Hammacher Schlemmer147 E. 57th Street
New York, New York 10022
Telephone: 800-321-1484 or 513-860-3397.
Products distributed by Hammacher Schlemmer (listed alphabetically)
12 X PLUS 1X LIGHTED FOLDING VANITY AND TRAVEL MIRROR
The 12x Plus 1x Lighted Folding Vanity and Travel Mirror is a magnifying mirror with light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This mirror is made from distortion-free glass encircled by 10 bright white 30,000-hour LEDs on each side, providing clear, crisp reflections enhanced by warm light. The 2-sided rotating mirror has 12X magnification on one side and a 1X mirror on the other that offers a true, full-face reflection. The mirror is mounted on an adjustable arm that folds for storage. POWER: Uses 4 AA batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: The mirror extends to 13.5 inches high, and the height is 2 inches when folded. The mirror and base are 7 inches in diameter. WEIGHT: 1 pound. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
The BedLounge is a back support cushion designed for use by individuals with physical disabilities. Resembling a chair without a seat, this large cushion enables the user to sit upright in bed and provides support for the upper and lower back, arms, shoulders, neck, and head while the user reads or watches television. This padded support has a lightweight internal polypropylene frame and features pivoting armrests and a height- and angle-adjustable headrest pillow. Storage pockets on the armrests can be buttoned closed. The unit is available with down filling or hypo-allergenic artificial down. The removable slipcover is washable. SIZES: Regular (for users 5 feet, 3 inches tall and above and small (for users under 5 feet, 3 inches tall). COLOR: Natural, navy, dark green. black, burgundy, denim, blue and white pinstripe, or dark blue and blue pinstripe. OPTIONS: Replacement covers in a variety of colors and a knee pillow.
ELECTRIC WINE OPENER
The Electric Wine Opener is a powered corkscrew designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities or arthritis. This device uses screw insertion to remove traditional and synthetic corks. The opener comes with two stoppers, a foil cutter, and a wine preserver that removes air from unfinished bottles. POWER: Uses a rechargeable battery to open up to 50 wine bottles after a 10-hour charge via the base that uses standard alternating current (AC). DIMENSIONS: 7.75 inches high x 2 inches in diameter. WEIGHT: 12 ounces. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
EVAPORATIVE COOLING HAT
The Evaporative Cooling Hat is a body cooling system designed for wear by individuals with neurological disabilities. This baseball-style hat uses a patented Hydroweave system that uses the suns energy to cause evaporation that draws heat away from the head. The hat is charged by running it under cool water; after excess water is wrung out, the hat keeps the wearer's head up to 30 degrees cooler than the outside air temperature. The Hydroweave system combines hydrophilic (water-attracting) and hydrophobic (water-rejecting) fibers in a three-layer fabric that conducts body heat upwards, while retaining the cool water and releasing it slowly through evaporation; while the middle layer holds onto water, an inner lining that cannot be permeated by water keeps the head cool and dry. The hat is made of a cotton and polyfiber blend with an adjustable hook-and-loop back. SIZES: One size fits most. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 4.5 x 7 x 10 inches. WEIGHT: 2 ounces. COLOR: Available in navy or khaki.
GIANT DISPLAY ALARM LOCK
The Giant Display Alarm Clock is a low vision digital alarm clock designed for use by individuals with low vision. This alarm clock displays the time in large digits that are readable in daylight or darkness. The time and alarm can be set using buttons on the clock or with the included wireless remote control. The clock displays the time in the 12- or 24-hour format, it has a remote-operated snooze function, and it can be used at the bedside or wall mounted. POWER: Uses standard alternating current (AC) with an included adapter; battery backup requires three AAA batteries. The remote requires two AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (WxHxD): 12 x 6 x 2 inches. The numbers on the display are 4 inches high. WEIGHT: 1.5 pounds. COLOR: Black case and red numbers on a black background. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
GIANT MONOPOLY DELUXE GAME
The Giant Monopoly Deluxe Game is a large print board game designed for use by individuals with low vision or fine motor or grasping disabilities. This set includes playing pieces 150 percent of their normal size and an over-sized board. Built with solid wood stained and varnished for a subdued gloss finish the board includes a recessed well lined with smooth felt where the Chance and Community Chest cards reside. The well is ideal for rolling the game's dice, ensuring that the over-sized metal-plated playing tokens (the thimble is actually the size of a real thimble), wooden houses and hotels remain undisturbed on the raised playing surface. The title deed cards, Chance and Community Chest cards, money, and wooden houses and hotels are also over-sized. DIMENSIONS: The board (LxWxH) is 30 x 30 x 1.5 inches and the well (LxW) is 20 x 20 inches. The Chance and Community Chest cards are 3 x 5 inches. The dice are 1-inch cubes. WEIGHT: 12 pounds. COLOR: The felt and the houses are green. The hotels are red.
