Embosser Selector Guide

  SpotDot Embraille Premier Elite Columbia Rogue Delta
Maximum paper size A4 or letter or legal A3 or 12" wide
Paper feeding mechanism Cut Sheet Stack Feeder Tractor + Single Cut Sheet Tractor Only Tractor or Cut Sheet Stack Feeder Cut Sheet Stack Feeder
Single, or double sided embossing Single Sided Double Sided Single Sided Double Sided
Embossing speed in CPS 50 25 100 200 120 120 120
Ink option 300 DPI Color No 100 DPI Black (with InkConnect) No
Connectivity USB & Wi-Fi (with TigerBox) USB/Ethernet & Wi-Fi (with TigerBox)
Software included w/embosser purchase Tiger Software Suite (TSS)
Duxbury DBT support Supported
TactileView Supported
Legacy mode printing support (e.g. braille notetakers) Yes
Compatibility Microsoft Windows printer drivers
(kept up to date to current operating systems)
Embossing technology Tiger TigerPlus Tiger TigerPlus
Tactile resolution 20 DPI 100 DPI 20 DPI 100 DPI
Embossed dot density 20 DPI 17 DPI 20 DPI 17 DPI 20 DPI 17 DPI
Adjustable Braille dot spacing standard No Yes No Yes
Max. paper weight 230 gsm 175 gsm 230 gsm 200 gsm
Device error signals Light and beeping
Device audio menus* No Yes
Duty cycle in text pages/ month 1,000 10,000 1,000
Dimensions, WxDxH in inches 24x17x7 14x11x6 22x14x9 22x11x6 22x11x6 or 22x11x19 22x11x19
Weight in lbs 27 11 60 22 21-22 21