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Software for Braille Production

Braille Translation and Tactile Graphic Software

Duxbury Braille Translator PictureBraille Tactile Graphics Toccata Braille Music Translator

Duxbury Braille Translator


Duxbury Systems leads the world in software for braille. The Duxbury Braille Translator (DBT) is used by virtually all of the world's leading braille publishers. 

No one supports more languages than Duxbury Systems. DBT supports over 170 languages in either uncontracted or contracted (when such rules exist) braille. 

Our software can produce contracted and uncontracted literary, mathematics, and technical braille.

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  • Convert Windows images from files or just cut & paste.
  •  Send directly to a braille embossser or import into Duxbury. 
  • Automatic graph & equation plotting.

For more information & to purchase PictureBraille, click the button below.

PictureBraille provides an easy solution for the production of tactile graphics on a Braille embosser.  

Printed images can be scanned from an existing print source, imported from common Windows graphic file formats, such as bitmap, gif and jpeg, or pasted from any drawing program. 

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Braille Music Translation Software

Toccata Braille music translation software provides a complete solution to the conversion of printed sheet music to Braille music. Toccata incorporates;

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