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Tow Truck Braille Design

Braille tow truck

This braille design of a tow truck is a fun project for braille users.  It is 24 cells wide, with 12 rows, so will work on a SmartBrailler.

  • Row 1: Space 8 times, make “ing”, make “for”, make “g” 3 times, make “for”, make “of”, space 4 times, make “with”, make “g” 3 times, make “for”.
  • Row 2: Space 7 times, make “st”, make dots (4, 6), make “for”, space 3 times, make “for” 2 times, space 3 times, make “with”, make “for”, space 3 times, make “for”.
  • Row 3: Space 6 times, make “st”, space 1 time, make dots (4, 6), make “for”, space 3 times, make “for” 2 times, space 3 times, make “for” 2 times, space 3 times, make “for”.
  • Row 4: Space 2 times, make “was”, “make “with”, make “for” 10 times, space 3 times, make “for” 2 times, space 1 time, make “v”, make “hyphen”, make “q”.
  • Row 5: Space 1 times, make “with”, make “for” 12 times, space 2 times, make “with”, make “for” 2 times.
  • Row 6: Space 1 times, make “er”, make “for” 21 times.
  • Row 7: No Spaces, make “for” 24 times.
  • Row 8: No Spaces, make “for” 3 times, make “q”, make “f”, make “c”, make “d”, make “er”, make “for” 9 times, make “q”, make “f”, make “c”, make “d”, make “er”, make “for” 2 times.
  • Row 9: Space 2 times, make “with”, make “f”, space 3 times, make “d”, make “of”, space 7 times, make “with”, make “f”, space 3 times, make “d”, make “of”.
  • Row 10: Space 2 times, make “for”, make letter “l”, space 1 time, make “x”, space 1 time, make dots (4, 5, 6), make “for”, space 7 times, make “for”, make letter “l”, space 1 time, make “x”, space 1 time, make dots (4, 5, 6), make “for”.
  • Row 11: Space 2 times, make “er”, make “his”, space 3 times, make “was”, make “q”, space 7 times, make “er”, make “his”, space 3 times, make “was”, make “q”.
  • Row 12: Space 3 times, make “d”, make “g” 3 times, make “f”, space 9 times, make “d”, make “g” 3 times, make “f”.
 
 
 
 

Collage of tow truck braille design

Comments

Thanks!

Posted by Cindy

Posted on May 31, 2017
Updated on: February 7, 2018

Previous comments for Tow Truck Braille Design

Edith West commented on June 1, 2017

I am glad you like it! Let me know if I made a mistake on the directions. 

Edith

Cindy commented on May 31, 2017

Thanks Edith! He will love it. So very kind of you to make one for us so quickly.
Cindy