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Braille Express 100 - includes ET Speaks

Braille Express 100 - includes ET Speaks

The Braille Express 100, that is built in a durable, transportable case, embosses two-sided, interpoint Braille at a speed of 100 characters per second. The Braille Express 100 has a 500-page memory that can hold your largest Braille jobs. In production, we estimate that a Braille Express 100, used for five hours a day, can produce over 350,000 Braille pages in a year.

Braille Express 100's standard features include:

  • Regular (12.5 dots per inch) and high-resolution (17 DPI) graphics
  • ET Speaks for automatic speech feedback as you use your Braille Express 100
  • Standard Braille line spacing or one and one-half line spacing
  • 6 or 8-dot Braille
  • Impact adjustment for heavier or lighter paper
  • Multi-Copy up to 99 copies of a document

Braille Express 100 Technical Specifications

  • Speed: (Interpoint) 100 characters per second. (Single Sided) 60 characters per second.
  • Line Width: 44 characters.
  • Paper: Continuous tractor feed paper.
  • Paper Width: Adjustable. 1.5 to 13.25 inches (3.8 to 33.7 cm).
  • Page Length: Selectable. 3 to 14 inches (7.6 to 35.6 cm).
  • Paper Weight: Variable.
Physical Description
  • Width: 21.25 inches (53.9 cm).
  • Depth: 18.00 inches (45.7 cm).
  • Height: 8.75 inches (22.2 cm).
  • Weight: 50 pounds (22.7 kg).
  • Case Style: Aluminum carrying case, with handle.
  • Sound Level: 80 DBA. Sound level may vary with ambient conditions.
  • Temperature: Operating or Storage: 35 F to 100 F (2 C to 37.8 C).
  • Humidity: Operating or Storage: 10% to 95% noncondensing.
  • Shock: 3 foot drop (approximately 5G).
  • Line Voltage: 105-130 VAC or 220-240 VAC.
  • Fuse Size (maximum): 105-130 VAC: 250V, 3.0A (slow-blow); 220-240 VAC: 250V, 1.8A (slow-blow).
  • Interface: (Port 1) Centronics Compatible Parallel.
  • (Port 2) Asynchronous Serial, EIA RS-232D, DTE.
  • (Port 3) ET Speaks, serial.

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In order to shop offline, please call 617-972-7308.

Written requests may be faxed to 617-926-2027 or mailed to:

Perkins Products
175 North Beacon Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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