 sheets simultaneously which makes it the best choice for large industries.
Q. Do I need to separate metallic parts before inserting my documents in the machine?
A. Not necessarily, Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder can easily handle paper clips and staples.
Q. Do I need to clean my waste bin regularly?
A. Not necessarily, Intimus 16.50 S (11.8 x 55) Heavy Duty Shredder has a bin capacity of 99 gallons which means that you don’t need to clean the waste bin regularly.
Q. Is the noise level of name bearable for an office environment?
A. Yes, the noise level is safe for human ears.