momentary-contact optical switch SCATIR Switch



momentary-contact optical switch SCATIR Switch

SCATIR Switch Deluxe
The Self-Calibrating Auditory Tone Infrared (SCATIR) Switch is a momentary-contact optical switch with auditory feedback that works by detecting a beam of reflected pulsed infrared light. The SCATIR Switch can be controlled with an eye-blink, eyebrow movement, finger movement, head movement, and facial muscle movement. Recommended for users who have difficulty activating push-button switches.

Includes switch, sensor, eyeglass and gooseneck mounting kit.

SCATIR Switch features:
• Used to adjust:
        Beep ON/OFF
        Tone continuous/beep
        Manual or self-calibration
• Includes rechargeable Ni/MH battery
• Sensor mounts onto Gooseneck arm (included)

SCATIR Switch technical specifications:
• Switch Type: Electronic
• Connection Type: Wired
• Activation Type: Infrared
• Activation Surface: Infrared Sensor
• Activating Force: N/A
• Travel Before Activation: Calibrate
• Feedback: Auditory beep
• Plug Size: 1/8-in/3.5-mm mono output
• Mounting Plate: Gooseneck mount included; eyeglass mount available

Enhanced version from the Michigan State University SCATIR switch. Click here for additional mounting information.


Product HCPC Codes
Communication E2599
Wheelchair K0108
Bed Controllers E2205
General Accessories A9999/E9999


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