MEMORY FOAM CONTOURED LEG SUPPORT
The Memory Foam Contoured Leg Support is a leg rest designed for use by individuals with circulatory or lower extremity disabilities or arthritis. This adjustable hypoallergenic, flame-retardant memory foam wedge elevates the user's legs and the contoured surface conforms to the leg shape. The foam rebounds to its original shape when not in use, eliminating sagging and settling. The support comes with a foam insert that allows the height of the support to be adjusted. The included washable cover is made of plush stretch terry knit. DIMENSIONS (WxLxDxH): 20 x 24 x 6 x 5 to 9 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.
MINI AURA (MODEL NV-200)
The Mini Aura, model NV-200, is a monocular lens designed for use by individuals with low vision. This monocular uses active infrared technology to illuminate subjects up to 82 feet away and provides crisp black and white images. Features include adjustable brightness level and a 19-degree viewing angle. The unit comes with a carrying pouch and a wristband. DIMENSIONS (LxWxD): 2.6 x 2.2 x 2.2 inches. WEIGHT: 3.4 ounces. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
NURSERYTIME LENA LAMB
Nurserytime Lena Lamb is a touch-activated, voice output stuffed animal designed for use by children with blindness or low vision or cognitive disabilities. It is intended for children ages newborn and up. This animated mother lamb recites nursery rhymes while cradling her baby. Story time begins with a gentle squeeze of the lamb's front paw. While a soothing lullaby plays in the background, the toy recounts five childhood classics, including Jack and Jill, Humpty Dumpty, and Hickory Dickory Dock, spoken in an engaging, motherly voice. The lamb's animated mouth and swaying torso are intended to captivate children, while the traditional rhymes introduce young learners to word sounds and story structure, key precursors to literacy. The soft polyester fabric coat can be surface cleaned. POWER: Uses three AA batteries (included). DIMENSIONS(HxWxD): 10 x 10 x 9 inches. WEIGHT: 14 ounces.
OAK DAYCLOCK WITH TIME
The Oak DayClock with Time is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock features an outer ring that functions as a standard wall clock and an inner circle that is divided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small notch in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full revolution every 168 hours, representing the passing of another week. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 11.87 inches in diameter. COLOR: Oak.
PADDOCK 10 STAND & STEREO FOR APPLE IPAD
The PadDock 10 Stand and Stereo for Apple iPad is a stand for tablet computer designed for use by individuals with use of one hand, grasping or upper extremity disabilities, or arthritis. The PadDock 10 is designed for the Apple iPad, iPad 2 or the third generation iPad. When the iPad is mounted on the stand, it can be rotated 360 degrees and tilts 30 degrees front to back for optimal orientation of the screen. The dock includes two oval 2.5-watt speakers with a class D amplifier and a passive radiator. A switch on the dock enables the user to toggle between high-speed charging of the iPad and synchronizing the music, photos, videos and applications with iTunes without changing cables. Made from durable ABS, the dock has a weighted rubber-coated base to prevent tipping or marring of tabletop surfaces. The unit includes USB power and data cables. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 12 x 10.5 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 3 pounds. WARRANTY: One-year limited warranty.
