Formax FD 8502AF Onsite AutoFeed Office Cross-Cut Shredder


Sale price $2,745.00 Regular price $3,050.00
Formax FD 8502AF Onsite AutoFeed Office Cross-Cut Shredder

Formax FD 8502AF Onsite AutoFeed Office Cross-Cut Shredder

The Formax FD 8502AF offers a hands-free convenience and features a dedicated AutoFeed Hopper. This allows users to load up to 175 sheets of paper, press start and walk away. There is no more standing in front of the shredder and hand-feeding small stacks of paper one after another.

The AutoFeeder on the Formax FD 8502AF Office Cross-Cut Shredder has a capacity of up to 175 sheets up to 11" x 17". You can still use the standard hand-feed hopper which will accommodate up to 24 sheets at a time, with a 16" wide throat.

The commercial grade features that Formax provides on the FD 8502AF include an easy-to-use LED control panel with load indicator, heat-treated steel blades, a steel cabinet, lifetime guaranteed waste bin, and a powerful AC geared-motor. All of these features together ensure many years of reliable performance and information security in your office. The ECO Mode included will save energy by automatically switching into standby mode after 5 minutes of inactivity.

If you have any questions regarding the Foramx FD 8502AF Onsite AutoFeed Office Cross Cut Shredder, please call us at 800-207-2259 today!


  • Two Infeed Options: AutoFeed Hopper and traditional hand-feed opening.
  • AutoFeed Hopper: Capacity of up to 175 11" x 17" sheets, for hands-free operation, simply load paper and walk away. The FD 8502 AF does the rest.
  • Traditional Hand-Feed Opening: Accepts up to 24 sheets of paper, with an extra-wide 16" opening.
  • Auto Start / Auto Stop: Optical sensor detects paper and starts operation automatically.
  • LED Control Panel with Load Indicator: Provides machine status and helps operators avoid jams.
  • ECO Mode: Automatically enters energy-saving standby mode after 5 minutes of inactivity. 
  • Door Safety Sensor: Motor stops automatically if cabinet door is opened.
  • Auto Reverse: In case of paper jam, built-in controls switch motor into reverse to clear jam.
  • Heat-treated steel Cutting Blades: Specially ground for longevity and require minimal oil.
  • High Quality Geared Motor: Powerful, efficient AC geared motor with heavy duty steel gears for high performance and minimal noise.
  • Extra-wide 16" hand-feed opening.
  • All-Metal Cabinet with casters.
  • Auto Sensor: Motor stops automatically when waste bin is full.
  • Lifetime Guaranteed Heavy-Duty Waste Bin.
  • Auto Cleaning: Press reverse button for 5 seconds and motor will run in reverse for 1 minute.
  • Oil Indicator: Control panel LED flashes to suggest oiling cutting blades for optimal performance.
  • Self-Diagnosis System: Records a variety of information for use by service technicians.
  • Thermal Overload Protection.
  • Safety Circuit Breaker: Ensures safe operation.


  • Accepts staples, paper clips and credit cards in hand-feed throat.
  • Manual function: For shredding small paper or films which can't be detected by the sensor.


  • Lifetime Limited Warranty: Cutting head.
  • 1-Year Warranty: All other parts.


  • Cutting Style: Cross Cut
  • Shred Size: 5/32" x 1-1/5"
  • AutoFeed Capacity: Up to 175 sheets
  • Hand-Feed Capacity: 22 to 24 sheets
  • Speed: 35 FPM
  • Dimensions: 35.00" H x 24.00" W x 20.00" D
  • Bin Capacity: 26 gal.
  • Weight: 242 lbs
  • Security Level: Level 3 (HIPAA Compliant)
  • Power Supply: 110V, 50/60 Hz