Cables and Switch Accessories
Armrest Mounting Bracket (Model 3395)
Used in ocnjunction with a standard hand-control clamp for mounting a Model 3185 joystick for hand operation. Consists of a 1/2 inch diamter stainless steel mounting rod fitted to a 3/4 inch diamter mounting shaft to permit a wide range of joystick positioning.
Battery Adapter (Model 720)
The Battery Adapter, model 720, is a switch adapter interface for single switch activation of any battery operated toy, tape recorder, or other device. Continuous pressure on the switch keeps the device running until the switch is released. The adapter can be used with the Switch Latch/Timer (see separate entry) to set action for a specified time period or to use switch hits for on and off. The disk end is inserted into the battery compartment; the other end plugs into any switch with a standard
Battery Device Adapter
The Battery Device Adapter is a switch adapter for toys and other battery-operated devices, designed for use by children and adults with fine motor and upper extremity disabilities. This switch adapter is an interface control that can be used to adapt any battery operated toy or other device, such as a radio or CD player, for switch operation. The user inserts the adapter between the end of the battery and the contact, turns the device on, and plugs a switch into the mini-jack port. The toy or d
Battery Device Adapter
The Battery Device Adapter is a switch designed for individuals with neurological disabilities to turn on any battery operated device.
The Battery Interrupter is a battery interface control for toys designed to create switch compatibility for non-adapted toys for individuals with fine motor or physical disabilities. It is a cable that fits between any battery-operated toy or device and a switch, permitting the toy or device to be operated by the switch. It interrupts the power by inserting a disc between on of the batteries and the adjacent anode. There are two models available for battery sizes AA and AAA or C and D batteries.
Bib Kit (Model 3390)
Used for mounting a Model 3185 joystick for chin operation. The bib uses velcro straps to secure the bib around the neck and rib cage, and incorporates adjustable mounting harware to permit a wide range of joystick positioning.
Big Buddy Switch
The Big Buddy Switch is designed for individuals with moderate to severe upper extremity or fine motor disabilities to make an appliance and computing accessible. Made for persons with moderate to severe upper extremity and motor disabilities, this switch features a 4.5 inch target area and can be activated with just 5.3 ounces of force. Auditory and tactile feedback.
Big Red Twist
The Big Red Twist offers an adaptive switch designed for people with neurological disabilities. The Big Red Twist has an activation surface with tactile and auditory feedback, but with a twist.
Cable Assemblies For Switches
Cable assemblies for connecting any switches to Zygo communicators. Mini plugs, open end, slide terminal, mini jack, amp connector or phono plug.
Collar & Bridge Assembly (Model 32669)
The Collar & Bridge Assembly, model 32669, is a control switch accessory for mounting hardware designed to secure wheelchair controllers to the chair. The Collar allows a full range of motion while holding controllers such as joysticks and sip-n-puff goosenecks in a stationary position relative to the user. The Bridge Assembly includes plastic spacers to position the control unit at a proper distance from the collar. Pre-drilled holes on the front of the collar enable a variety of height adj
Connector Adapter Ca-1 (Model 4342)
The Connector adapter CA-1, model 4342, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to plug two single switches into a device with a stereo plug for individuals with physical disabilities.
Connector Adapter Ca-6 (Model 4354)
The Connector Adapter CA-6, model 4354, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to use one multiple switch with five devices that are each operated by a single switch for individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities.
Connector Adaptor Ca-2 (Model 4341)
The Connector Adapter CA-2, model 4341, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to use a dual switch with two devices that are each operated by a single switch for individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities.
Connector Adaptor Ca-4 (Model 4358)
The Connector Adapter CA-4, model 4358, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to use a dual switch with one device that is operated by a single switch for individuals with a physical or cognitive disability.
