Category: Environmental Control Unit

Environmental Control Unit

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The Environmental Control Unit (ECU) allows individuals with mobility impairments to operate electronic devices. Users may operate the unit by touching individual cells, any part of the screen, or external switch. It enables easy user adjustments for volume brightness and scan speeds. The ECU's functionality also extends to the operation of enabling access to the internet, email, electronic media, and desktop applications. It can provide full access to, and control of, communication aids giving freedom of expression and increased independence. Allows remote control of:

  • TV, DVD, Digital, Satellite, and cable set-top boxes
  • Lights
  • Curtains/Blinds
  • Telephone
  • Intercom and Doors
  • Emergency contact - via phone, pager, alarm
  • Bed, Riser/Recliner Chair
  • Communication Aids

Accessory products required for control of lights, windows, telephone, doors, etc. Additional features include:

  • Can be programmed to perform over 179 functions
  • Easy to use, full on-board programming, no tools or hardware required
  • Built-in infrared capture
  • Macros (scenes) fully editable with up to 20 functions per macro
  • Changeable telephone numbers and basic functions
  • User-adjustable volume, brightness, and scan rate
  • Custom template design, 18 "get started" device templates – Satellite, DVD, bed, etc.
  • Touchscreen for direct access or use as a large switch for scanning
  • Build up and send any satellite/teletext pages, digital TV
  • Two auxiliary outputs for control of third party devices such as communication aids, alarms, computers, dispersed alarms, pager, etc.
  • Two input jacks providing single or two-switch scanning access with auditory feedback
  • Day or night mode
  • High Definition dynamic screen
  • Repeater screen displays menu name and other useful information
  • 14 clear symbols with text labels per screen
  • Internal phone book with 30 stored numbers with speed dial option
  • Enter and dial any phone number
  • Telephone symbols for mobile, home, and work numbers
  • Macro build for home banking
  • Last number redial & phone memory
  • Compatible with infrared telephones including the Possum Sero!
  • Programmable phone book via touch screen
  • Powered via included wall adapter or rechargeable battery
  • Up to 16 hours battery life (dependent upon usage) with fast recharge time
  • Visual and audible low battery indication
  • Wall, floor, table, and wheelchair mountable
  • Quick release mechanism for easy transfer


Price Check
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Environmental Control Unit

Made By:

Ablenet, Inc.
Organization Type: 
Phone: 800-322-0956
Fax: 651-294-2259
Phone (U.S. and Canada): 
Controls, Recreation, Communication, Computers

Sold By:

Maxi-Aids, Inc.
Organization Type: 
Phone: 800-522-6294
Fax: 631-752-0689
Phone (U.S. and Canada): 
800-281-3555 x631
Blind & Low Vision, Communication, Computers