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Papoo switch

Item description

A hands-free movement activated switch used to access assistive devices when a person has limited hand function. 3.5mm jack connection.

How is it used:

This device detects movement, such as a wave of a hand or finger over the sensor, up to 1cm away and registers this as activation.

For people with:

Difficulties with speech and difficulties with use of hands.

Key features:

  • sensitive to the approach of the human body and doesn’t require a direct physical contact to be activated, it just needs to be brushed
  • powered by a removable battery lasting up to 4 months
  • adjustable sensor to suit each person’s needs.

Setting up links:

Papoo switch introduction:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VMbYrLcsBQ8

Tips for using:

A similar device is the Candy corn switch:
http://www.spectronics.com.au/product/candy-corn-proximity-switch
 

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