Instructables: exploring - technology - assistive-technology - kids http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:53:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Switch Adapted Giggle Pig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-switch-Adapt-a-Giggle-Pig/
Switch Adapted Giggle Pig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/QSRJ/GX106YEV/FXSQSRJGX106YEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/QSRJ/GX106YEV/FXSQSRJGX106YEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/QSRJ/GX106YEV/FXSQSRJGX106YEV.SMALL.jpg daveat Switch adapted toys are expensive and the variety can be only determined by a few companies that essentially do what I have done here.   Although like many toys last only as long as the kids are interested in them.  As switch toys go this has it all for simple cause and effect.  The vibration, motio...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2012 10:55:04 PST
How to build your own PVC Walker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-your-own-PVC-Walker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RC7Z/GUKARQXM/FYXRC7ZGUKARQXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RC7Z/GUKARQXM/FYXRC7ZGUKARQXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RC7Z/GUKARQXM/FYXRC7ZGUKARQXM.SMALL.jpg gluckc Learn how to make your own walker from PVC pipe and other parts available at any hardware store.
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Wed, 9 Nov 2011 14:52:47 PST
Holiday Toy Switch Adapting http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Toy-Switch-Adapting/
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Fri, 10 Dec 2010 10:04:48 PST
Switch adapted walking and Barking Dog. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-switch-adapt-the-fuzzy-walking-dog-toy/
Switch adapted walking and Barking Dog. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/3Q8Z/G8JEA0MR/FWC3Q8ZG8JEA0MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/3Q8Z/G8JEA0MR/FWC3Q8ZG8JEA0MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/3Q8Z/G8JEA0MR/FWC3Q8ZG8JEA0MR.SMALL.jpg daveat This Instructable will cover how to modify this toy so that it can be used with different acess methods (Switch or remote)  I selected this red busy box originally made by Dr. Steve Kanor at Enabling Devices. I have lots of them and they provide a nice surface for interacting.  They also are not use...
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Wed, 28 Apr 2010 11:10:22 PDT