-- 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.
Price: Contact manufacturer.
This product record was updated on August 14, 2012.
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Humanware Group (formerly Pulse Data Humanware and Visuaide)175 Mason Circle
Concord, California 94520
Telephone: 800-722-3393 or 925-680-7100.
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NanoPac, Inc.4823 S. Sheridan Road, Suite 302
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74145-5717
Telephone: 800-580-6086 or 918-665-0329.
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Beyond Sight, Inc. (Formerly Second Sight)5650 South Windermere Street
Littleton, Colorado 80120
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Lighthouse Store, a division of Lighthouse InternationalSol and Lillian Goldman Building
110 East 60th Street
New York, New York 10022-1202
Telephone: 800-829-0500 or 212-821-9384.
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A.T. Kratter & Company, Inc.12062 Valley View Street
Garden Grove, California 92845-1739
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Adaptive Technology, A Division of Perkins Products (formerly Adaptive Technology Consulting)Perkins School for the Blind
175 North Beacon Street
Watertown, Massachusetts 02472
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C Tech2 N. Williams Street
Pearl River, New York 10965
Telephone: 800-228-7798 or 845-735-7907.
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Florida Reading and Vision Technology650 N Andrews Avenue Suite 22
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311
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SSB BART Group (formerly BART Group / Bartimaeus Group)109 Stevenson St., 4th Floor
San Francisco, California 94105
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Universal Low Vision Aids, Inc.1350 W. 5th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43212
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