Explore Model 344

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Model 344 Specifications

Acceptable Media & Final Particle Size

NSA/CSS EPL for Paper Shredders
Final particle size of 0.8mm x 2.5mm


NSA 1-Hour: 12 reams feeding 5 sheets


115V/60Hz or 220V/50Hz

Dimensions & Weight

36.5 in. x 19.5 in. x 18.5 in. (HxWxD)
Weight: 106 lbs.

Future Proof with 50% Smaller Particle than NSA Mandate

Model 344 Features

Feed Rate Monitor

Equipped with an electronic interface that shows feed rate information along with oil levels and safety features.

Solid Steel Cutting Heads

SEM Model 344 comes with solid steel cutting heads that cross-cut paper to a consistent particle size.

Auto Feed Sensor & Protective Safety Flap

This device comes equipped with an auto feed sensor that aids in feeding paper without any resistance and increasing operator safety. Each model comes equipped with additional safety features like a protective safety flap and jam sensors.

Most Advanced Paper Shredder

Future Proof Your End-of-Life Sensitive Data

This compact model is NSA EPL listed with a final particle size of 0.8mm x 2.5mm, over 50% smaller than the 1mm x 5mm currently mandated by the NSA and NIST 800-88 for classified, top secret, and CUI paper destruction.

Learn About Other SEM Products

Paper/Optical Shredders

SEM offers a variety of paper and optical shredders for classified and confidential information listed on the NSA Evaluated Products List (EPL), as well as industrial solutions for commercial partners to meet standards across HIPAA, FISMA, and more. Find the perfect shredder to meet your organization’s volume, speed, and size for paper, CDs, DVDs, and BDs.

IT Solutions

SEM has a complete line of IT destruction devices that includes a variety of crushers and shredders for HDDs, SSDs, and small eMedia storage devices. The IT line also includes degaussers that are listed on the Evaluated Products List (EPL) to permanently scramble the binary field of magnetic storage devices such as HDDs and data tapes per NSA standards.

Multipurpose Solutions

Not every organization is just destroying one type of media – and that’s where SEM multipurpose destroyers come in. These USA manufactured devices can destroy a combination of optical media, small eMedia, paper, credit cards, casino items, and more.

Disintegrator Solutions

SEM designed the world’s first paper disintegrator in 1968 and we’ve been perfecting the solution ever since. SEM disintegrator systems come in a variety of value kits with endless customization options to meet any organization’s high security data destruction needs. Fully scalable from small room solutions to full warehouse destruction environments.

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Want to learn more about SEM Model 344? Contact us today to have one of our specialists guide you through the process of finding the perfect customized solution for all your data destruction needs.