Single axis, analog/switched output, full size, potentiometric sensors.

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Standard configuration

Friction Lock

With stock handle

Center Detent (lock)

With stock handle
Single axis potentiometric joystick. Available in many different configurations, including spring return to center, spring return to end, and friction lock. Other options include directional switches and center detent (lock). Any of our X, L, S, M, P, B or K series grips can be mounted on this joystick. Integrated control electronics available.
Height100 mm above the panel
Length50 mm
Width95 mm
Angle+/- 37 Degrees
Life> 1 Million Cycles
ResistanceMin 9000 Ohms, Max 11000 Ohms, Typicall 10000 Ohms
Power Rating0.25 Watts
Center Tap VoltageMin 0.48, Max 0.54, Typically 0.5 of supply voltage
Operating Temp.Min -25 °C, Max 70 °C
IP RatingIP65 above panel


Potentiometers use a mechanically variable resistor for the output.
Good noise immunity, shorter life span.

Single Axis

for either LEFT RIGHT or FORWARD BACK operation

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View an image gallery of possible configurations for the JS-08 joystick.