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Fellowes LX21M 16-Sheet Jam-Proof Crosscut Paper Shredder

Last updated: June 9, 2022


Make quick work of shredding sensitive documents with this strong crosscut paper shredder. Not only does it accept up to 16 sheets of paper at once, but it's also designed to never jam, even if you shred paper clips, credit cards or staples. You can get the unit in either black or white.

We looked at the top Crosscut Paper Shredders and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Crosscut Paper Shredder you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: Thanks to the attached caster wheels, this crosscut paper shredder can quickly be moved from one location to another.

In our analysis of 27 expert reviews, the Fellowes LX21M 16-Sheet Jam-Proof Crosscut Paper Shredder placed 3rd when we looked at the top 7 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

100% jam proof paper shredder with IntelliBar patented responsive technology shreds up to 16 sheets of paper per pass into 5/32” x ½” micro-cut particles for superior security. Shreds staples, paper clips, credit cards and junk mail. SafeSense prevents shredding when hands or paws touch the paper entry. Efficiency meter indicates the potential for increased sheet capacity and prevents interruptions by indicating when bin capacity and run time are nearing the limit. Shreds continuously for up to 20 minutes.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

Overall, it’s a solid, rough, and tough product to buy. It shreds up to 16-sheets in a single run and also shreds debit/credit cards, staples, and paper clips. It automatically detects all the tough situations and clears it within no time.
This shredder comes in several different sizes and includes privacy features. The LX series is 100% jam-proof and shreds paper into "micro-cut" pieces, which are three times smaller than normal cross-cut pieces.

What reviewers didn't like

Some may find it too bulky and heavy. Only shreds for 10 minutes at a time.
View our Crosscut Paper Shredder buying guide for in-depth advice and recommendations.

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