A.T. Kratter & Company, Inc.12062 Valley View Street
Garden Grove, California 92845-1739
Discontinued products distributed by A.T. Kratter & Company, Inc. (listed alphabetically)
-- Discontinued. Verified 8/2012. Retained in database for reference. -- Trekker is a voice output electronic mobility aid designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The system uses GPS (global positioning satellite) and digital maps to identify locations and tell users how to get to specific destinations. The device identifies nearby streets and intersections, and tells the user when a destination or other landmark is nearby. Users can enter their own landmarks or use the list that comes with the digital map. The device provides an itinerary when the user enters the addresses of the departure point and destination, and it can be used when walking or in a taxi, bus, or other vehicle. OPTIONS: Digital maps covering most Western countries are available. They can be bought online and downloaded, or ordered and delivered on CD or Compact Flash cards. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 5.26 x 1 x 3.4 inches. WEIGHT: 1.3 pounds.
VICTOR READER VIBE
--- DISCONTINUED. (Verified 01/2010) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. --- Victor Reader Vibe is a digital talking book player designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This portable player reads Daisy books and standard MP3 and audio CDs. Its controls have embossed tactile markings. This player supports all Daisy navigation levels, including go to chapter, section, page, paragraph, and so on. Other functions include bookmarks and speed control with pitch compensation. Firmware may be upgraded via CD. The player comes with earphones and a carrying case. POWER: Uses rechargeable batteries or power adapter (included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 29 x 148 x 138 millimeters. WEIGHT: 275 grams.