The Speaqualizer

Synthesizer, Speech

Accession Number: 2014.7.36

Description: (a) tan and black wedge shaped aluminum control box with gray plastic nineteen key keyboard on left and speaker grill on right; screen printed on top, "APH SPEAQUALIZER/American Printing House for the Blind and National Federation of the Blind"; back has 25-pin female and 25-pin male RS-232 jacks, and 1/4" headphone jack; zinc plate on bottom, "Cat. No. 1-07250 SP 751"; (b) RS-232 ribbon cable with white plastic 25-pin male jacks on both ends; (c) print Speaqualizer User's Manual for Rom Revision 2.2 by Larry Skutchan, 1992; (d) braille version of same; (e) print Speaqualizer Update List for ROM Version 2.2, 1989; (f) braille version of same; (g) parts list.

Date Made: 1992

Maker: National Federation of the Blind

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2014.7.

Subjects: Computers Speech

Dimension Notes: Control box: 7.125 x 7 x 3.125"; braille manuals: 11.5" square; print manuals: 8.5 x 11"

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Aluminum, plastic, paper

Updated: 02/15/2021