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Fingertip Controls

Human Machine Interface (HMI) Activated By the Touch of a Finger.

GS Global Resources (GSGR) broad range of fingertip and hand operated joystick controls are engineered and designed to give the operator smooth precise control even in the most critical of operations and harshest of environments. Our standard to custom engineered solutions are manufactured for long life in mobile/industrial machinery applications featuring analog, Hall effect, and CAN (J1939and CAN-Open) control outputs that provide OEMS with the most cost efficient machine control solution for their particular application.

Contact Us today to find out how we can integrate a solution for you without requiring you to redesign your entire machine.

    • APEM BF Series

      Contactless Control, Single Axis Joystick, and Switch Feature Combined. The BF series paddle by APEM combines a contactless single axis joystick and a switch in one trouble-free control. Featuring long life with hall effect technology, the BF series paddle is ergonomic and provides a range of analog, switched, or custom PWM output options.

    • APEM BH Series

      Paddle Control – All New Design with Innovative Mechanism – Ergonomically Styled. The BH Series paddle control is the latest generation in high precision controllers, combining the features of a non-contact, single axis joystick with a smooth responsiveness at your fingertips. Hall effect technology ensures a long, trouble-free life for analog and switch outputs. This […]

    • APEM CW Series

      Hall Effect Control Wheel, Proportional, Miniature Axis Thumbwheel. The APEM CW Series proportional miniature control wheel provides proportional control in a single axis. With Hall effect technology and snap-in mounting, the APEM CW is available with your choice of linear output options and wheel colors.

    • APEM HR Series Friction-Hold

      Precision Proportional Output Control. Distinctive features The APEM HR series thumbwheels allow reliable and precise proportional control. Developed to equip the handles of joysticks, remote controls and armrests in harsh environments, they are available with FOUR different actuators. Backlighting and detent options (click in preset positions) are also available. Long life IP68 Sealing against water […]

    • APEM IH Series

      Push Button, High Number Cycles, Repetitive Jogging, Hall Effect Switch. The APEM IH switch version  for repetitive jogging – (OFF-MOM) is designed to withstand a high number of cycles and repetitive jogging. For applications where positioning the load is critical, including material handling, loaders, lifts, trucks, buckets and shovels and other applications requiring continuous operations. […]

    • APEM KL Rocker Switches

      Locking Power Rocker Switches, Panel Mount, Snap-In. Power rocker switches available with 2 or 3 positions, with one locked position. The actuator must be pressed to activate the protected function of the rocker. Two frames protect the unlocking actuator from untimely activation. Patented intuitive ergonomics. APEMS’s KR and KL rocker switches feature up-to-date design, with […]

    • APEM KR Rocker Switches

      Power Rocker Switches with a State-of-the Art Look Based on Curved Shapes. Distinctive features Power rocker switches with a state-of-the-art look based on curved shapes. On illuminated versions, laser etching allows direct marking on the rocker, without using lenses. Among the advantages of the series: An infinite number of symbols available for all rocker colors […]

    • APEM NV Series

      Enhanced Tactile Feedback in 4 Directions Plus Pushbutton. The APEM NV series is a brand new 4 or 5-direction switch-based joystick (4 directions + pushbutton). Contrary to most navigators currently on the market, the NV series provides enhanced tactile feedback in 4 directions plus pushbutton. This results in improved haptics and extremely precise control associated […]

    • APEM TS Series

      Miniature Hall Effect Thumb Joysticks. The APEM TS Series Thumbstick is a proportional two axis joystick in a miniature package. Featuring non-contacting Hall effect technology for long life performance, the TS Series Thumbstick is available with multiple linear output options including single and dual (redundant) outputs. It is similar in size and operation to “gamepad” […]

    • APEM TW Series

      Proportional, Self-Centering Single Axis Thumbwheel. The APEM TW series thumbwheel is a self-centering single-axis device intended for thumb-actuating applications. Utilizing non-contact hall effect technology, these thumbwheels are ideal for those jobs requiring proportional output. The TW series thumbwheel is available as a stand-alone or can be incorporated into a custom joystick. Configuration options also include […]

    • Curtiss-Wright JC040

      Proportional,  Hall-Effect Rocker for Joystick Grips and Other In-Cab Human-Machine Interfaces. Two robust, return-to-center operating options are available: a ±25° movement from center; or a ±20° movement with an over-press feature, which can be included in both directions of movement or just one, used to indicate a different mode of machine operation. In all versions, […]

    • Curtiss-Wright JC050

      Proportional, Thumb-Operated, Hall-Effect Roller – Joystick Grip. The Curtiss-Wright JC050 is a proportional thumb-operated roller for use in joystick grips and other in-cab human-machine interfaces. The roller utilizes non-contacting, Hall-effect sensing technology that eliminates contact wear and provides for the long-life integrity of the output signal, giving rise to a minimum operating life of 3 […]

    • OEM Controls HJS20

      Hall Effect, Dual Axis Micro-Controller, Joystick Fingertip Control. The OEM Controls HJS20 is a hall effect dual axis micro-controller for use in consoles or joystick handle solutions. The JS-20 is IP67 sealed, usable in severe outdoor applications, with a travel angle of 25° each direction and operating force up to 3.5N (0.79lb).

