Personal Infrared System (Model Jas485)
The Personal Infrared System, model JAS485, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This system includes an infrared transmitter/speaker, a microphone, and an infrared transmitter. The system can be used with the microphone to enhance conversation or it can be connected directly to an audio output jack of a television or other audio device. DIMENSIONS: Operates ove an area of approximately 20 feet. WARRANTY: 90-day warranty.
Sign It! is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed for one to six players, the game teaches sign languages and includes a board, a die, cards, and a copy of "Signing Illustrated" by Mickey Flodin.
Chorus Universal Listening System
The CHORUS Universal Receiver is a personal amplification and receiver system for FM, infrared, induction loop, radio, direct audio input, and microphone input for individuals with a hearing impairment. CHORUS works with almost any make or model transmitter including its own line of FM, infrared and loop system transmitters. It may be used almost anywhere (in the home, movies, theater, places of worship, meetings) with almost any type of transmitter that might be in place. There are also persona
Tec Strobe Inline Phone Alert
The TEC Strobe In-Line Phone Alert is a line powered telephone signal indicator that provides a visual signal for persons with hearing disabilities. The device has a strobe light that flashes when the telephone rings (7000 candlepower flashes). This device can be used with any modular telephone. DIMENSIONS: 5.5 x 8 x 2.5 inches. COLOR: Woodgrain and Almond.
Shake-Up is a combination smoke detector and smoke alarm designed for individuals who have hearing disabilities. The wireless smoke detector transmits a signal within a 100-foot radius and activates the receiver which attaches to a wall or can be placed on a night stand. The receiver then turns on a bed vibrating unit or flashes a strobe light to alert a sleeping person. There are two packages available: One system includes an audible alarm smoke detector that mounts on a wall or ceiling, the sh
The TM-60 is a timer with a built-in transmitter designed to provide tactile signalling to individuals with hearing disabilities. It is designed to operate in conjunction with the Silent Call Omni Page, Omni Page II, or Vibra-Call receivers (see separate entries). The timer is set by turning the dial to the desired number of minutes. When the timer reaches zero, the built in transmitter sends a signal to the receiver, which in turn vibrates and lights up a combination of display lights. The syst
Wireless Fm Speaker System (Model Sfm311S)
The Wireless FM Speaker System, model SFM311S, is a 2-frequency FM amplification system designed to provide sound enhancement to television viewing, conversation, and music and dancing, and other in-home listening situations. The system includes two transmitters, a base transmitter to be placed near the sound source, and a pickup microphone that can be attached to the speaker of the television, radio, etc. The pickup microphone comes with cables for line-input connection to the audio source. REC
Large Visual Display
The Large Visual Display is a large print display accessory for the Superprint 100-D, 4425, and 4420 (sold separately; see separate entries) telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD or TT) by Ultratec. The characters on the large display are 10 times larger than characters on a standard TDD display and are displayed in bold type. TDD conversations are shown simultaneously on the TDD display and on the large visual display. The display connects to the Superprint 100-D, the Superprint 4225, or S
Startone In-Line Amplifier
The Startone In-Line Amplifier designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed to be installed between the handset and the base of the phone, the unit features a fingertip volume control dial to provide the user with up to 20 decibels of gain. The handset is compatible with virtually all modular telephones. An automatic by-pass allows use of the phone in a non-amplified manner in case of power failure. POWER: AC-powered. COLOR: Ivory, beige, ash, cocoa, or brown. WARRANTY: Li
Shake Awake is a vibrating alarm clock designed for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. The unit is compact and self-contained, free of a separate vibrating pad or external wiring. The clock is placed inside the user's pillowcase or under the user's mattress. A powerful vibrating motor will wake even the soundest sleeper at the pre-selected alarm time. The cover is designed to protect settings during sleep or travel, and folds under the clock for table top viewing. Other features include qu
