light pointer

light pointer

A head-mounted input device to enable those who are paralyzed or have limited movement to use computers. These devices typically operate through visible or invisible light sources at the tip of the pointer, which transmits a signal to a computer-mounted light sensor or receiver.
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A Shuttle Vertical Lift Module (VLM) will be on display with new QuickPick[R] Light Pointer technology and the new Logicontrol machine control.
The light pointer consists of an LED or laser light mounted to a slider that moves horizontally on a guiding system.
AN/PEQ-14 integrated laser white light pointer (ILWLP) (LIN J68403):
Examples of recent SEP programs are the close quarters battle kit and the integrated laser/white light pointer (ILWLP).
com)-- The light pointer now available with a Shuttle Vertical Lift Module (VLM) from Kardex Remstar directs an operator to a specific part location using a laser or LED spot.
The light pointer navigates the operator to the exact part to be picked increasing pick accuracy.
The light pointer eliminates the need to manually search for each part, allowing the operator to pick faster.
SEP's past successes include the Ml 10 semiautomatic sniper system, clip-on sniper night sight, aviation laser pointer, parachute electronic activation device, fuel handlers coveralls and gloves, modular ghillie suit and ghillie suit accessory kit upgrade, AN/PEQ--4 integrated laser white light pointer, parachutists drop bag, improved combat shelter, and tactical assault ladder.
com)-- New QuickPick[R] Light Pointer technology from Kardex Remstar will be on display at Promat 2013 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL January 21 - 24 in booth #3623.
Pointer varieties are light pointers, infrared devices with a reflector worn by the user, and wands or sticks used to strike keys.
Software activated by voice, scanning or an infrared light source (LightTalker), ultrasound (HeadMaster) or by light pointers strapped to the forehead are among the adaptive equipment.