--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Permits an even tri- fold of paper for envelope insertion. Masonite or plywood base with rims on three sides making a letter-size box with a lucite flap, 1/3 of the length of the letter attached to the long side rim. The paper is slipped under the flap and folded around it, then slipped off. Includes photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Gugerty, J J; Tindall, L W TITLE: Tools, Equipment and Machinery Adapted for the Vocational Education An
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Folding guide for folding letters to fit in envelopes. Describes guide made of wood and clear acrylic; a shallow box, the size of the paper to be folded, with edges on three sides and a hinged piece of clear plastic fastened across the center of the width. This can be lifted to insert the paper, then put down to use as a guide to fold the paper around; the paper can then be slipped off and put in an envelope. Includes photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodw
The FoldRite Letter Folding Tool, model 1-08009-00, is a letter folding frame designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities or who are blind or have low vision. This letter folding frame is designed to aid in folding 8.5 x 11 inch paper with a neat and professional appearance. The device consists of two hinged plates made of durable plastic. Letters can be tri-folded by placing the paper between the plates and and folding the frame twice. This frame can also be used to create str
FoldRite: Letter Folding Tool is a tool designed for individuals with low vision to help them fold letters. Made of durable plastic, designed to make folding 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper a snap. Consists of two plastic, hinged plates. Letters can be tri-folded by placing the paper between the plates and folding the FoldRite over twice. Can also be used to create strips of blank braille paper that fit into a business envelope.
The Prevocational Skills Development Materials Complete Kit, model 1-08000-00, is a training system for the development of manipulative skills, including matching, sorting, counting, assembly, and packaging, designed for use by students with multiple disabilities including blindness or low vision. The complete system includes five sets of materials, which are meant to be used in conjunction with other materials suggested in the accompanying guidebook: A Paper-Folding Jig for use in 3-part foldin
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with use of one hand to perform office tasks. A multi-function board made of nine-millimeter plywood to enable the user to open envelopes, remove envelope contents, fold papers, staple papers, and stuff envelopes. The board has a flat piece that rests on a desk or table and is slightly larger than A4 size. A slot placed at a ninety-degree angle to the flat piece rests against the edge of the table; if needed, the user can lean against the slot