Roadrunner Hand-Held Text-to-Speech Reader

Reader, Text-to-Speech

Accession Number: 2009.6.24

Description: (a) white cardboard box, clamshell lid; (b) Roadrunner unit, black plastic rectangle with belt clip on reverse, yellow trimmed keypad on obverse along with APH logo and product name; headphone and link cable jacks on top, battery compartment for (2) two AA batteries on bottom reverse; (c) black plastic collapsible headphones with black foam pads, purple trim on earpieces, black rubber cord with 3.5mm stereo RCA jack; (d) sand colored plastic serial cable with 2.5mm stereo jack on one end and female 9-pin VGA jack on the other, the VGA jack has thumb screws on either side and is marked "0012-1"; (e-f) down link compact disk with software and catalog of E-text titles, copyright 1999, 2000.

Height: 3.375

Width: 7

Depth: 6.5

Date Made: 2000

Maker: American Printing House for the Blind

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY; China

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2009.6.

Subjects: Assistive technology Electronic aids Reading devices

Dimension Notes: overall in box

Made: American Printing House for the Blind, Louisville, KY; Ostrich Software

Material: Plastic, aluminum, paper, rubber

Updated: 02/15/2021