SMART-Bit Ribbon Shredder

Dye-Sublimation Ribbon Shredder

Compatible Ribbons

All industry standard CR80 dye-sublimation ribbons


Up to seven 250 print ribbons per bag


Disposable bags



Card security

Protect private information


SMART-Bit Ribbon Shredder is simple to use, has a compact size and lightweight design that can easily fit into any office environment.

SMART-Bit Ribbon Shredder shreds your used ribbons into tiny unrecognizable pieces, destroying the sensitive information.

Ideal for:

Properly disposing of used dye-sublimation printer ribbons is critical for security

HIPPA and FERPA Requirements

Healthcare and educational organizations require proper disposal of sensitive personal information:

  • Used ID printer card ribbons contain card holder information
  • Names, addresses, account numbers, birthdates and more
  • Data can be stolen and used to create fake / counterfeit ID cards 

Security Assurance  

The SMART-Bit offers peace of mind and limits liability:

  • Complete shredding of dye-sublimation ribbons
  • Patented Micro-Cut technology
  • Easy to use / Compact desktop design
  • Compatible with all popular dye-sub printer manufacturers’ ribbons

SMART-Bit Dye-Sub Ribbon Shredder:

Shredable Ribbon Type:  Dye-Sublimation Ribbon, Resin & Wax (no tipping foil)
Shredable Ribbon Width:  60mm to 90mm (installable ribbon core max width 120mm
Installable Ribbon Diameter: Max 80mm
Shredding Speed:  Max 20 meters/minute
Shredder Bin Capacity:  7 Rolls (YMCKO, 250 cards/roll)
Cutting Type: Twisted Mico-Cut (patented)
Control: Speed (normal or fast), Start, Stop and Reverse
Auto Stop: Roll finish, ribbon jam
Warranty: 1 Year

For more detailed specifications, please contact your sales person.

Shredder Ordering Information

651577 SMART-Bit Ribbon Shredder, includes bin, power supply, and one disposable bag
659943-5 SMART-Bit disposable waste bag, 5-pack
659943 SMART-Bit disposable waste bag, case of 80
659950 SMART-Bit replacement cutter blade assembly

Other configurations are available, please contact your sales person for more information

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SMART-70 Series

High Capacity / High Speed  modular printer for professional production

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An exciting new printer is on the way!