The Peek-a-Boo Bear is a voice output, touch-activated stuffed animal designed for use by children with blindness, low vision, or cognitive disabilities. It is intended for children ages newborn and up. When the bear's paw is squeezed, it raises the blanket it is holding over its eyes, asks "Where did you go?" and then lowers the blanket and says "Peek-a-boo, I found you!" in a giggly voice. The bear sits upright for engaging play and his mouth opens and closes as it says phrases like "Hello, baby!", "Peek-a-boo is the most fun with you!" or "Peek-a-boo! I see you!" This bear has plush polyester fur and a supple foam interior that provide a soft feel. POWER: Uses three AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 11.5 x 9 x 8.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1 pound. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
SCOOBA FLOOR WASHING ROBOT
The Scooba Floor Washing Robot is a programmable floor washer designed for use by individuals with mobility or upper extremity disabilities. This unit uses prepares, cleans, and dries sealed hardwood, tile and linoleum flooring. The device prepares the floor by picking up loose sand, crumbs and dirt, washes using clean Clorox Scooba cleaning solution, scrubs to remove dirt and grime, and dries by picking up the dirty solution. A single tank cleans up to 200 square feet, covering each area an average of four times. The package includes one eight- bottle of Clorox Scooba cleaning solution, measuring cup, one Virtual Wall (sends an infrared beam to create a barrier that the unit cannot cross, keeping the device in the desired area), documentation, and an owner's guide. POWER: The Scooba uses a rechargeable battery with a Charging Brick (both included). Additional batteries are available, as is a charging base. The Virtual Wall requires two D batteries (not included). OPTIONS: Storage mat, additional Virtual Wall units, additional cleaning fluid, vacuum port, and replacement tank, filter, cleaning brush, and cleaning head. DIMENSIONS (HxLxD): 5 x 21.25 x 17 inches. WEIGHT: 15.5 pounds. WARRANTY: One year.
SLEEP-IMPROVING PILLOW WEDGE
The Sleep-Improving Pillow Wedge is a positioning Wedge designed for use by individuals with respiratory or circulatory disabilities or acid reflux. The pillow is sized for use by one person and is crafted from two layers of medical-grade urethane foam, with a quilted cotton/polyester cover that zips off for washing. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 5 x 26 x 32 inches. WEIGHT: 4 pounds.
TEAK SHOWER STOOL
The Teak Shower Stool is a shower stool designed for use by individuals with balance or walking disabilities or arthritis. This stool has a teak seat with three drainage slots and four stainless steel legs with rubberized, non-skid feet. The stool is also equipped with a fixed under-seat tray and a smaller swing-out basket for supplies. DIMENSION(WxHxD): 16.25 x 15.75 x 15.75. The swing-out basket is 8 x 6 inches. The fixed tray is 13 x 13 inches. The drainage slots are 12 inches long x 2 inches wide. CAPACITY: 300 pounds. WEIGHT: 10 pounds. COLOR: Natural teak top which will weather to a silvery color unless treated with teak oil. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
WIDE VIEW LIGHTED MAGNIFIER
The Wide View Magnifier is a hand magnifier with light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This lighted magnifying glass has an oversized lens that allows an expansive view of fine details. The optical-quality, scratch-resistant and shatterproof acrylic lens provides 2X magnification, with a 6X bifocal insert near the bottom of the lens that allows a close-in look in a small area. The magnifier is equipped with a bright LED light mounted at the base of the magnifying lens in the handle that enhances visibility in low-light conditions. The ergonomic handle has a rubberized grip and provides access to the power switch. POWER: Uses one AAA battery. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 10 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. The lens is 5 inches in diameter and the bifocal insert is 1 inch in diameter. WEIGHT: 10 ounces. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
The YumaLite is a light for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). This lightweight, portable unit is worn on the head like a visor, so it can be used anywhere. Its three white and three red LEDs emit 800 and 80 lux respectively, providing daylight spectrum light in the amount recommended by the National Institutes of Health. The user can alternate between white and red light therapy with a press of a button. For optimal effect, it should be worn for 20 to 30 minutes in the morning. Its tilting LED panel and adjustable strap provide optimal light placement and a comfortable fit. A travel pouch is included. POWER: Uses three AAA batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxD): 6 x 4 x 0.75 inches. WEIGHT: 12 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: One-year manufacturer’s warranty; 30-day, money-back guarantee.