Vibra-Call is a telephone and doorbell signal system designed to alert deaf or deaf-blind persons to a variety of audio household stimuli. The user wears a small receiver unit that vibrates in response to a signal from any of several transmitters around the house or workplace. The user then presses each of the four push-button switches on the top panel of the receiver; this causes the receiver to revibrate to indicate which transmitter was activated. The system can be used with one receiver and
Omni Page & Omni Page Ii
The Omni page and the Omni Page II are paging systems designed for person-to-person or device-to-person communication for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It allows an individual to communicate with another individual or to be alerted to a signal from an electronic device, such as a smoke detector, telephone, sound monitor, or doorbell. The system is comprised of three units: a receiver, a transmitter, and a charger. The wireless receiver unit attaches easily to a belt or pocket and
Nexcom 300 (Models 300Vi & 300Ve) & Nextalk For Windows
The Nexcom 300, models 300vi and 300ve, are universal modems designed for "text telephone" use and includes support for TTY calls and standard modem ASCII calls for individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing. The 300vi has an internal card modem and the 300ve has an external modem. The NexCom 300 features autodetection between standard modems, TTY's and Fax for incoming and outgoing calls. It allows standard modem and TTY call transfers, enabling a call to be put on hold and transferred to ano
Hitec Guest Room Case (Sets 1-4)
The HITEC Guest Room Case is a container holding a variety of products needed to comply with ADA standards for hotel guests who are deaf or hard of hearing. All components can be easily installed or removed by hotel or hospital personnel. Set 1 components include an AP-Q90D TTY, an SA-TR50 phone ring signaler, a CS-IL40 in-line amplifier, a GA-DB9 door knock alert signaler, a CS-WS1 clock with bed vibrator, a GT-SMOKE visual/audible smoke detector, and a US-DV1 telecaption decoder. Set 2 compone
Teknova Decoder Cciip & Cciii
The Decoder CCIIP and CCIII are telecaption decoders designed to be portable for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The decoder hooks directly into your VCR so you can watch your favorite movies or TV shows. The text is positioned in different areas on the screen to identify who is talking. It also has dual language capability. The Teknova Decoder CCIII can be connected to a VCR and television, while the Teknova CCIIIP hooks up directly to a cable converter or direct video source and i
Mycap Caption Decoder
The Mycap Caption Decoder is a telecaption decoder designed to print text on the screen for TV programs for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It works with any ordinary VCR, cable, TV converter or satellite receiver system and can be used with any remote control. There are two channels provided for multilingual decoding capability and it is compact and lightweight. WARRANTY: One year limited.
Ameriphone Super Phone Ringer (Model Sr-100)
The Ameriphone Super Phone Ringer, model SR100, is a telephone signal amplifier designed to increase the volume of the ringer for individuals who are hard of hearing. This unit generates a ring of up to 95 decibels (dB). It features adjustable volume and tone controls, and comes with dual modular phone jacks for connecting to a standard analog telephone.
Silent Call Transmitters (Telephone, Doorbell, Smoke Detector, Hand-Held Pager, And Pendant Pager)
The Silent Call Transmitters are wireless signal transmitters designed to alert persons who are deaf or hard of hearing to different household activities and sounds. When a signal is sent from the transmitter, it is picked up by the receiver and then indicated through a strobe, vibrator or other warning device. These transmitters work with any Silent Call receiver (see separate entries) to indicate either the telephone (Model SC-TEL), the doorbell (Model SC-DB), the smoke detector (Model SC-SMOK
Silent Call Sleep Alert Charger Unit (Model Sc1006-2)
The Silent Call Sleep Alert Charger Unit is a battery charger designed to be used with Silent Call Receivers (see separate entries). Connecting the receiver to this unit enables 24-hour operation of the system while the batteries are recharged by plugging the charger into a wall outlet. The unit can also be used with optional strobes and vibrators.
