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Adapted Cognitive Toy Kit contains switch adapted toys for children who require switches to play with toys. The Adapted Cognitive Toy Kit contains a variety of toys that provide a wide range of experiences for young users through play.
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 Battery Device Adapter is a cable which connects to and adapts battery-operated devices for external switch control. The cable is available in two sizes for use with a wide variety of battery-operated toys and devices powered by AA, C, or D batteries.
"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To adapt toys and small appliances for switch use. To make the device, separate the leads approximately one-half inch from both ends of the speaker wire using scissors or a knife.
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 f