Inexpensive table-top degausser for VHS & more!

PF 250 Professional VHS & S-VHS Degausser

The PF 250 professional VHS table-top degausser is the most inexpensive professional degausser available. This quiet, compact, table-top unit will erase many formats of computer, video and audio tape with a simple swipe over the erasure field.

Users and processors all over the world depend upon these cost effective, money saving degaussers. Law enforcement organizations use the degausser to erase VHS tapes for operational re-use. Data processing centers are finding media costs cut in half by reusing their current stock. Quality control managers and software duplicators are finding much higher yields in their finished products and programs after degaussing the media.

At 115 VAC; 50/60 Hz this machine is powered for North American and Brazilian markets. This unit is also available in an overseas powered version for European and Asian markets at 220 VAC; 50/60 Hz, which can be selected in the option menu below.

The PF250's operational duty cycle is four minutes on from a cold start, then 15 minutes off, and two minutes on.


  • 3000 gauss flux field
  • Erases video and computer tape, including 10 1/2", 7" and 6" reels
  • Improved erasure of all types of magnetic media tape for computer use
  • Can be used with floppy disks, 3 1/2" disks, and tapes up to 1/2"
  • UL/CSA approved
  • 115 VAC; 50/60 Hz power required
  • Overseas Power Unit Available at 220 VAC; 50/60 Hz


  • Law Enforcement departments
  • Corporate audio/video departments
  • Media reprocessors
  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Government organizations
  • Military organizations
  • Security departments
  • Broadcast stations

Media Erased:

  • VHS and S-VHS video cassettes
  • Audio tape reels: 1/4" and 1/2"
  • IBM 3480 and 3490 cartridges
  • 4mm (DAT) tape cartridges
  • Diskettes: 3 1/2" and 5 1/4" diskettes, floppy disks
  • TK50 and TK70 tape cartridges
  • Travan cartridges
  • Computer Reel tape
  • U-Matic cartridges
  • Betacam videotape cartridges
  • DC600, DC1000 and DC2000 tape cartridges
  • Compact tape cartridges  

Please note that this unit does not erase high-coercivity media, such as digital video (DVCAM, DVCPRO), DLT, LTO or PC hard drives.

Purchase Price $599.99
Gauss 3000
Duty Cycle 4 minutes on; 15 minutes off


11.25 inches

286 mm


9.5 inches

241 mm


8.75 inches

222 mm


11 lbs

5 kg

Please note that commercial shipping in the contiguous United States will be an additional charge. As international shipping and non-contiguous domestic shipping rates vary, we will provide a quote for your location upon receipt of your order.

Price: $599.99