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Braille Systems are a sophisticated teaching tool for all ages based on
LEGO®-type blocks. These Braille blocks provide a unique bridge, a smoother,
shorter, more interesting path to Braille literacy. Now in English, French,
German, Spanish, and Italian literary Braille Code as well as Nemeth Braille
Code for mathematics, Braille code for music notation, and computer Braille
code. True to their nature, TACK-TILES® have shown themselves to be valuable
tactile aids in several settings wherein of sensory stimulation, not vision, is
the central issue to be addressed.
Click here to download a
digital copy of our latest TACK-TILES® brochure
in PDF format. This must be read using Adobe® Acrobat Reader® which is distributed
free of charge. You may download a copy of the reader by clicking on the logo
below -- then please be sure to return here to explore TACK-TILES® Braille
The bundled Mac software
(both template and graphics) to fit the Keypad to IntelliKeys®
is available. Click here to download.
The Overlay template to
fit the Keypad to IntelliKeys® is available for
download. Click here for the WINDOWS® version.
Also for WINDOWS® users,
the Overlay template of bitmapped graphic images of TACK-TILES® for use with
the Keypad for IntelliKeys® is available for
download. Click here.
A 41 piece magnetic
support base set for TACK-TILES® is now in stock. Attach your TACK-TILES® to
these and they'll attach to a refrigerator, filing cabinet, or cookie sheet.
Letter, word and sentence bases are included. ($49.95 plus
The new TACK-TILES® Calendar Kit is available and in
New products, the
Tack-Tiles® Braille TEASER and the Tack-Tiles® (Computer )
KEYPAD for IntelliKeys® have been added to increase
the power of your Tack-Tiles® Braille System.
here to access
the acT-Tivities page, a listing of activities to get
you started teaching and learning with TACK-TILES®.
Want to know more?
now place orders by credit card via a secure server on-line. Pricing and
ordering information have been added to How to Order page at the link above.
here for a view of our new TACK-TILES® Keypad
here for a view of our new Tack-Tiles® Braille Teaser
Sherry Raynor (Of Blind Children's Fund in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan)
took a photo of me at the 1996 San Diego conference of
the California Transcribers and Educators of the Visually Handicapped.
Murphy can be reached at
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trademark of the LEGO Group of companies; IntelliKeys®
is a registered trademark of Cambium Learning Group, Inc. of Ballas, TX. These companies do not sponsor, authorize, or
endorse this site.
TACK-TILES® is a registered trademark of TACK-TILES® Braille Systems LLC. All
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This page was last revised on 26 January 2015.