4-Plate Switch is a set of four switches housed side-by-side. Each switch is activated by pressing down on its rectangular plastic plate. An audible click accompanies switch activation. DIMENSIONS: 2.5 x 4.3 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.
5-Tread Switch Slot Control is a set of five Tread Switches (see Tread Switch, Zygo Industries, Inc.) mounted in an arc array, with dividers between them. The user activates the switches by moving the arm (or other activator) into the appropriate slot and pressing down on the switch. Activation produces a click. DIMENSIONS: 19 x 6 x 3 inches. WEIGHT: 4.5 pounds.
The ASL Wobble Switch - Light Pressure, model ASL304A, is a rocker switch designed for use by individuals with cerebral palsy or neurological or severe physical disabilities. This wobble switch can be used as a reset or mode switch for a powered wheelchair, computer, or other device, and is activated with light pressure. The switch has a mono port. OPTIONS: Armrest switch mounting bracket (model ASL 611).
The ASL Wobble Switch - Medium Pressure, ASL 304B, is a rocker switch designed for use by individuals with cerebral palsy or neurological or severe physical disabilities. This robust mechanical switch comes with a mono port and can be used as a reset or mode switch on a power wheelchair, computer, or other device for use by individuals with gross movements and limited control. OPTIONS: Armrest switch mounting bracket (model ASL 611).
DJ Switch Kit, model B12, is a rocker and touch switch kit designed to provide access to computers, toys and other communication devices for persons with physical disabilities. They are designed to meet a variety of physical and mounting needs. The kit contains the Ellipse 3 (no. 707), the L.T. Switch (no. 705), the BASS Switch (no. 745) and the Mounting Switch (no. 766) (see separate entries). The Ellipse 3 responds to one to three ounces of pressure; the L.T. responds to .75 ounce pressure; th
The Dual Plate Switch, model CM-12, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch is activated by pressing either end of a rocking plate. Pressing one end activates one switch; pressing the other activates the second switch. DIMENSIONS: 2.5 x 4.3 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.
The Flex Switch is squeeze switch designed for use by individuals with limited upper limb mobility. It is a single switch operated by bending the flexible rubber tip 0.5 inches in any direction, with an activating force of 6.5 ounces. The switch provides tactile and auditory feedback. The Flex Switch comes mounted on an angled metal rod to facilitate positioning. The rubber tip can be removed and rotated. It can be mounted on a wheelchair or table.
The Left/Right Rocker Switch, model 710, is a dual switch activated by pressing the plate on either side. Pressing one end activates one switch; pressing the other end activates a second switch. An auditory click is produced when a switch is activated. A switch cable with a 1/8-inch jack is included. DIMENSIONS: 8 1/8 x 3 5/8 inches. WEIGHT: 5 ounces.
The One Message Recorder with Dividers, model 1444, is a voice output rocker switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or communication disabilities. This two-part switch enables messages to be recorded by pressing one side of the switch and played by pressing the other side. Interchangeable center dividers allow a therapist to choose a suitable barrier to physically separate message and record plate. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 2.5 x
The Plate Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This single switch is activated by pressing on the plate on top. An audible click accompanies activation. DIMENSIONS: 2.25 x 4.3 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.
The PRC Dual Rocking Lever Switch is a dual rocker switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch is operated by pressing on either end of a plate located on top of the unit, with medium force. One end of the plate activates one switch, the opposite end activates another. The housing is made of plastic and is equipped with rubber feet and a threaded hole for mounting. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH) 3.875 x 2 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT
The PRC Single Rocking Lever Switch is a rocker switch activated by depressing the plate on top of the device. The switch housing is made of plastic, has rubber feet on the bottom, and a threaded hole for mounting. WEIGHT: 3.9 ounces.
The Rocker Switch, model 51050, is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch is designed to operate devices requiring two switch closures for operation. Activation is accomplished by pressing on any part of the surface on each side; center targeting is not required. Activation requires 4.5 ouncs of pressure and 0.1 inch travel. Tactile and auditory feedback is provided and the rubber base prevents slipping. OPTIONS: Adapters are available separately to enable
The Rocking Plate Switch, models 860, 860-8, 870, 870-8, rocker switch designed to be a dual switch for individuals who are physically disabled. Two toys or devices can be independently activated with the see-saw action. Pressing one end activates one switch; pressing the other end activates the second. Suction cup feet are provided for stability. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 12 inches or 3 x 6 inches.
Say It Play It is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and communication disabilities. Model 1313 is a single plate switch which, when pressed, activates a toy or appliance (not included) connected to it, as well as a 20-second message that can be recorded as often as needed. Models 1399 and 1399-8 are two-plate rocker switches that activate a toy or appliance while playing a five-second message. Models 3056 and 3056-8 are Cheap Talk Four Inline (see also separate
Tread Switch is a single switch operated by depressing a treadle type lever. An audible click accompanies activation. The lever and the bottom of the switch are foam rubber coated. A tapped mounting hole is provided on the bottom of the switch. DIMENSIONS: 2.75 x 3.5 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 7 ounces.
The Treadle Switch, model 58800, is a rocker switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The switch can be used as a floor/foot switch or on a tabletop and is activated by pressing the hinged top surface from a specific angle. This switch enables the user to rest the body part used for activation on the switch's surface between activations. Activation requires 25 ounces of force and 0.2 inch of travel. Tactile and auditory feedback are provided. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 x 2
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Two directional rocker switch can be used to make a toy go forward or backward, or operate two devices at the same time. Rocker switch is constructed using 2 pieces of conductor wire, 2 subminiature plugs and 2 brass or copper squares soldered on to a piece of wood. Includes diagrams. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: More Homemade Battery Devices for Severely Handicapped Children with Suggested Activities REF: Millville, Pennsyl