Bright Box Tactile
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The Bright Box Tactile is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury and low vision. This switch has a large-display visual cue and tactile feedback that are activated when the user presses the top surface of the switch. The visual feedback and tactile feedback (vibration like that of a cell phone or pager) can be employed together or independently. The switch can be used to activate communication devices, mouse interfaces, or switch-adapted toys with standard 1/8-inch jacks. The visual display can be used as a visual cue to aid in locating the device for persons with low vision or for nighttime users. It can also be used as a way to visually attract the attention of the switch user. The light switch has three functions: Off, On, and Flash. The tactile switch has three functions: Off, On, and Pulse. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery (included). An optional alternating current (AC) adapter is available. DIMENSIONS: 4.25 x 2.5 x 1 inch. The visual cue area is 3.75 x 1.75 inches. WEIGHT: 6 ounces. COLOR: The visual cue glows a bright bluish green.