Model DS-400 Ultra Rugged Multipurpose Turnkey Disintegrator System

The SEM Model DS-400 multipurpose turnkey disintegrator system is SEM’s ultra rugged turnkey system that destroys even tough metal items such as dog tags, metal credit cards, and SSD chips. It has been evaluated by NSA and meets the requirements of NSA/CSS Evaluated Product List for Paper Disintegrators, CDs, and Key Tape. The DS-400 is also the medium solution in the SEM IDShred line, capable of destroying CAC IDs, licenses, plastic and metal credit cards, badges and dog tags. The Model DS-400 is a high security, versatile complete disintegrator system for medium volume applications of mixed IT media and paper. Please note that SEM’s turnkey disintegrator systems are for mixed IT media with limited paper destruction requirements. For a turnkey solution that includes mixed IT media and consistent paper destruction, choose SEM’s dual stage DS-200 multipurpose disintegrator, specifically designed for seamless high security paper destruction in addition to IT destruction. The DS-400 is completely enclosed with a sound-mitigating cabinet around the internal air and waste collection system, ensuring maximum noise reduction and dust mitigation.

Model DS-400 features:

  • NSA listed for paper, CDs, and key tape
  • Destroys CUI/PII data that resides on small storage devices such as flash media, thumb drives, SSDs, SIM chips, dog tags, plastic and metal credit cards, and more
  • Produces a particle that is 50% smaller than a conventional high security paper shredder

Options and accessories:

  • Waste collection bags
  • Replacement vacuum filter
  • Replacement waste snap ring
  • Replacement/spare knives
  • Replacement/spare screens


Media Accepted: Paper, optical discs, small e-media
NSA EPL Listed: NSA/CSS EPL for Paper Disintegrators, CDs, and Key Tape
DIN Security Level: 66399 T-6, E-5, O-5, P-7
Security Compliance: Classified, CUI/PII, NIST 800-88, DoD Emergency Destruction Guidelines, all commercial destruction regulations
Final Particle Size: 2mm - 9mm, depending on screen
Cycle Capacity: Media dependent
Hourly Throughput: NSA rated up to 75 lbs. per hour; up to 180 lbs. per hour
Destruction Specifications: Solid steel (NO hollow spaces) rotor and five blade cutting system
Special Features: Destroys metal credit cards and dog tags
Feed Opening: 1.75" x 9"
Waste Collection: 35 gallon vacuum with self-cleaning filter
GSA Schedule:
Dimensions (HxWxD): 65" x 51" x 25"
Weight: 675 lbs.
Electrical: 3-Phase 208/230/460V-60Hz, 220V/50 or 60Hz-15A, international available
Power: 3HP
Warranty: 1 year non-wear parts/90 days labor

Additional information

Weight 6242567175 lbs
Dimensions 25 × 51 × 65 in