Magni-Cam™ Triad Electronic Magnifier

Magnifier, Electronic

Accession Number: 2009.6.9

Description: Hand-held electronic magnifier with power adapter, video processor box, and cable to connect video box to either a television or computer monitor; magnifier with built-in camera is placed on reading material which is magnified in color from a maximum of twice the screen size to a minimum of 1/3 the screen size; (a) camera/controller is off-white plastic, labeled "Magni-Cam/TRIAD/Innoventions, Inc." and features contrast control and reverse/negative knob, and a red on/off button; a black aluminum armature with two adjustable-height amber rubber rollers is velcroed to the bottom of the camera; (b) processor box is blue aluminum, velcro pads on bottom, antenna in/out jacks on top; power converter and video out jacks on reverse, Serial# 50216 on label; (c) black "Sceptre" brand 120V AC/15V DC power converter.

Date Made: 1999

Maker: American Printing House for the Blind

Place of Origin: Littleton, CO

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2009.6.

Subjects: Reading devices Low vision

Dimension Notes: Camera on rollers: 7 x 5.5 x 4.5" Processor box: 7 x 4.75 x 3" AC/DC converter: 3 x 3 x 2.25"

Made: Innoventions, Inc.

Material: Aluminum, plastic, glass, rubber, brass

Updated: 02/15/2021