This equipment has been donated to LLBS from the West Cumbrian Blind Society. If you are interested in any of it, please ring LLBS on 01507 605604. There will be no charge, but donations are most welcome.
1 HUMAN WARE MY READER LOW VISION AID (MR600) second hand. This a documentation magnification system that is portable
Any reading material placed on the lower table is scanned and shown on the screen The magnification and the contrast can be varied to suit the user. All functions are controlled from the plug in control unit. (These were priced at £1800 when new.)
2 Reizan large talking calculator (priced £24) Battery operated.
3 Dolphin Supernova magnifier software. it highlights and enlarges text on a computer screen in order that people with limited eyesight can continue using Windows applications. (Current price £354) Does not include laptop.
4 Bierley electronic magnifier
Basically a mouse that is connected to a TV either by scart or HDMI connection. The reader places the mouse on a book or document and the image is then transferred to the TV screen (priced at £99)
5 Two new footballs one leather one heavy duty plastic with bells in them currently priced at £15 each