Shred Wax Paper to Lubricate Shredder

By Brianna Southworth 75 2

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Do you use a paper shredder for disposing of sensitive documents like I do? After a while, the blades need a little lubrication; seeing as how I won't buy an expensive little tube of lubricant, I just do this: Run a piece of waxed paper through the shredder to make it work like new again!

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By Elaine 173 889 Flag

September 8, 2010

Great idea!

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By Sandy 8 25 Flag

September 8, 2010

Thanks so much! I didn't want to buy the oil either.

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By Chris 1 68 Flag

September 8, 2010

You rock!

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By lstanhope63 5 61 Flag

August 19, 2014

This is the first time I have ever heard of this. Thank you for sharing :-)

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