Crick Usb Switch Interface
The Crick USB Switch Interface is a computer switch adapter designed to make computers switch-operable for individuals with upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch interface works with almost all switch accessible software. It plugs directly into the computer's USB port and connecting switches. It will instantly work with Clicker, Cloze Pro, and All My Words 2 (not included) with no set up required. For other switch accessible software, this adapter comes with USB Keys, a
Dictaphone Switch For Use By A Paraplegic.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Switch adapter to allow operation of a dictaphone with a floor switch by a paraplegic typist. Describes a hand operated push-button switch designed to replace a foot operated rocker switch for a dictaphone machine. The switch includes a push-on push-off button and a single pole double throw momentary push button to control the rewind mode. COMMENTS: For further information contact: The Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation, Rehabilitation Engineering Cent
Double Switch Box.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to permit two switches to be hooked up to a single toy or tape player so that a child has to do two things at once to turn it on. Instructions for building a double switch box using a small plastic jewel or watch box, 2 subminiature size jacks, one subminiature size plug, 4 feet of two conductor, 22 gauge stranded wire and 3 inches of single conductor, 22 gauge wire. Includes diagrams. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. Electronics. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L
Eschenbach Table Clamp (Model 1600)
The Eschenbach Table Clamp, model 1600, is a gooseneck holder designed for use by individuals with low vision. This table clamp can turn any hand-held magnifier into a hands-free magnifier, or it can be used to position smaller objects for easier viewing. The unit has a flexible metal, gooseneck arm with 2 clamps made from high quality black plastic with sponge rubber disks for firm contact on smooth surfaces.
The Extension Cord is a control switch accessory designed to allow more distance between the switch and the item being controlled. DIMENSIONS: The cord is 6 feet long.
Firm Grip Joystick Holder
The Firm Grip Joystick Holder was designed to allow easy use of the joystick for persons with limited or no use of one hand. Two straps hold the joystick in place, while four suction cups on the bottom of the device secure it to a flat surface in front of the computer. An optional plexiglass undersheet ($20.00) provides a workspace and assures a good hold for the suction cups. DIMENSIONS: 6 x 5 inches. WEIGHT: Less than 1 pound.
Friction Knob Universal Mounting Kit
The Friction Knob Universal Mounting Kit is designed for individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities to allow them to securely place their assistive technology devices quickly and easily.
Gooseneck Feeding Device.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Gooseneck holder for spoon to provide resistance against uncontrollable arm movements. A gooseneck with an angle clamp can be purchased. A lock-on accessory with a push button release is attached to the end of the gooseneck and silver brazed to the eating utensil to be used. In the example described a T bar handle was also brazed onto the end of the utensil to provide better support for a person with uncontrolable movement. A commercially available laz
Grip Switch Kit (Model 701)
The Grip Switch Kit is a squeeze switch accessory for individuals who have physical disabilities. It consists of colored tubular grips designed to be interchangeable with the grip on the standard Grip and Puff Switch (model 700, see separate entry). Each kit comes with 5 grips. DIMENSIONS: Approximately 4 inches in length, with varying diameters between 3/8 to 3/4 inches.
H-31 Dual Button Box
The H-31 Dual Button Box is a computer switch control interface designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, neurological or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control a 2-switch adapted device. The user plugs the switch input of the device he or she wishes to control into the back of the Dual Button Box. One button on the Dual Button Box will "step scan" through the device's menu or options. When the user reaches the desired option or action, he or she
H-46 Scanover (Scanning Voiceover Switch Interface)
The H-46 ScanOver (Scanning VoiceOver Switch Interface) is a computer switch control interface designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, neurological or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control an Apple iPad with a switch. This unit has a speaker and headphone jack, a front panel showing the status of the Bluetooth module inside, and a rear panel for the scanning options. The user turns VoiceOver on with triple click and starts scanning with either
The H-68 Scan-5 is a computer switch control interface designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, neurological or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control a TV, Apple iPod, voice recorder, MP3 player, DVD player or switch-adapted toy/device with a switch. This stand-alone device can be used by a person that can operate one or two switches. The user plugs a switch-adapted remote control or device that he or she wishes to control into the Scan-5's 9-pi
The H-69 Select-5 is a control input interface designed to enable individuals with severe physical, fine motor control, neurological or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control a TV, Apple iPod, voice recorder, DVD player, MP3 player or a switch-adapted toy or appliance. This stand-alone device features 5 large round buttons: Power/play/pause; Advance forward or Channel up; Go backward or Channel down; Volume up; and Volume down. The user connects a device or remote control
Intention Module (Model 565)
The Intention Module, model 565, is a control switch interface unit designed for use by persons with uncontrolled movements. When a capability switch is plugged into this module, sustained pressure is required before it activates a device. The module can be preset for a delay of from 1 to 12 seconds before it activates a device. The unit comes with a 0.13-inch plug. POWER: Uses 1 9-volt battery.
