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My Techko Shredder is Model SH3112FA. When cutting a 8.5x11 sheet of paper, it cuts the first 10 inches then leaves the last inch of the sheet uncut. The entire sheet can be laid flat and read. How do I get it to cut the entire page?

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your blades have either become dull or have spread due to a jam or a broken mount on cutter if your in warranty contact manufacturer if not time to buy a new machine.

Posted on Mar 02, 2008

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unplug the shredder and get aflash light look into the cutting slot.
there is micro switch in the slot.
must likely the switch is stucked, and not flipping back out.
try to use something thin clean off some of the glue (yes glue!) on and around the switch.
make sure the switch is free to move.

Posted on Nov 28, 2008

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This is the problem I have the paper no longer cuts all the way. Some parts just seem marked with out cutting what do I do?

Posted on Jul 18, 2009

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Sorry, no spare parts are available

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