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Item # 7083

4″ x 5″ Communicator for the VI

$452.95

Specially designed for the visually impaired, this state-of-the-art communicator has 12 levels, scanning capabilities and large brightly illuminated targets that make it possible to see, select and activate messages.

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Battery: 4 C / 4 AA

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Specially designed for the visually impaired, this state-of-the-art communicator has 12 levels, scanning capabilities and large brightly illuminated targets that make it possible to see, select and activate messages. To activate, simply press on the selected icon or picture. The target will light up and the pre-recorded message will play.

Features:
• 12 levels
• 300 seconds of record time
• Recordable level announcer
• Works in fields of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 8
• Two jacks for one or two switch scanning
• Two switches with lights
• On/Off Auditory Cueing
• 4 modes of scanning – Inverse, Automatic, Two Switch, and Step
• Adjustable scanning speed (1-12 seconds)
• Headphone capability


NOTE: Icon images shown not included. Sold separately Print It! Icon Maker #4069.

  • This inexpensive Icon Maker enables users to print their own icons. Compatible with most of our communicators.
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Questions and answers of the customers

    Can I Velcro tactile objects on the illuminated squares?
  1. Q Can I Velcro tactile objects on the illuminated squares?
    Asked by Anonymous user on October 25, 2019 10:00 am
    A You can try with very light items. If they are too heavy they will not allow the switch plates to move up and down freely and will cause the device to malfunction.
  2. What are the physical dimensions and weight of this device (4" by 5" communicator for VI)?
  3. Q What are the physical dimensions and weight of this device (4" by 5" communicator for VI)?
    Asked by Anonymous user on April 16, 2019 7:47 pm
    A 19 1/2 L x 17'' W x 4'' H  Weight:  7  1/2 Lbs.
  4. Do the icons light up prior to touching or just when touched? I have a student who would benefit from the icons being lit to assist in her visual attention before selection.
  5. Q Do the icons light up prior to touching or just when touched? I have a student who would benefit ...... Read more
    Asked by Anonymous user on March 19, 2019 10:16 am
    A After the switch plate is pressed. If you use single or two switch scanning the switch plates light up as the unit scans past each choice.
  6. How easy is it to disassemble the buttons/icons? I have I patient who likes to feel/peel up paper and plastic.
  7. Q How easy is it to disassemble the buttons/icons? I have I patient who likes to feel/peel up paper...... Read more
    Asked by Anonymous user on February 13, 2019 10:48 am
    A Each clear icon holder has a tab at the top, which you need to pull back to change or place a new paper icon.
  8. My client tends to rest her hand on the button. Does the button continually trigger if she keeps her hand on the button?
  9. Q My client tends to rest her hand on the button. Does the button continually trigger if she keeps ...... Read more
    Asked by Anonymous user on January 24, 2019 9:14 pm
    A No it will play the message one time, she will need to lift her hand off the button to play that message or one of the other buttons.
  10. When scanning, does the who cell light up or just a small light at the top of the cell?
  11. Q When scanning, does the who cell light up or just a small light at the top of the cell?
    Asked by Anonymous user on June 1, 2018 10:50 am
    A The whole cell lights up.
  12. how much pressure is required? we are looking for something responsive to light pressure
  13. Q how much pressure is required? we are looking for something responsive to light pressure
    Asked by Anonymous user on November 10, 2017 9:31 am
    A The pressure is between 40 and 50 grams of force.