Ipad Cordless Switch Interface
The iPad Cordless Switch Interface is a computer switch control interface designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, neurological or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control an Apple iPad with a switch. This unit has two switch input jacks. When a switch is plugged into one of the unit's jacks, the switch input becomes a tap or touch for any iPad application (app) programmed for switch access. The switch interface connects to the iPad wirelessly usin
Jelly Beamer Twist Transmitter With Original Receiver
The Jelly Beamer Twist Transmitter With Original Receiver is designed for those individuals with fine motor and neurological disabilities to provide them the independence to turn on the computer or in cooking activities. A wireless switch that is rugged, reliable and easy to use. The Jelly Beamer wireless switch features a power-saving sleep mode that dramatically extends its battery life yet is virtually undetectable to users. Tactile, visual and audible feedback.
Large Area Flap Switch To Control Battery-Operated Toys.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Simple to operate switch to modify a battery operated toy so it can be used by a disabled child. Describes a large area push switch as a modification of the on- off switch for a toy. It consists of two pieces of plywood hinged together on one side with a simple contact switch or microswitch between them, and a strip of self-adhesive open cell foam tape keeping the top board from touching the bottom, thus activating the switch, unless it is pressed down
Magnetic Phone Cable
The Magnetic Phone Cable is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, fine motor or hand function disabilities. This magnetic charger makes plugging and charging a lot easier without the need of much strength. Additionally, the device is small, portable, and is available for Android and iPhones.
Male 1/8 To Female 1/4 Adapter & Male 1/4 To Female 1/8 Adapter
The Male 1/8 to Female 1/4 adapter and the Male 1/4 to Female 1/8 Adapter are switch adapters designed to ensure compatibility between switches and switch-adapted toys and appliance. One end features a plug and the other end is equipped with a jack.
Midline Control Bracket
Swingaway mounting bracket for power wheelchair control box. Uses existing control box clamp for mounting to armrest. Aluminum. Round or flat bar stock.
Molded Plug Cordsets.
Variety of stock and custom molded plug cordsets for use with a number of electrical products. For use with adapting control switches.
Mouser 3 Switch Box
The Mouser 3 Switch Box is a switch adapter for computer designed for use by individuals with fine motor and upper extremity disabilities. It allows unwanted mouse buttons to be turned off and operated instead from a switch. With this product, mouse-click software can be accessed with a switch. This product has two PS2 mouse sockets allowing the mouse and another device such as a joystick to be used together, with automatic switching between the mouse sockets.
Multiswitch Module (Model 575, 575-8)
The Multiswitch Module is a switch adapter which allows several switches to be connected to the same switch-operated device (such as a toy) designed to encourage group participation for individuals with physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. Which of the switches controls the toy is determined by the setting of toggle switches on top of the module. The module has four jacks for plugging in switches and one output plug for connecting to the toy. The plug can also be connected to a computer
Nine Volt Battery Adaptor Module (Model 630, 630-8)
Nine Volt Battery Adaptor Module, model 630 and 630-8, is a device that allows a single switch to be used to control any device powered by a nine-volt transistor battery for individuals with a physical disability. The switch is plugged into a jack on the Adaptor Module. A special plug wired to the Adaptor Module connects between the battery contacts in the device and the battery itself. When the switch is activated the battery connection is completed and the device is turned on. When the switch
NuPoint Head-Tracking Accessory Kit
NuPoint Head-Tracking Accessory Kit is an accessory to Prentke Romich Company communication devices designed for people with little of no use of the hands. Using optical sensors, NuPoint tracks a small reflective dot on the user’s forehead, glasses or other convenient spot converting the natural movement of the user’s head to accurately control the pointer on the screen. Key activations are made by dwelling over the desired key. Additional movement settings, like vertical and horizontal controls
On/off Module (Model 581)
The On/Off Module, module 581, is a switch adapter designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. When this module is connected between a switch-adapted device and two switches (not included), the module enables one switch to turn the device on and the second to turn the device off. The module is equipped with a combination 0.25-inch and 1/8-inch plug.