    • OEM Controls HMS10

      Hall Effect, Single Axis, Proportional Fingertip Joystick Micro-Controller. The OEM Controls HMS10 is a single axis proportional fingertip micro-controller, for use in consoles or joystick handle solutions. The MS-10 is IP67 sealed and usable in severe outdoor applications. Chose from three available knob styles; (paddle (toggle), wheel or rocker), and four mounting configurations; (in handle, […]

    • OTTO HPL

      Linear Output Hall Effect Pushbutton Switch. The OTTO HPL hall effect linear output pushbutton switch provides output proportional to the travel of the button. Delivering up to 10 million cycles, this switch is ideal for those projects in which linear output is desired. Control the motion of your device as well as the speed of […]

    • OTTO HTL2 Two-Way Linear Finger Joystick

      Linear Hall Effect Toggle, Variety of Button Styles. The OTTO HTL series provides performance and ease of use in one miniature package that can be mounted in control handles, armrests, and panels. With programmable sensors and consistent operation, the OTTO HTL series has excellent tactile feel for improved operator control and is available with either […]

    • OTTO HTL4 Four-Way Linear Finger Joystick

      Linear Hall Effect Toggle. The OTTO HTL series provides performance and ease of use in one miniature package that can be mounted in control handles, armrests, and panels. With programmable sensors and consistent operation, the OTTO HTL series has excellent tactile feel and is available with either a dust tight or IP68S watertight seal. A […]

    • OTTO HTLT2 Finger Joystick with 2-way with Pushbutton Option

      One/two axis or 360 degrees. OTTO’s HTLT Series miniature Hall effect joystick is a proportional linear output finger joystick with a pushbutton option. With a lower base price than the HTL, the HTLT features 6 different button styles, multiple output configurations and 3 mounting options including top mount with threaded housing. Gating options include omnidirectional […]

    • OTTO HTLT4 Finger Joystick with Pushbutton Option

      One/two axis or 360 degrees. OTTO’s HTLT Series miniature Hall effect joystick is a proportional linear output finger joystick with a pushbutton option. With a lower base price than the HTL, the HTLT features 6 different button styles, multiple output configurations and 3 mounting options including top mount with threaded housing. Gating options include omnidirectional […]

    • OTTO HTW Hall Effect Thumbwheel

      Hall Effect Thumbwheel, Rocker Switch Style Mounting. The OTTO HTW Hall Effect Proportional Output Thumbwheel is a spring-return-to-center, single axis thumbwheel with an actuator that provides linear change in voltage output in either direction from the center. Available with eight output options, including increasing and decreasing voltage output from the center position to the full travel […]

    • OTTO HTWM Rocker Switch Style Mounting

      Hall Effect Mini Proportional Output Thumbwheel. The OTTO HTWM offers the same performance as the standard OTTO HTW Proportional Thumbwheel but with a much shorter behind panel depth, ideal for use in grip, armrest and panel applications. Available with eight output options, the HTWM offers a spring-return-to-center, single axis thumbwheel actuator that provides linear change […]

    • OTTO P2 3-Position Momentary Action, One or Two Step Commerical Pushbutton

      Electromechanical Pushbutton Switch with Three-mode Design. OTTO’S unique 3-position P2 pushbutton offers two levels (steps) of momentary switch action plus “off” for applications requiring three modes of operation. Each detent operates an independent set of SPDT contacts rated to 5A @ 28Vdc or 125Vac wrapped up in a watertight and dust tight package. The OTTO […]

    • Penny & Giles JC025/030

      Single Axis Fingertip Rocker Joystick Controller. The Penny & Giles JC025/030 rockers are low profile, precise fingertip controls that generate analog and switched reference signals proportional to the distance and direction over which the rocker is moved. These rockers have been designed for maintenance-free operation throughout an operating life of great than five million operations. Ideal […]

    • Penny & Giles JC1200

      Control Panel & Arm Rest Non-Contacting Paddle Joystick Control. The Penny and Giles JC1200 paddle joystick builds on the success of the potentiometric-based JC1200 and is ideal for use in control panels and armrests found in industrial trucks, agricultural equipment and construction machinery, where cost-effective, long-life operator controls are essential.By using a long-life bearing system […]

    • Sure Grip Controls MJS

      Miniature Dual Axis Proportional Hall Effect Joystick. The Sure Grip Controls MJS micro joystick is a miniature proportional hall effect joystick with only 3 moving parts. Designed for exposed application, this simple thumb operated joystick provides an additional 2 axis of proportional control within a control grip faceplate. A dual redundant version is available for […]

    • Sure Grip Controls RM2

      The Sure Grip Controls RM2 Rocker Module is a Proportional Hall effect control available in four configurations. These compact proportional modules are designed for applications such as grapple, bucket thumbs, grab and tilt or rotate functions that will benefit from simple speed control. Features: Compact device with analog proportional outputs  IP67 above panel Long Operating Life […]

    • Sure Grip Controls SM-P1

      Slider Module, Single Axis Friction-Maintained. The Sure Grip Controls SM-P1 slider module is a proportional hall effect module available in three configurations; proportional spring centered, proportional friction, and digital on-off-on detent. This slider module is compact and sealed for outdoor applications. Sure Grip Controls SM-P1 compact proportional modules are designed for applications such as grapples, […]

    • Williams Controls WM-531

      Remote Sensor Control, Shaft Hand Control. The WM-531 Shaft Hand Control is built for a range of off-highway applications. The unit is designed for remote installation and mechanical interface with a throttle position sensor. It is infinitely variable between 0° and 54° with applicable uses that include engine RPM and chassis module outputs. The Remote Sensor Control […]

    • Williams Controls WM-547

      Rotary Hand Control, Infinitely Variable Between Oº and 90º. The Williams WM-547 Rotary Hand Controls are designed for a variety of off-highway applications. It is infinitely variable between 0° and 90° with applicable uses that include engine RPM, chassis module inputs and hydraulic pump control. The Rotary Hand Control is environmentally protected allowing it to be […]