Thinkable

Thinkable, founded in 2002 by Jaap Breider. Specialisation: products and services for the visually impaired – especially tactile diagrams. Three of products: TactileView software, TactiPad drawing board and Motorized Drawing Arm.

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Contact

TactileView
Scheprad 9
NL-6852 BT Huissen

Phone +31 26 36 28 711
info@tactileview.com
www.thinkable.nl


Products

Split image. Left: Screenshot of TactileView software with a map of the Netherlands. Right: Produced braille print of that map with a finger exploring it.

TactileView Drawing Software

Categories: Braille displays, notetakers and graphic displays, Software for the blind
The TactileView software creates tactile graphics. Besides the software itself, there is a web catalogue with graphic templates. After designing on the computer, the images can be printed on a braille embosser or swell paper.

More info on website

Bird's eye on a TactiPad. Placed on it: pen on the upper left, ruler diagonally, triangle template on lower left, compasses on lower right and angle/arc template on upper right.

TactiPad Drawing Board

Categories: Braille displays, notetakers and graphic displays
TactiPad is a drawing board which enables a VIP to make or perceive a tactile drawing. By lightly pressing down on the foil while drawing, the lines raise instantly. Ergonomic design and included drawing tools.

More info on website

Perspective on an MDA: A yellow flat surface at the bottom bears a slightly smaller yellow TactiPad. Above both, a black bar is hovering. It emits a drawing onto the TactiPad.

Motorized Drawing Arm (MDA)

Categories: Braille displays, notetakers and graphic displays, Braille printers and typewriters
The MDA is a computer-driven arm. It draws digital tactile graphics on the TactiPad. A combination of digital graphics’ accuracy with hand drawing’s versatility. Digital drawing and tactile perception almost happen instantly.

More info on website

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Presentations

TactiPad Drawing Board

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022; 11:30 a.m. (Eventcode: 1044)
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Vogelperspektive auf ein TactiPad. Auf dem Brett liegen oben links ein Stift, diagonal ein Lineal, unten links eine Dreiecksschablone, unten rechts ein Zirkel und oben rechts eine Winkel-Schablone

Drawing tactile grafics manually? Free hand and artistic? Or rather precise by using templates for tables, ellipses, basic geometric shapes and the like? Combined with digital plotting? All this and much more is possible with the TactiPad drawing board.

Presentation type: Product presentation
Language: English
Speakers: Thinkable staff member

Meeting-ID: 960 0252 1352
Kenncode: 370147

The presentation is finished. Here you can find the recorded presentation video after approval by the exhibitor.

TactileView Software

Date: Thursday, May 19, 2022; 11:30 a.m. (Eventcode: 2044)
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Zweigeteiltes Bild. Links: Screenshot der TactileView-Software mit einer Karte der Niederlande. Rechts: Fertiger Braille-Ausdruck dieser Karte mit einem Finger, der sie erkundet.

Compose some simple geometric shapes and print them in a tactile way? Convert a mathematic formula into a complicated graph and make it tactilely readable? “Translate” photos and other graphics from the world of the sighted into tactile graphics?

Presentation type: Product presentation
Language: English
Speakers: Thinkable staff member

Meeting-ID: 917 5093 7130
Kenncode: 851018

The presentation is finished. Here you can find the recorded presentation video after approval by the exhibitor.

Motorised Drawing Arm (MDA)

Date: Friday, May 20, 2022; 11:30 a.m. (Eventcode: 3042)
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Schrägsicht auf MDA: Gelbe Fläche, auf der ein etwas kleineres gelbes Tactipad liegt. Über beidem schwebt ein schwarzer Quader. Aus ihm kommt eine auf dem Tactipad erscheinende Zeichnung.

Have your TactiPad drawing board provided with content created with the MDA. Either from its built-in website, from the TactileView software or from a thirdparty drawing software. A manual addition to the drawing allows you to add more complexity to

Presentation type: Product presentation
Language: English
Speakers: Thinkable staff member

Meeting-ID: 929 7788 5929
Kenncode: 140787

The presentation is finished. Here you can find the recorded presentation video after approval by the exhibitor.

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Note
The exhibitor himself is solely responsible for the contents of the exhibitor presentation, both on the website of the organizer and on that of the respective exhibitor. The organizer assumes no responsibility or liability whatsoever.

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