Pagebot For Kindle 2
The PageBot for Kindle 2 is a switch interface for the Amazon Kindle 2 electronic book reader designed for use by individuals with neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spinal muscular atrophy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, arthritis, or repetitive strain injury. This switch interface works with all models of Amazon's 2nd Generation Kindle, including both the domestic (U.S.) wireless and international wireless models
Pagebot For Kindle Dx
The PageBot for Kindle DX is a switch interface for the Amazon Kindle eBook reader, designed for use by individuals with neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spinal muscular atrophy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, arthritis, or repetitive strain injury. This switch interface works with all models of Amazon’s Kindle DX, including both of the original white models. It enable individuals who cannot hold the Kindle or pr
Pagebot For Kindle Keyboard
The PageBot for Kindle Keyboard is a control switch interface for the Amazon Kindle electronic book reader, designed for use by individuals with neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spinal muscular atrophy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, arthritis, or repetitive strain injury. This switch interface works with all models of Amazon’s 3rd Generation Kindle, including the international wireless, WiFi, and Special Offer m
Pal Pad Assistive Switches
The Pal Pad Assistive Switches are assistive devices to turn on any switch activated devices by touching them.
Pc Switch Interface
The PC Switch Interface is a control switch interface unit designed to support multiple switches and switch-ready computer programs. The unit allows the user to connect up to five switches and is designed to plug into the computer serial port. Four different configurations are offered; to switch between setups, the user presses a function key. COMPATIBILTY: For use on IBM and compatible computers.
The PigTail Adapter is a switch adapter designed to allow connections between incompatible switch and appliance plugs. The adapters available include 1/8 to 1/4 or 3/32 inches; 1/4 inch to 1/8 or 3/32 inches; and 3/32 inches to 1/8 or 1/4 inches.
The Plate Switch is a pressure switch designed to create computer access for individuals with a physical disability. This general purpose switch requires three ounces of pressure to activate and can be used with a chin or head mount. A "click" sound provides auditory feedback. Rubber feet make the switch ideal for desktop use. The switch comes with a black 69 inch cable and 3.5 millimeter plugs at either end. DIMENSIONS: Switch measures 3-7/8 x 2 x 1-1/8 inches. Jack size is 3.5 millimeters. COL
Plug Adapters (Models 1160, 1170, & 1190)
Plug Adapters are switch adapters that allow different sized plugs and jacks to be compatible. There are three different adapters available: model 1160 converts 1/8-inch female to 1/4-inch male; model 1170 converts 1/4-inch female to 1/8-inch male; and model 1190 converts 3/32-inch female to 1/8- inch male.
Pocket Technician (Model 662)
The Pocket Technician, model 662, is a control switch accessory designed to aid in determining the cause of malfunctions in switch-adapted devices. The unit tests batteries, switches, and devices. Placing an N, triple-A, double-A, C, D, or 9-volt battery in the unit will cause the meter to show the battery condition. To test a switch, the switch is plugged into the female jack; when the switch is activated and working, the unit will buzz. To test a device, the device is connected to the unit; if
PowerLink4 Control Unit
The PowerLink®4 Control Unit is a switch designed to turn on up to two devices. The PowerLink® 4 control unit allows switch users to control up to two electrical appliances with single switches. Six unique modes of control allow the user to define exactly how, and for how long, appliances will be turned on. PowerLink® will accept any single switch, including the Big or Jelly Beamer wireless switches.
Push On/push Off Module (Model 580, 580-8)
The Push On/Push Off Module is a switch adapter designed to take momentary input from a single switch and converts it to latched on/off output for a switch operated device. Activating the switch once will turn the toy or device on. It remains on until the switch is activated again. POWER: Two "D" batteries. DIMENSIONS: 6.3 x 3.8 x 2.2 inches. WEIGHT: 14 ounces.
Quad-Link Retractable Mount.
The Tarsys Quad-Link Retractable Mount is a joystick holder designed to provide wheelchair users with broader access to tables and desks. This link system allows the user to independently retract and move the joystick nine inches back from its normal driving system. It is also designed to maintain correct joystick orientation to allow the user to maneuver the wheelchair with the joystick in a fully retracted position. The link system is adjustable in order to accomodate the strength and ability
Quick Connector "and Module" (Model 610)
The Quick Connector "And Module", model 610, is a control switch interface unit designed to connect two switches with a toy or device for individuals with physical disabilities. Both switches must be activated simultaneously for the device to operate. One user may activate both switches, or two users may activate the switches cooperatively. The unit is equipped with a combination 0.25-inch and 1/8-inch plug.