First Alert Smoke Detector (Model Sa100S)
The First Alert Smoke Detector, model SA100S, is a smoke alarm designed for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This detector features a bright 177 candela strobe light that flashes 60 times per minute to wake people who cannot hear audible alarms. Other standard features include a test button to check all detector and strobe functions and an 85 decibel audible alarm. This unit can be used independently or be interconnected with up to 11 identical units. POWER: This alarm is hardwired t
Universally Compatible Amplified Handset
The Universally Compatible Amplified Handset is a designed to increase incoming ans outgoing telephone volumes for individuals who are hard of hearing. The unit is equipped with a modular cord to enable replacement of the existing handset. Other standard features include fingertip volume control and an interface box. POWER: Uses an alternating current (AC) adapter (included).
Porta-Ir (Models Pir5300/o & Pir5300/u)
The Porta-IR, models PIR5300/O and PIR5300/U is a portable infrared communication system designed to amplify sound for individuals who are hard of hearing. The Porta-IR is placed within 20 feet of the speaker or sound source for amplification; the signals can be picked up by any standard infrared receiver. The device includes microphone, line, and high level inputs. The unit is the size of a textbook, so it can easily be carried in a briefcase. The set includes a base unit, a carrying bag, and a
The Dialogue VCO is a text telephone universally designed to be used by individuals with and without hearing disabilities. This phone features a hearing-aid compatible amplifier and automatic tone enhancement which amplifies the incoming voice up to 30 decibels. For people with severe hearing loss or who are deaf, Voice Carry Over (VCO) calls can be made through the local toll-free relay service. VCO enables the user speak in the normal fashion while displaying incoming messages as text on the s
Sidekick Receiver & Sidekick Basic Kit
The SideKick Receiver is a signal system designed to monitor household sounds such as telephone ringers, smoke detectors, or doorbells for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This all-in-one device alerts to everyday events by flashing a bright strobe light. Four indicator lights on the face plate light under the appropriate signal, eliminating confusion as to which sound activated the receiver. In the case of fire, the strobe keeps flashing until it is reset. The receiver reaches a ran
Microloop Ii & Microloop Ii Fm
The Microloop II is an audio loop amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. Place the loop wire around the listening area to transmit and amplify speech signals to the "T" coil switch found on many hearing aids. Designed for use in a conference or classroom setting, the system includes loop wire on a wind up spool, a clip on microphone for the primary speaker, and a carrying case. The Microloop II FM performs the same function but includes a wireless microphon
Knock Sensor (Models Kts1, 3240-L, & 3240-T)
The Knock Sensor is a flashing light signal designed to indicate door knocking for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system attaches to the door with Velcro or with a door bracket (model KTS1) and is sensitive to vibrations. It signals when someone is knocking on the door by flashing a light that shuts off automatically after five seconds. The system has a two-position sensitivty setting and will not pick up outside sounds. Model 3240-L is designed to be used alone while model 324
Phone Strobe Flasher
The Phone Strobe Flasher is a telephone signaler designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The strobe light flashes when the phone rings and is equipped with a fully-modular male cord and female jack. POWER: Powered by the telephone line.. WARRANTY: One year limited.
The PhoneMax is an amplifier telephone designed to emphasize the high frequency sound that make speech understandable for individuals with hearing disabilities. This phone provides 33 decibels of gain, is compatible with telecoil equipped hearing aids, and can be wall mounted or placed on a desk. Standard features include a large-button keypad, eight memory buttons for auto-dialing, auto redial, tone/pulse dialing selection, and an adjustable ringer. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 8.9 x 2.2 x 7.6 inches. C
The Minicom IV is a text telephone (TT) or telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). The device features an easy-touch 43-key, 4-row keyboard; a bright, tilted 20-character display; and a printer port for connecting to an external printer (not included). This text telephone also offers Turbo Code to provide greater user control over the speed and pace of conversations and an Auto ID feature to automatically notify parties being called that a text telephone is being used. POWER: Comes with an
The Miniprint 225 is a basic printing text telephones or telecommunication devices for the deaf. Both devices feature Turbo Code which enables a more natural conversational speed and interrupt capability. Features include Auto ID which alerts hearing people to an incoming TTY call, a built-in 24-character printer, three selectable print sizes, and a sticky key feature for single- handed typing. Other features include a computer- style keyboard with “GA" and "SK" keys and locator keys on the "hom
Audioport A1 Personal Communicator
The Audioport A1 Personal Communicator is a personal amplification system designed for use by persons with hearing disabilities. A self-contained ALD (assistive listening device), this lightweight device features a front-mounted omnidirectional microphone designed to send an amplified signal directly to the user's earpieces. The unit automatically adjusts for sharp sudden noises and allows the user's voice to sound natural. POWER: Uses rechargeable batteries (included). WARRANTY: One year.
