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The Prisma


Product Category
CCTVs/Video Magnifiers

Product Description
Fold-up, color, portable, and lightweight video magnifier that comes with a carrying case and can be connected to a conventional television monitor of any size. Unlike handheld systems, the camera remains stationary, and text or objects are moved underneath the adjustable manual-focus camera. The camera can be raised or lowered to adjust the amount of magnification.

Manufacturer
Ash Technologies

Distributed by
The Chicago Lighthouse

Distributor Contact
Order The Prisma from The Chicago Lighthouse Store

Task
  • Reading Books and Periodicals
  • Reading Print
  • Writing
Manufacturer's Suggested Price
$1,095

Warranty
One year warranty.

Technical Support (Phone)
(800) 487-5389


Documentation Format
  • Electronic
  • Large Print
  • Print
Documentation Language
  • English (American)
Product Evaluation
Click here to read a review of the Prisma portable CCTV in the January 2004 issue of Access World

Computer Compatible
Yes

Magnification
3x-30x on a 14" monitor
4x-40x on a 20" monitor


Monitor Size
  • Compatible with Various Monitor Sizes
Monitor Type
  • CRT
  • Flat Panel
  • Laptop Computer Monitor
  • LCD
  • PC Monitor
  • Stand-Alone
  • thin film transistor (TFT)
  • TV
  • VGA
Display Feature/Viewing Modes
  • Black & White
  • Full Color
  • Inverse Modes
Focus
  • Manual
Comes with XY Table
No

Mount Type
  • Stand
Rotating Camera
No

Dimensions
10"W x 16"D x 15"H

Size - Weight
3 lbs.

Accessories (Included)
  • AC Adaptor
  • Carrying Case
  • Connection Cables

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