Rhythm Generator (Model 590, 590-8)
Rhythm Generator, model 590 and 590-8, is a switch adapter designed to control the rate of the rhythm of switches for individuals with physical disabilities. The Rhythm Generator is connected between the switch and the toy. When the switch is activated, the musical toy turns on and off in a regular rhythm. When the switch is released the toy stays off. The speed of the rhythm is adjustable by simply turning a knob.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to evaluate a person's optimal ability to operate a scanning device. A simple adapter unit provides access to many commercially available switches. The user can compare the use a wide selection of switches. The device can scan in three modes: step scan, directed scan, or latching scan. Speed can be adjusted. the evaluation device has five display panels to scan through during each evaluation session. Plexiglass cover can be removed to change ite
The Series Adapter is a double touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch requires simultaneous activation of both switches to operate any battery-powered device or electrical appliance. The adapter may be used to encourage cooperative interaction between two individuals; reinforce the simultaneous use of two different motor movements (e.g. bilateral hand activity); or to provide adult-controlled reinforcement. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches long. WEIGHT: 1
Softline Collar & Bridge Kit (Model 32685)
The Softline Collar & Bridge Kit, model 32685, is a control switch accessory for mounting hardware designed to secure and position wheelchair controls for the user. The device includes a breastplate with a bridge assembly, including plastic spacers to help position the control unit at the proper distance from the breastplate. The kit is designed to be configured and attached in any way that best suits the user with any or all of the following included pieces: 2 trimable hook-n-loop straps, 4
Surelock Midline Swingaway System (Model 32691)
The Surelock Midline Swingaway System, model 32691, is a lightweight control switch accessory for mounting hardware designed to secure and position wheelchair controls for the user. The entire system is can be mounted to either the right or left vertical bar of a wheelchair with 7/8-inch frame tubing, or it can be mounted on either the back post or armrest of a wheelchair or connected to a multimount chair with a multimount adaptor clamp. An inner extension bar and outer extension tube allow fo
Swingaway Joystick Bracket
The Swing-Away Joystick Bracket is a joystick holder designed for midline and other special positioning needs. The bracket swings out of the way when transferring or pulling up to a table or desk. Five styles are available. The pull-pin release styles use the Miller's Swing Away Mounting Block (see separate entry). The push button styles operate with just a light to medium touch when strength or hand function is limited.
Swingaway Mounting Kit (Model 3205-2)
Unsed for mid-line mounting of a hand oeprated joystick. this mounting kit may also be used for mid-line mounting of other devices if the device accepts a 1/4-20 threaded bolt for attachment. Consists of a 1/2 inch diameter stainless steel mounting rod fitted to a 3/4 inch vertical shaft and a swingaway strap clamp for attachment to a standard 7/8 inch diamter armrest frame. A rod clamp is also included for mounting those joysticks which are not furnished with a rod clamp. permits the joystick t
Switch Adaptor Box
The Switch Adaptor Box is a switch adapter for computer designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. When connected to the Penny and Giles Roller Trackball Plus or Joystick Plus (see separate entries), it allows their buttons to be replaced with switches. Connection is made via the switch port on the track ball or joystick. Five jacks on the switch adapter then allow external switches to be used in place of the right/left mouse buttons, drag, double click, an
Switch Click USB
The Switch Click USB is designed for individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities to allow them to simulate a range of mouse clicks on their computer and access iDevice apps with the Switch Click USB single switch computer access aid.
Switch It Playstation Adapter
The Switch It Play Station Adapter is a switch adapter designed for use by individuals with physical or mobility disabilities. This device enables a Play Station to be operated using different types of switched joysticks and button switches.
