FanFold-D V5 Braille Production/Departmental Embosser
The FanFold-DV5 Braille Production/Departmental Embosser is a truly affordable high-speed, single-tractor-fed braille printer, and at an affordable price. Some of the features include:
- 1000 pages per hour
- Low noise level
- Streamlined, simple construction
- Easy maintenance
- Intelligent user interface
Traditional High-Speed Fanfold Paper
Continuous fanfold paper is traditionally the most popular format in braille high-volume production printing. This enables the printing of a full box of paper without the need to monitor.
The noise level of the Fanfold-D V5 is the lowest among high-speed braille printers and has been achieved by:
- Fully sealed unit including paper in and out bins
- Installation of mufflers for ventilation
- Acoustic hood with internal noise-damping hood
Here are some important information and links to review:
- Fanfold sound sample: https://youtu.be/UHVnCraG1dw
- The narrated presentation on the Humanware YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/2a7ghUg7mHo
- Setting up your Fanfold DV5 before delivery https://youtu.be/3tGE8iA9Ey4
- The many benefits of the FanFold-D V5 Braille – The Affordable Departmental Embosser <click here>
- FanFold-D V5 embosser images: Link to Flickr Album
Videos and Hot Fix Links
- Library of several helpful videos
- FanFold-D getting started
- BrailleBox getting started
- Web Interface to Monitor V5 Printers
- Hot fix 2019-11-13
Index BrailleApp is available in all Index V5 printers, connected to a LAN and upgraded to the latest firmware.
Braille Printing Made Easy
By using the BrailleApp and any V5 printer a standard document may be printed in braille without additional software or braille knowledge.
- Index BrailleApp is available in all Index V5 printers, connected to a LAN and upgraded to the latest firmware.
- Supports literary and contracted braille in more than 150 languages (Liblouis table)
- Intuitive setup. The BrailleApp uses the translation and formatting parameters defined by the printer’s active layout.
- Easy to use, no license or registration is required.
- Supports operating systems such as Windows, iOS, Android, Linux, Unix.
- Supports standard browsers such as Internet Chrome, Safari, Firefox.
Select the browse button in the BrailleApp home page. Select your standard file (.doc, docx, pdf, ePub).
- Press “preview”. Now the braille text will be presented on your screen,
- Braille presentation is default. It can be edited by six-key-entry where f=1, d=2, s=3, j=4, k=5 and l=6 or any dot combination.
- MIT Ascii. In this window the braille text is presented as corresponding standard American text. The braille document may be edited with a standard keyboard.
- Text representation is generated with the back translation in Liblouis. The text window cannot be edited.
- To print, go to Braille representation, select number of copies/range and print.
- The edited braille file may be saved.
Braille Labels – Label printing features in the BrailleApp:
- Setup of user defined label including size, margins, position, number of labels etc.
- Printing of single and double sided labels
- Supports Index V5 printers
The Index BrailleApp is a game-changer of Braille editors. It is included free-of-charge, for an unlimited number of users in all Index V5 printers.
- Braille editor with Previewing, editing and saving of the braille document
- Braille layout monitoring, selection and editing
- Monitoring of the embosser, status, update, network, Bluetooth and USB memory stick
- Communication setup, network and Bluetooth
Here are the latest Firmware Updates:
- August 2021 Firmware Update <Click Here to Learn More>
- February-2020 Firmware Update for V5 embossers – Index BrailleApp <Click Here to Learn More>
- October-2019 Firmware Update for Romeo and Juliet Embossers <Click Here to Learn More>
Here’s a helpful comparison chart to help you decide:
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