Proton T-1.5 Degausser

T-1.5 Degausser – Compact & Portable Degaussing

A high-speed, automatic, drawer-style degausser that permanently erases data from hard drives and various tape media. With an effective magnetic field of at least 1.5 Tesla per cycle and a three (3) second cycle time the T-1.5 is the strongest and fastest commercial degausser available.

Key Benefits

  • Simple operation; insert media into drawer and push start button

  • Allows compliance with recognized security standards and regulations, including NIST, HIPAA, FACTA, PCI DSS, GLBA, PIPEDA, IRS, GDPR, etc.

  • Internal software requires all parameters (capacitor voltage, switch, etc.) are present prior to “Go” LED, which guarantees each cycle delivers sufficient strength and consistent performance

  • Erases any magnetic media (longitudinal and perpendicular) that fits into drawer, including all standard hard drives (laptop, desktop and network) and storage tapes (DLT, LTO, DDS, etc.)

  •  Manufactured in the USA in ISO 9001 certified facilities

  • CE certified; ships with CE mark

  • Compact and portable design; optional wheeled deployment case available

  • Optional barcode scanner with audit-tracking system available

  • Maintenance free; 1-year parts and labor warranty included and extended warranty available


  • Hard Drives
  • Server Drives
  • Laptop Drives
  • DLT Tapes
  • Videotapes

Brand Proton
Model T-1.5
Input Material Hard Drives, DLT/LTO, Videotapes
CSE/NSA Approval None
Degausser System

1.5 Tesla (15,000 Gauss) Minimum

1.7 Tesla (17,000 Gauss) Peak

Cycle Time 3 seconds
Supply Voltage 110V or 220V Automatic
Throughput (3.5″) 1200/Hr
Throughput (2.5″) 4800/Hr (4 Laptop Drives)
Weight 21.8kg
Dimensions (appox.) 50 x 30.5 x 30.5 cm