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DrawingBoard VI - Small Format Tablet

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Bring imagination and creativity to life with DrawingBoard VI. The small-format graphics tablet generates high-resolution imagery for exceptional design and performance. Simple setup and advanced integration features makes DrawingBoard VI the industry leader for Computer-Aided Design and graphic arts applications. PLEASE CALL US TO ORDER
Connect and Create

Integrated USB and RS-232 Serial connections allow power to be supplied through designated ports, providing instant and unlimited access to computer applications.

Go Beyond Pen and Paper

Enhance inspired designs with state-of-the-art positioning grid technology engineered for superior quality and reliability.

Freedom of Expression

Explore and discover new sources of inspiration. Select from a variety of cursors and stylus pens to successfully create powerful and natural designs.
[DrawingBoard VI Accessories]
  • Cordless or corded 4-button cursor
  • Cordless or corded 16-button cursor
  • Cordless or corded click-tip pen with two side buttons
  • Cordless lite-touch pen with two side buttons
  • Cordless pressure-tip pen with two side buttons


Platform Support PC
Software Drivers Microsoft Windows® 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7 and 8
Hardware Interface USB, RS-232 Serial (Requires optional Power Supply)
Absolute Accuracy ±0.010 in / ±0.254 mm (Standard)
Resolution Up to 12,700 lines per inch/500 lines per mm real resolution
Repeatability 1 LSB (least significant bit)
Proximity >0.4 in / 10.2 mm, cordless; >0.8 in / 20.3 mm, corded 0.5 in / 12.7 mm
Self-Diagnostics Automatic testing RAM, ROM and microprocessor
Baud Rate Up to 38,400
Data Rate Up to 200 coordinate pairs per second
Technology Electromagnetic
Output Formats 32 industry-standard formats
Cursor Switches Elastomeric keypad, rated life over 1 million actuations
Emulations CalComp 3400, GTCO T5A, Summagraphics Microgrid
Operating Modes Point, line, run, track, incremental, prompt
Power Supply 120 V/60 Hz, 220 V/50 Hz (required for RS-232 serial connection)
No supply required for USB connection
Power Requirements 5 Volts, DC, 100 mA current draw (USB)
9 Volts, DC, 200 mA current draw (with Power Supply)
Certification UL 1950, EN60950, FCC, VCCI, CE, EN55024, EN55022, Industry Canada
Operating Temperature 41 to 115°F/5 to 46°C
Storage Temperature 0 to 150°F/-18 to 68°C
Humidity Range 10 to 95%, noncondensing
Altitude Range 0 to 10,000 ft./0 to 3,077 m
Warranty One-year limited warranty; extended warranty available for Large Format tables - U.S. only
Included Components - DrawingBoard VI tablet
- Corded or cordless pointing device
- USB cable
- CD with Windows Drivers and User's Manual
- Optional pointing device


Model Active Area Width Depth Height (front) Height (back) Weight
DB6-1212 12 x 12 in / 305 x 305 mm 14.6 in/371 mm 15.9 in/404 mm .7 in/17.8 mm 1.7 in/43.2 mm 4.1 lbs./1.9 kg
DB6-1218 12 x 18 in / 305 x 457 mm 20.7 in/525.8 mm 15.9 in/404 mm .7 in/17.8 mm 1.7 in/43.2 mm 9.5 lbs./4.3 kg
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PO Box 1364
Point Roberts, WA 98281

Western Canada - Vancouver BC

Tel:1.800.663.6001 or 1.604.925.6150
Address: 2454 Haywood Ave
West Vancouver, BC V7V 1Y1

Eastern Canada - Markham, Ontario

Tel:1.800.465.0164 or 1.905.513.7027