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Everest-D V5

  • Everest-D V5: cut sheet-fed braille printer
  • Everest-D V5's versatile sheet-feeder
  • Everest-D V5: user interface
  • Everest-D V5 connection interface

Everest-D V5 is the most versatile Braille embosser available, embossing Braille in any format on cut-sheet paper. 

  • Embosses 400 A4 pages per hour 
  • High resolution tactile graphics
  • Automatic booklet format printing
  • Horizontal and vertical printing options



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attractive user features

Over 25 years of experience

Everest-D V5 is the most compelling cut-sheet fed braille embosser with the ability to print on a flexible range of user defined Braille and paper formats. New to V5 is the possibilities with new modern features like Wi-fi connection, embossing from USB memory and braille printing from mobile devices. 

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An even better Everest-D

Though the physical appearance has not changed, the Everest-D V5 has been updated to include all the latests Braille techniques and compatibility with mainstream technology. 

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A sheet feeder for Braille

Braille on cut-sheet paper is the future. The technological solution of the Braille optimized sheet feeder used in the Index Braille Everest-D V5, is the secret sensation.


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Horizontal & Vertical printing

Emboss Braille horizontally or vertically (sideways) using the Everest-D V5 Braille embosser. 

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Region-defined layouts

Select and save region specific layouts or operate using 1-9 layout options including user-defined layouts.

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Light to sharpen the design

Light is an important design component in all V5 embossers and a hallmark for its technology level. It both guides the user interface and decorates the embosser. 

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Common features

Easy to understand control panel

The control panel is a local user interface which allows the user to interact with the braille embosser and provides complete embosser control.

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BrailleApp printing and more

Index V5 printers supports the use of the BrailleApp. The BrailleApp is available when the V5 printer is connected to your LAN (wired or WiFi), simply type the IP addess of your printer in the serach window of the browser. The BrailleApp is now presented on PC's, mobile pones, pads and adapted to the screen size.
  • Supports all major operation systems, Windows, iOS, Android, Linux and Unix
  • Print braille from standard files (docx, doc, pdf) in literary or contracted braille
  • Edit the translated braille file in six-key braille characters or MIT ASCII
  • Manage Braille layout
  • Manage printer communication, USB, WiFi, Bluetooth 
  • Monitor printer; printer status, update firmware, Bluetooth, WiFi, Wired network, USM memory on the printer and printe status. 

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Even better braille quality

The new generation V5 solenoids (introduced 2018-10-17) offer even better braille dot quality, a longer life cycle, possibility to increase printing speed and lower power consumption.

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idB: Index-direct-Braille

idB is a direct braille printing application built in the V5 braille embosser. It is available free of charge and compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux computers. 

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Affordable price

Full of truly useful features and endless braille embossing opportunities, Index V5 braille embossers  still maintain the most affordable braille printer price comparatively.

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Acapela synthetic speech

In V5 embossers the speech feedback is generated by Acapela synthetic speech. This enables easy feedback when controlling the embosser user interface.  

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Highest Braille quality

All models of Index printers print braille of higest quality. The dot height is 0,50 mm,  placed with a precision of 0,05 mm on the paper and consistant formed during continious braille production. Index specification exceeds the defined dot heigth, dot form, spacing and position for countries around the world. 

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Remote support

Get Index Braille embosser support from anywhere in the world by simply connecting to our remote support function embedded in the V5 embosser.

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USB host port

Connect a USB memory stick directly to any Index V5 braille embosser via USB host port to directly print braille documents or back-up/restore embosser settings.

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Acoustic Hood Everest

Acoustic Hood Everest

Table-based hood for home and office use

The new and improved Acoustic Hood model for Everest-D; providing a 90% noise level reduction when embossing with your Index braille embosser.

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Index Braille Stapler

Index Braille Stapler

A heavy-duty stapler for braille books

The Index Braille Stapler is a heavy-duty stapler in whose design can accommodate for thicker documents such as braille books. It suits nicely braille documents embossed in booklet format using A3 or 11x17" paper, but can be used for any braille documents.

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Paper A3 160 gsm

Paper A3 160 gsm

Cut-sheet A3 paper 160 gsm

Heavy paper suited for Braille books and any other document embossed using booklet format.

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Paper A4 160 gsm

Paper A4 160 gsm

Cut-sheet A4 paper 160 gsm

Heavy paper for embossing with A4 paper on Everest-D. We deliver the paper when you need it - right from stock.

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Latest Firmware

Latest V5 Firmware

Firmware V5 2020-02-11 release: It upgrades V5 embossers with new functionality and several important bug fixes.








technical specification


Embossing speed cps

140 cps



Vertical printing (booklet)

Adjustable line spacing

Braille font

2.2, 2.5, 3.2 mm

Tactile resolution

20 dpi

Forming method

13 solenoids against steel anvils



USB memory stick

Wi-Fi network

Wired network


Supports mobile devices

Printer driver for Windows

Printer driver for Mac

Printer driver for Linux

Web interface

Free firmware upgrade

Supports idB



100-240 V AC

Power max

140 W

Power stand by

5 W

Eco power down

0.05 W

Switched power supply





4 years

cps/1000 USD


Produced by

Produced by:
Index Braille
Hantverksvägen 20
954 33 Gammelstad



45 cm (17.72 in)


56 cm (22.05 in)


18 cm (7.09 in)

Net volume

45.36 dm3 (1.6 ft3)

Net weight

12 kg (26.4 lbs)

Noise level

80 dB(A)

Noise level with acoustic protection

60 dB(A)




Cut sheet fed

Paper roll


Sheet feeder size

50 pages

Paper weight

120-180 g/m2 (80-110 lbs)

Paper width

130-297 mm (5.1"-11.7")

Paper length

120-590 mm (4.7"-23.2")

Adjustable paper size

Fixed paper size