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Monday, June 22, 2009

Braille Erasers from APH

Braille Erasers

Writing braille can be challenging to someone who is new at it. Why not get them a tool that they will surely use? Braille is much easier to read if you use an eraser to remove unwanted dots from a cell instead of simply scratching out the entire cell.

APH offers two types of braille erasers: Wooden Eraser -- 2 1/2 inches long
Catalog Number: 1-00270-00

Plastic Eraser -- One Broad, One Narrow End -- 5 inches long
Catalog Number: 1-00280-00
Click this link to purchase any of the Braille Erasers from APH.

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