BrailleRapSP is an open source DIY Braille embosser. You can plug the embosser in your computer with an USB cable, open a document and “print” your document for blind peoples. It’s a wonderful tool to Improve building accessibility. Publish documents, menu, informations and news to the community of blind peoples. Create embossed drawings such as building plan, simple schematics. Tag things with Braille stickers. Build custom games and toys for blind children. BrailleRapSP is also a wonderful project for digital fabrication education. With a single workshop you can teach about: Open source and empowering peoples or community / Laser cutting / 3D printing / Mechanics/  Electronics / Coding.

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Stéphane Godin

Freelance IT consultant, Stéphane Godin supports structures in the field of art and culture in their digital needs and in particular for the creation of workshops to introduce them to the for young audiences. He organizes BrailleRapSP embosser assembly workshops to introduce digital manufacturing.