Switch Latch (Model 4388)
The Switch Latch, model 4388, is switch adapter designed to take momentary input from a single switch and converts it to latched on/off output for individuals with physical disabilities. Activating the switch once will turn the toy or device on. Activating the switch again shuts the device off. Alternatively, two single switches can be plugged in so that one switch can act as the "on" switch and the other as the "off". The Switch Latch is designed to be used with battery operated devices such as
Switch Latch / Timer (Model 771)
The Switch Latch/Timer is a switch adapter designed to turn a single switch into an on/off switch or one that turns on a toy or other device for a set period of time. The Switch Latch/Timer works with battery-operated devices such as toys or the Dial Scan (see separate entry). Two switches can be used to operate two differenct devices. In Latch mode, pressing the switch once starts action; pressing it a second time stops the action. In Time mode, action is turned on for a specified amount of tim
Switch Modifier (Model 605)
The Switch Modifier, model 605, is a control switch accessory designed to enable a momentary switch to function as an on/off switch or a timed switch. When the momentary switch (not included) is connected to the unit, it can be used in the dedired mode. The unit features both quarter-inch and 1/8-inch plugs and jacks.
Switch Module (Model 1394,1394-8, 1411, 1411-R, 1411-8, & 1411-8R)
The Switch Module is a switch adapter designed to function as a communicator for individuals with communication disabilities. These self-contained modules accept one or more switches for activation and the messages can be recorded as often as needed. Model 1394 provides four, five-second messages and has .25-inch jacks; model 1394-8 has 1/8-inch jacks. Model 1411R offers eight, 2.5-second messages and is equipped with .25-inch jacks; model 1411-8R has 1/8-inch jacks. Model 1411 offers eight, fiv
Switch Mounting Kit (Models Smt & Smw-1)
The Switch Mounting Kit for Tables, model SMT, and Switch Mounting Kit for Wheelchairs SMW-1, are control switch accessories for mounting switches in a variety of locations. Model SMT is designed for use on tables or table-like surface, and model SMW-1 is designed for use with wheelchairs. The Switch Mounting Kit for Tables includes a gooseneck, tilt-top switch mounts, and an adapter bracket to fasten it to tables or shelves. The Switch Mounting Kit for Wheelchairs has a tubular bracket for clam
The Switchamajig Controller is a control switch input interface that allows a person to use an Apple iPad to control remotely up to six switch ports on switch-adapted toys or appliances. The user connects the controller to the adapted item(s) using the included cables, and the Controller connects to an Apple iPad running the Switchamajig app (see separate entry) via WiFi. POWER: Requires 2 AA batteries (not included).
The SwitchBoard is a switch adapter for computer designed for use by individuals with fine motor and upper extremity disabilities. This product is a modified keyboard with switch ports to replicate the most commonly used keyboard presses for switches. Switches are plugged into the appropriate ports as needed. There are jacks for enter and space, which are used by most available switch software; 0, 1, 2, and 3, which are used by Don Johnston software; left, up, down, and right, which are used by
The SwitchBox is a switch adapter for computer designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. The switch adapter plugs into the keyboard port on the computer, and the user can then plug up to eight switches into the switch adapter. Its eight switch ports default to the most commonly used key presses for switch software (Space, Enter, up arrow, left arrow, 0, 1, 2, 3). Software is included that allows the user to program the ports to send alternative key presses
Tash Sip 'n' Puff Adaptor (Model 32676), 1555 Adaptor (Model 32677), Joystick Adaptor (Model 32678), Mk2 Adaptor (Model 32679), & Adaptor Clamp Bushing (Model 32687)
Adaptor Clamps are switch mounting hardware designed to secure controls to wheelchairs. All models are made of steel and coated with black baked epoxy. The TASH/Sip-N-Puff Adaptor, Model 32676, is designed to hold the TASH joystick and other controls. The unit is equipped with a metal loop which allows the electrical cord to be slipped through without removing the end plug. Model 32677, the 1555 Adaptor, is a clamp designed to hold the Invacare 1555 remote joystick by utilizing existing joystick
The Tecla Shield gives those with limited upper body mobility (due to disability or disease) access to their touchscreen devices. Tecla makes it possible to use iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, as well as computers. All are accessible via assistive buttons, switches or wheelchair driving controls.
