The LD (light duty) Latching Puff Switch is rated for 24 volts up to 3 amps. It latches mechanically to an on or off position. No external power, batteries or adapter boxes are needed to maintain the latching action. A gentle puff of mouth air will set the switch to the on position. Another gentle puff of air will set the switch to off. Comes with a 40 inch detachable cord with a 1/8 inch mini plug. Supported by a light weight over-the-head band. Weight of the switch and headband is 3 ounces. Ca
The HD (heavy duty) latching pneumatic switch plugs into a 3-pin grounded power receptacle, allowing control of 120 volt appliances up to 10 amps. The air cushion actuator is operated by sips on the tube and may be mounted with screws, velcro or tape. the Actuator and 6 feet of connector tubing are not in direct contact with electrical power. Can be used in damp areas and washed. Those with sufficient breath- power may prefer a puff version of the switch, available on request. Can be used to tur
Puff controlled tone generator attachment for the Cooper-Rand electronic speech aid (see separate entry). The pneumatic switch is mounted to a headband with the tube curving around the side of the head to the mouth. Includes 40 inches of cord and used existing pulse generator.
Non-woven, non-linting polyester/cotton stoma bib. Lightweight, absorbant. Bottom and sides can be trimmed with scissors. Disposable or can be washed several times. Twill tape ties. 6 by 6 1/2 inches. Packs of 5, 10 and 25.
Lace collar stoma bibs. 4 styles and several colors. Hand washable. Includes 2 removable snap-in, low-lint moisture shields. 12 inches long with 15 inch ribbon ties on each end.
Terrycloth shower mitten has a mesh pocket inside to hold the soap in the palm of the hand. velcro wrist closure. Right or left hand.
The Cover Up Shower Collar is a plastic bib esigned to protect a tracheostomy or stoma in the shower. It is also for use during shampooing or shaving.The contoured fitting collar has Velcro closure that fits people who have necks that are between 9 and 19 inches in diameter. DIMENSIONS (WxH): 9 x 7.5 inches.
Cover Up is a laryngectomy shower shield. This water repellant cover is designed to protect the stoma. It consists of a contour fitting collar with a velcro strap. SIZE: One size fits all.
Magnetic Finger Switch consists of a finger sleeve containing a magnet, plus a small external switch unit. A small movement of the finger toward the switch unit activates the switch. The switch has a 3.5 millimeter plug. DIMENSIONS: Switch is 0.25 x 1.5 inches.
Finger Flex Switch is a switch built into a partial glove. Bending a finger activates the switch. The switch uses a 3.5 millimeter mini-phone plug as a connector.
Mercury Tilt switch is activated by a change in position. This switch comes with a Velcro band for attaching to the wrist, arm, leg, etc. The switch has a 3.5 millimeter plug. DIMENSIONS: 0.38 x 1.25 inches.
Headband Switch consists of an adjustable headband equipped with a switch that has a small paddle for a lever. The paddle rests on the forehead; raising the forehead muscles activates the switch. The paddle must be taped to the forehead. The switch has a 3.5 mm plug. WEIGHT: 2 ounces.
Clamp-On Bump Switch is a button switch activated by 2 ounces of pressure on its tip. This switch is designed to be attached to a bed, chair, table, etc. and activated by any convenient part of the body. Both momentary and toggle models are available.
Bib type stoma cover made of foam in a soft mesh covering which ties around the neck. Helps avoid distress caused by sudden changes in temperature, dust, moisture. Washable about 10 times. Large size ($4.50) is 8.5 inches wide and 7.5 inches high; small size ($3.75) is 6.5 inches wide and 4.5 inches high.
Disposable foam filters for the laryngectomee. Foam warms, moistens, and filters the inhaled air. Individually wrapped filters measure 2 by 2.5 inches. Held in place by hypoallergenic strip.
Pressure Switch is designed to be worn on the upper arm, lower arm, knee, etc. Pressure against the switch activates it. DIMENSIONS: 1.5 x 0.5 inches.
Headset microphone for speech amplifiers. Models for Rand Voice Amplifier (see separate entry) and Voicette Amplifier (see separate entry). MS40 4 Models has 3000 ohms microphone impedance and 1.155 mV microphone output level. Headband with microphone and acoustic tube attach to either side of band. Acoustic tube and microphone can be attached directly to glasses. Voicette has on/off switch on cord, Rand has on/off switch on circuitry pack. Both models can have higher quality microphones substit
Voicette is a small, portable, battery-operated audio amplifier. The user speaks into a microphone, and the voice comes out amplified through Voicette's speaker/amplifier. Voicette comes with a carrying case. POWER: Voicette can be powered by a rechargeable battery pack that can be charged on 120V AC (250V/50 cycle charger also available). DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 x 3 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.
Rand Voice Amplifier is a small, portable voice amplifier that can be clipped on to a person's pocket or belt. A small unidirectional microphone is held to the lips; the voice comes out amplified through the main unit amplifier. POWER: 9 volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 2.63 x 4.13 x 1.04 inches. WEIGHT: 10.5 ounces.
Cooper-Rand Electronic Speech Aid is an artificial larynx consisting of a portable pulse generator and a small hand held tone generator. The user inserts a tube projecting from the tone generator into his mouth. A tone emanating from this tube supplies the individual's missing or insufficient vocal tone. The tone can be turned on and off by a switch on the tone generator, and has adjustable volume and pitch. POWER: 15 volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 2.63 x 4.13 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT: 7 ounces.
The Cardinal E Z Breathe Filter is a laryngectomy filter. The white plastic frame holds and shapes the foam filter so that it curves out away from the stoma and is not pulled against the stoma as the user breathes in. A metal chain goes around the neck and holds the frame in place. The frame fits under a shirt and tie, turtleneck, high collar, or scarf. The chain fits a neck up to 18 inches around; longer chain available on request. OPTIONS: Filter kit with frame, chain, and 30 white filters (63
The Starset is a headset receiver with microphone designed to fit over the ear for people requiring hands-free telephone operation. Features include a quick disconnect cord and a standard pigtail plug. The microphone wand extends in front of the mouth and helps to provide minimal distraction. This microphone is not designed for use with telephone system. OPTIONS: Eyeglass adapter available.