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BEST SELLER! "Colourama-5" Full-Colour or B/W and Contrast-Colour CCTV.

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Desktop units magnifying text from a LOW 1.2 to 80 times, with an inbuilt 22-inch widescreen display.

At minimum magnification, a full-width view of a typical (A4) magazine etc is available without moving the tray left and right.

Full-colour picture and 14 contrast colours.

Option of greyscale instead of full-colour setting, for funding bodies who do not fund full-colour CCTVs.

Automatic focus with focus lock. World-leading text-thickness control.

Solid-state illumination. Optional light-shielding curtain for users who are particularly sensitive to glare.

Familiar TV-style controls. Very slimline design positions the LCD display at the ideal height for viewing. The display tilts slightly back or forwards.

Picture masking (blinds) and rulers: 7 settings each.

Optional computer input with footpedal switching and picture-in-picture.

Dimensions: width 650 millimetres (25 and one-half inches), depth 430 millimetres (17 inches), height 600 millimetres (23 and a half inches).

Vertical clearance for writing is a generous 170 millimetres (6 and three-quarter inches).

Weight 13 kilograms (28 pounds).

Recommended retail price: 2290 Australian Dollars, 2590 dollars with computer connection.

A 19-inch version is available for 50 Australian dollars less.

Power requirements: 240 volts A.C. 50 Hertz, 80 Watts.

Warranty: 2 years, return to dealer.

Link to more specifications for the Colourama-5



NEW! "C-Port" Transportable Colourama CCTV.

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Transportable desktop units magnifying text from 1.7 to 80 times, with an inbuilt 19-inch widescreen display.

Full-colour setting and 14 contrast colours.

Automatic focus. World-leading text thickness control.

Picture masking (blinds) and rulers: 7 settings each.

Optional computer input with footpedal switching and picture-in-picture.

Controls all soft-touch rotary (no click switches). The display tilts slightly back or forwards.

Left- or right-handed design.

Optional tray folds up to protect screen.

Normal and self-care modes standard. Optional distance mode with automatic lens change.

Recommended retail price: 2200 Australian Dollars to 2640 dollars depending on options chosen.

Power requirements: 240 volts A.C. 50 Hertz, 80 Watts.

Warranty: 2 years, return to dealer.

Link to more specifications for the C-Port



"OptomA-F" Low-cost Transportable CCTVs.

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A desktop unit magnifying text from 2.5 to 19 times (low-power lens version) or from 3.5 to 27 times (high-power lens option).

Superseded by the "Alto" - see below - but can still be supplied.

Works through a standard colour TV!
Colour, Positive and negative pictures.
Auto or manual focus. Automatic picture control with manual over-ride.
Solid-state illumination for use in low ambient lighting.
Solid metal construction. Optional Colourama-style tray available.

Recommended retail price: B/W model 1600 Australian dollars, colour model 1700 Australian Dollars, no GST. Optional tray: 380 Australian dollars, no GST. Optional cushion: 30 Australian dollars, no GST.

Link to more specifications for the OptomA-F


Cabinets.

OptomA-F Cabinet

We make wooden cabinets to order, to house your new magnifier! Choice of split-wheel or ball castors. Easily wheel your equipment around, even on carpet.

Material is 19mm pine. Finishing is available to match your existing furniture.

Recommended retail price: from $ 120 with wheel castors. From $ 150 with ball ("shepherd") casters (better for smooth movement on carpet). Prices include GST.


"Alto" Ultra-Low-Cost CCTV.

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Low-cost CCTV that displays on any colour TV or (with adaptor) a VGA computer screen.

Magnification 1.4 to 80 times. Full-colour plus black on white, white on black enhanced modes.
Auto-focus with focus lock.
Unique text-thickness control as on our "Colourama-5" CCTV.

Recommended retail price: 888 Australian dollars, no GST.

Link to more specifications for the Alto CCTV


"M32" Pocket-size CCTV.

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Portable CCTV magnifying text from 6 to 25 times on an inbuilt 4.3-inch (diagonal) screen.

Full-colour picture and 5 contrast-colour modes.

Image-freeze function for viewing items beyond easy visual range. Colour and zoom adjustable when frozen.

Recommended retail price: 300 Australian Dollars. Optional in-car charger: 50 dollars.

Warranty: 1 year, return to dealer.

Link to more specifications for the M32


Computer Connections.

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Type 1 (for Desktops or laptops with a separate display).


Allows CCTV image to be displayed on the display. A footpedal switches between full-PC and full-CCTV modes, with short presses. Thumbnail Picture of Converter in PIP Mode

A longer press switches the unit into picture-in-picture mode: see figure. Now the footpedal can be used to move the CCTV image around the screen, out of the way of your work.

Recommended retail price: 365 Australian Dollars.

Link to more specifications and a larger photograph of the Desktop Converter

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Type 2 (for laptop built-in screens).


This USB device allows the CCTV image to be displayed in a resizable window on the screen.

Also features a record option - record your reading session while away from home, replay it when you return!

Recommended retail price: 80 Australian Dollars.

Link to more specifications and a larger photograph of the Laptop Converter


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