OEM Controls JS-8

OEM Controls Introduces the New JS-8 Multi Axis Joystick Controller.

Rugged design and versatile in a wide variety of applications, this controller enjoys a long life with compatibility between rocker grips or multi-grip control handles. Specifically designed to operate DigiSensors for the SuperFLEX Bus System, the JS-8 is compatible with all rocker grips as well as the newer multi-grip control handles. The JS-8 is also offered with an underpanel protective “can” for applications that do not allow for an enclosed box. Strong and reliable, the JS-8 is ideal for forklifts, cranes and other material handling machines, the JS-8 is a versatile controller for a wide variety of applications.

HJS8 Dual Axis Contactless Controller also available. The JS8 design has the capability to be a JS (potentiometer design) and a HJS8 (hall effect design).  Contact Us to discuss your application needs.

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    Axis-Options Multi axis ­-
    Lever Angle (Degrees) +/- 30º Center to full: 30°
    Lever Actuation Spring return to center Friction option
    Life Cycles 8 million cycles ­-
    Locks-Detents Optional Center detent friction hold


    Resolution ­- ­-
    Supply Voltage (Vdc) 7-30V V3 type SPDT 10A at 24Vdc
    Output Control Signal-Potentiometric or Hall Effect Switched on/off or Potentiometric ­-
    Output Voltage Range % 0-10V, Ratiometric V3 Type SPDT 10A@ 24Vdc
    Directional Safety Switches 2 per Axis@ 4 Amp total ­-
    Controller Input Impedance (OHM)Ω ­- ­-
    CAN Control - Specifically designed to operate DigiSensors for the SuperFLEX Bus System
    Protocol - ­-
    Communication Optional PWM ­-
    Connection Lead wire, Deutsch, terminal strip Others available


    Operating Temperature Range ­40°C to +70°C ­-
    Storage Temperature Range ­40°C to 70°C ­-
    Environmental Protection IP54 Also offered with an under panel protective "CAN" for applications that do not allow for an enclosed box


    Handle Solutions Multiple handle solutions Compatible with rocker grips as well as the newer, multi-grip control handles
    Inputs from Handle - ­-
    External Inputs (Other than handle) - ­-
    Other - -
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