Sonic Boom Alarm Clock With Bed Vibrator
The Sonic Boom Alarm Clock with Bed Vibrator, is a digital alarm clock and bed vibrator designed for use by persons with hearing disabilities. This digital alarm clock offers the choice of sound, light, and/or vibration to wake the user. Standard features include a built-in outlet for a lamp, an auxiliary jack for the bed vibrator (sold separately), battery back up, a snooze button, an angle-adjustable green digital display, a buzzer that adjusts to up to 98 decibels, volume and tone adjustmen
Global Door Beacon (Model 303)
The Global Door Beacon, model 303, is a flashing light door signal designed to alert people with hearing disabilities to knocks on doors. The portable device emits multiple flashes of light per knock. This device can be permanently attached to a door using the included screw or Velcro or it can be used as a portable device and moved from room to room. The included hanging bracket enables the unit to be hung over any door. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery.
Toilet Safety Rail
The Toilet Safety Rail is an adjustable safety frame with a bracket designed to provide assistance in getting on and off the toilet. It has an anodized aluminum frame, Cant-I-Levered arms, and closed cell foam armrests to provide a sure grip with comfort. The adjustable height armrest is 26 to 31 inches to the floor. The adjustable width between armrests is 18 to 24 inches. WEIGHT: 10 pounds.
Combination Pillow Vibrator And Clock (Model 2810)
Combination pillow vibrator and digital clock with large LED display. Clock has built-in outlet for lamps, vibrators or strobes. Deluxe clock features a two-position alarm switch which will flash standard lamp when alarm has been activated. In other position it will turn on vibrators and strobe lights. Clock by itself (##2740) is $70.00. Battery back up system with low battery indicator. Power failure indicator. Snooze bar. Vibrator is round, black and small for placement under pillow.
Telelink Telephone Amplifier Coupler
Telephone adapter used to convert the Pocketalker personal amplifier (see separate entry) into a telephone amplifier. Allows listener to use the Pocketalker and an earphone to boost the caller's voice up to 100 times louder than standard telephones. Compact and portable, can be used at home, on the road, etc. Can be used with most newer telephones that have modular connectors on the handset cord. It cannot be used with phones that have the dialing mechanism in the handset. The adapter plugs into
Doorbell Signaler (Model Ds700) & Economical Doorbell Signaler (Model Ds70)
The Doorbell Signaler is a flashing light signal designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to the ringing of the doorbell. When a lamp is plugged into the unit, the lamp will flash four to five times each time the dorbell is pressed. Both models include the transmitter unit, wiring, and a doorbell, enabling them to be used in homes with or without an existing doorbell. Model DS700 also has the capability of transmitting to remote receivers (not included).WARRANTY: One year.
