** FOR SALE: 2 reams of boldline paper. Asking $10 each. Contact Jeanne Fike via e-mail, email@example.com.
** FOR SALE: Trekker with Maestro bundle, latest versions installed on Dell Axim X50 PDA, with all U.S. maps. Includes rechargeable wireless GPS receiver and mini speaker, plus shoulder harness, charger and original system CD. Asking $600 or best offer. Fifteen-plus braille children’s books for blind parents or early braille readers. Free to the first one to contact us. Titles include "The Polar Express," Pooh, and Scratch and Sniff. We will ship using free matter. E-mail Ducharme.firstname.lastname@example.org or call (410) 382-6506.
** FOR SALE: JAWS for Windows 12 standard. Asking $745. This version can be upgraded to pro, and an SMA purchased as well for the current Freedom Scientific rates. Pay with credit card via PayPal, or send check or money order. Price includes transfer fee and shipping. Checks will be held at least 10 business days. Payment plan available via PayPal only. Contact Michael Baldwin at email@example.com or phone (308) 497-2259.
** FOR SALE: i.d. Mate by En-Vision America for $600 that can identify and speak barcodes for household products, CDs, etc. Voice It All by Reizen that identifies colors for $250, Franklin Bill Reader for $250, Olympus Digital Recorder for $150, RCA Digital Recorder for $100. All items are in great condition. One 6-inch reliant jointer, $300. One 16" reliant band saw, $300. One variable speed Delta lathe, $350. One Sears Craftsman electric router, $75. Like new. These items have additional blades, chisels, and bits. Will accept check or cash payment. Buyer pays shipping. Serious inquiries only. E-mail Allan Golabek at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at (203) 743-9238 if interested.
** FOR SALE: Collectors' item: Bliss Braille Writer made in Germany in the early 1900s. Needs some repair. In original wooden carrying case. Best offer. Contact Marty at (718) 338-7929.
** FOR SALE: Clearview 500 color CCTV - no screen. Comes with all cables to hook to TV. Will connect to any size TV. In great condition. Asking $1,000 or best offer. Contact Jimmy Giles at (703) 229-3441.
** FOR SALE: USB Internet radio. Asking $40. Desktop computer with 2 TB hard drive, 4 gigs RAM, Windows XP Home Edition, JAWS 11 and ZoomText. Asking $700. Toshiba laptop with 750-gig hard drive, 3 gigs RAM, 15.6" wide screen, Windows XP Professional Edition, JAWS 11 and ZoomText. Asking $850. Call Jose at (818) 220-6256.
** FOR SALE: BookPort in excellent condition. Asking $200 or best offer. E-mail email@example.com, or contact Irena Franchi at (305) 932-8856.
** FOR SALE: Alva BC640 with feature pack, still under warranty. Feature pack combines classic braille access, audio, notetaking, and comprehensive keyboarding from a single device. This device uses both USB and Bluetooth connections. Included in the package are manuals in print and braille, power access cable, USB cable, and Bluetooth. Asking $3,800 or best offer. Contact Jeff Bohrman via e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org, or voice mail, (614) 384-5214.
** FOR SALE: Intel Reader. Brand-new. Asking $900. Contact Barbara Bigler at (540) 718-2005.
** WANTED: Talking scientific calculator. Contact Jeremiah Goska at (434) 238-7743.
The Braille Forum, December 2011
- President's Report to the National Conference, Part III, by Mitch Pomerantz
- American Council of the Blind Releases Updated Pedestrian Safety Handbook, by Melanie Brunson
- The Galt House Awaits ACB, by Janet Dickelman
- Discover Madrid - Don't Miss Out!
- Social Networking: How It Works, compiled by Ardis Bazyn
- Antitrust Vacancy Announcements
- In Memoriam: Lola Siren, by Harvey Heagy
- Affiliate News
- Give the Gift That Keeps on Giving to ACB, by Ray Campbell
- Free Marketing & Public Relations Assistance for Your Affiliate or Chapter!!
- Letter to the Editor
- Here and There, edited by Sue Lichtenfels
- High Tech Swap Shop
- 2011-2012 ACB Officers, ACB Board of Directors, and Board of Publications
- The Braille Forum, 2011 Issues