Swell Touch Paper (often referred to as swell paper, capsule paper, microcapsule paper, flexi paper) is the finest ‘swell’ paper available and is utilized for Tactile Graphics machines manufactured by Zychem, PIAF, and Reprotronics. The paper ‘swells’ along specified black/dark lines and diagrams when being used with these heat processors.
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This product is used primarily to produce durable, not flimsy, tactile diagrams, maps, charts, and mathematical tables. These diagrams can also be used with the Touch Graphics and T3 Touch Screen systems.
Free Matter Shipping
According to E040 of the Domestic Mail Manual: The ‘matter’ purchased must be for the use for writing by, or designed or adapted for use of a blind person, or other handicapped person.
Braille Paper, Brailon, Braille Labeling and Swell Touch are the only American Thermoform products that can be shipped Free Matter For The Blind for those entitled, using the U.S. Postal Service. The shipping times using this method vary depending on your geographical location. If faster delivery is required, we can ship using commercial shipping services, such as UPS, FedEx, and DHL (UPS rates are available on our website, however please contact us should you wish to use a different carrier). For large orders, please contact us about palletizing, Air Freight and/or Sea Freight options.
Please Note: All goods are shipped F.O.B. La Verne, CA., U.S.A. Therefore, once these materials leave ATC’s facility, they are the customers’ property, and ATC must be compensated for the items shipped, regardless of the condition in which they are received. While Free Matter Shipping issues rarely arise, ATC is not held liable for items damaged or lost in transit. While we will help in every way possible, problems or issues relating to Free Matter Shipping will likely need to be handled directly with the U.S. Post Office.
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