Sonic Alert Remote Receiver (Model Sa1Oi) & Deluxe Remote Receiver (Model Sa201)
The Remote Receiver, model SA101, and Deluxe Remote Receiver, model SA201, are flashing light signal systems designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Both units enable the user to plug a lamp into the receiver which is then plugged into a wall outlet. The receiver activates the flashing light when it receives a signal from a transmitter such as the doorbell, telephone, baby or sound monitor, etc. The Deluxe Remote Receiver (model SA201, shown) allows the lamp to be turned
Baby Cry Signaler (Model Bc 400)
Baby Cry Signaler, model BC 400, is a sound monitor designed to alert parents with hearing disabilities to the sound of a baby crying. This wireless, portable system plugs into any alternating current (AC) outlet and can be adjusted for sensitivity. The system utilizes all sonic Alert remote receivers (a minimum of one required, but not included; see separate entry) which can be connected to a lamp or a vibrator to signal when the receiver is activated. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.5 x 3.75 x 2 inches.
Sonic Ring Jr. (Model Tr 50)
The Sonic Ring Jr., model TR 50, is a flashing light telephone signal designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to the ringing of a telephone. The unit plugs into any standard outlet and modular phone jack. When the telephone rings, the signaler causes any lamp plugged into it to flash. POWER: Plugs into any standard alternating current (AC) outlet. WARRANTY: One year warranty.
Hearing Helper Personal Fm System (Models 100E & 200E)
The HEARING HELPER Personal FM System is a wireless listening system for individuals who are hard of hearing. It can be used in the classroom, watching TV, riding in a car, meetings and conferences, coaching or employee training. The system 200 features the T16-72E6 Transmitter and the R16-72E6 Receiver. The Receiver features an external microphone with a separate volume control to pick up nearby sounds or the wearer's voice. The system includes two rechargeable 6V batteries and chargers, belt c
Tub Grab Bar (Model 98005)
The Tub Grab Bar, model 98005, is a grab bar for the bathtub designed to attach to the side of the bathtub to assist individuals getting into and out of the tub. It is made of nylon coated steel and has multi-level hand holds. DIMENSIONS: Clamp adjustment 3 to 7 inches; height above the tub wall is 15 inches; overall width is 8 to 11.25 inches. WEIGHT: 6.5 pounds. COLOR: White, almond or blue.
Clearsounds Bed Shaker (Model Cs-Shk)
The ClearSounds Bed Shaker, model CS-SHK, is a bed vibrator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This vibrating signal device alerts the user while asleep or in any situation where it is hard to hear an alarm or phone ring. It works with the ClearSounds 40XLC Amplified Phone with Caller ID and Speakerphone, CS-WS1 Wake & Shake Alarm Clock, and CS-CL1 Amplified Phone Ring Signaler (see separate entries). DIMENSIONS (WxD): 3.5 x 1.25 inches. The plug is 3.5 millimet
Clearsounds Amplified Phone Ring Signaler (Model Cs-Cl1)
The ClearSounds Amplified Phone Ring Signaler, model CS-CL1, is a telephone signal amplifier designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. It delivers a forceful ring tone up to 95 decibels (dB) in volume, accompanied by a bright strobe that flashes along with the signal tone. Tone and volume are adjustable. The amplifier is wall mountable. OPTIONS: Vibrating Pad for use when sleeping. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4.25 x 2 x 7.5 inches. WARRANTY: One year.
Clearsounds Portable Telephone Amplifier (Model Cs-Il40)
The ClearSounds Portable Telephone Amplifier, model CS-IL40, is a telephone amplifier designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This device attaches to corded phones to increase the volume of incoming calls. It connects to corded phones with a dial pad in the base and is not designed for cordless or trimline phones. Volume control and boost buttons increase incoming volume as much as 40 decibels (dB), and the tone control allows the user to "shape" sound. POWER: Uses one 9-volt ba
Ge Amplified Cordless Phone For Mild Hearing Loss (Model 27906Ge1)
The GE Amplified Cordless Phone for Mild Hearing Loss, model 27906GE1, is an amplified large-button cordless telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing or have low vision. Hearing-related features include audio boost sound adjustment, volume control for incoming calls, an oversized ear seal, hearing aid compatibility, and ringer volume control. The phone has call-waiting and caller identification (ID) with a 40-name and number memory. The backlit liquid crystal display (LC