Tecla Shield Dos
The Tecla Shield DOS is a control switch input interface designed for people with fine motor control or upper extremity disabilities. The system allows a person to use adapted switches or the driving controls of their powered wheelchair to control remotely an Apple iPod Touch, iPhone or iPad or an Android tablet or smartphone. The Tecla Access app (see separate entry) is required to use the Tecla Shield DOS with an Android device. The switches or driving controls connect to the system using the
Tecla Shield For Iphone & Ipad
The Tecla Shield for iPhone & iPad is a control switch input interface designed for people with fine motor control or upper extremity disabilities. The system allows a person to use adapted switches or the driving controls of their powered wheelchair to control remotely an Apple iPhone or iPad. The switches or driving controls connect to the system using the included cables through the device’s six ports. The ports include 2 3.5-millimeter mono sockets, a D-Sub 9-pin male connector ECU port,
Tecla Wheelchair Kit
The Tecla Wheelchair Kit is ideal for any user in a wheelchair with an Environmental Control Unit looking to control their smartphone or tablet with Tecla. The Tecla Wheelchair Kit includes the:
Timer Module (Model 600, 600-8)
The Timer Module, model 600 and 600-8, is a switch adapter designed to set the amount of time a switch-operated device will remain on after the switch is activated for individuals with physical disabilities. The amount of time that the Module activates the device is adjustable from 0 to 30 seconds. Contact manufacturer for information on types of switches and connectors applicable for the Timer Module. POWER: 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 3 x 1 inches.
Toy Cable (Model 4379)
Toy Cable allows a battery operated device such as a toy to be turned on using most single switches (switches not included). It is a cable with a small metal plate at one end and a jack for a single switch at the other. The plate is inserted between two batteries in a battery- operated device or toy, or between a battery and a battery contact. When a switch is plugged into the jack, the switch will turn the toy on and off. POWER: D batteries. DIMENSIONS: 6 feet long.
The Toy Cables are control switch accessories designed to convert battery operated toys to switch operated toys. Models are available to adapt toys using double-A or C batteries or to adapt toys using D batteries. A switch is required, but not included. DIMENSIONS: The cables are six feet long.
Tryone Gooseneck Tablet Stand
The Tryone Gooseneck Tablet Stand is designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity, grasping, and mobility disabilities. The gooseneck is built to be strong and sturdy while it supports the weight of iPads, phones, and game devices.
Two Function Box.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to allow one switch to turn on two toys with similar voltage requirements. Switch made with a small plastic jewelry or watch box, 1 subminiature size jack, 2 subminiature size plugs and 2 pieces of two conductor 22 gauge stranded wire, 4 feet long. Includes instructions, diagrams, a photograph and possible uses. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. Electronics. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: More Homemade Devices for Severely Handicapped Children With Sugg
Universal Module (Model 615, 616, 616-8)
The Universal Module, model 615, 616 and 616-8, is a control switch interface unit that increases the flexibility of switch controls by providing alternate actions, intention delays and timed outputs for children with physical disabilities. There are 6 output possibilities that can be modified with or without intention delays: Alternate On/Off; Momentary; and Timed (can be used with one or two switches). With Alternate on/off, the initial switch closure turns on a connected device, the secondary
USB Cable (long)
This USB Cable (long) is a longer version of the USB cable for users to recharge their Tecla Shield DOS. It is designed for recharging the Tecla Shield without having to detach it from the users chair.
Usb Switch Interface
The USB Switch Interface is a switch adapter for computer designed for use by individuals with fine motor and upper extremity disabilities. This switch adapter connects from one to five single switch input devices to a computer. It supports industry standard single switch software applications written for one to five single switches. Switches that have a standard 1/8-inch mini-plug fit directly in the jacks on the interface. Switches with plug sizes other than 1/8 inch can be used with an adapte
Volume Control Adapter (Model 1480)
The Volume Control Adapter (no. 1480) is a computer auditory output amplification accessory that enables the user to control the volume level of computer auditory output when working in a noisy environment or whenever the monitor sound must be adjusted. COMPATIBILITY: The Volume Control Adapter connects between any Apple computer and any monitor which has an 1/8-inch audio input jack.
The Wheelchair Cable is for wheelchair users who use a Tecla Shield to connect to their wheelchair's Environmental Control Unit (ECU) box. The ECU box is the device that allows you to use the Tecla Shield directly from your wheelchair’s driving controls.
X10 Universal Module (Model Um506)
The X10 Universal Module, model UM506, is an environmental control switch module designed to switch any low voltage load for individuals with physical disabilities. The module responds to X10 (sold separately) command signals which originate from environmental controls and other remote controls. This module uses isolated contacts to control such low voltage devices as sprinkler systems, drapery controls, garage door openers, and yard lighting. It can be set for momentary or sustained contact clo