BrailleBox is a Braille printer for high volumes of braille production. Create hassle-free braille books instantly with this cut sheet fed embosser.
Cut sheet-fed production Braille embosser at a truly affordable price.
- Speed equivalent of 900 A4 pages per hour
- Automated (open & close) Braille tray
- Support mobile printing
- Emboss hassle-free Braille books (with automatic booklet format)
A landmark in production braille embossers
Print hassle-free braille books
Print braille books with BrailleBox using A3 (or 11x17 inch) paper in booklet format. The pages are printed and pile in page order, fold along the centered braille line and you have a ready braille book.
Braille on cut sheet paper
Economically emboss braille using BrailleBox V5's sheet fed technology.
Automated Braille Tray
New to BrailleBox V5 the door has shifted from manual, to automatic by simply pressing the DOOR key on the front panel of the embosser.
Noise Canceling Design
As a self-contained unit, BrailleBox's low noise levels are suitable for any working environment.
Optimized for booklet on large papers
BrailleBox V5 is designed for printing braille in booklet formats on A3 paper (folded to A4 braille books) and 11x17 inch paper (folded to letter size braille books). As a result of the focus on booklet format the measured printing speed is now increased to 900 A4 single sided pages per hour (equivalent to 225 A3 papers per hour), a 30% increase from BrailleBox V4. Printing booklet format on 11x17 inch paper gives about the same printing speed. BrailleBox V5 may supports 11x11,5 inch double sided and on B4 double sided and booklet (Japan paper size). The efficient printing speed on this paper is lower than 900 pages per hour. This because less hammers are used and more time are used for paper handling.
Internationally renowned design winner
"How should a Braille printer be experienced? BrailleBox is a masterpiece of industrial design; it is beautiful by touch, sound and observation by the eye. A thorough and consistent outcome to a difficult design challenge; inclusive with clarity and elegance, BrailleBox creates both user experience and export success."
- German Design Award 2013 Jury
An enjoyable user interface
The control panel is a local user interface which allows the user to interact with the braille embosser and provides complete embosser control.
Emboss & manage from portable devices
Index Braille V5 embossers are compatible with portable devices. With the use of your portable device and Index's own idB (free), endless braille embossing options are available directly from your smart phone, tablet or portable PC.
Acapela synthetic speech
In V5 embossers the speech feed back is generated by Acapela synthetic speech. This enables easy feed back when controlling the embosser user interface.
High quality Braille on both sides of the paper, known as interpoint or double-sided braille, is an Index Braille trademark.
Receive Index Braille embosser support from anywhere in the world by simply connecting to our remote support function embedded in the V5 embosser.
idB : Index-direct-Braille
idB is a direct braille printing application built in the V5 braille embosser. It is available free of charge and compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux computers.
Full of truly useful features and endless braille embossing opportunities, Index V5 braille embossers still maintain the most affordable braille printer price comparatively.
Even better, braille quality
The V5 solenoids (hammers) offer even better braille dot quality, a longer life cycle, higher embossing speed and lower power consumption.
USB host port
Connect a USB memory stick directly to any Index V5 braille embosser via USB host port to directly print braille documents or backup and restore embosser settings.
|Embossing Speed||300 CPS|
|Tactile Resolution||50 dpi|
|Forming Method||3 heads with 13 hardened hammers/anvils in each|
|Paper Weight||120 - 180 gsm|
|Drivers||Available for Windows, Mac and Linux|
|Configuration||Via Web Interface|