Penny & Giles JC3000

Finger Operated Joystick Controller, Designed for Applications Requiring a Simplistic Approach.

The JC3000 can be configured as a dual or single axis controller. The operating rod of the joystick can accommodate a variety of different handle types. The JC3000 also features potentiometric or switched sensing, Hirose series multi-lock connector, and smooth operation in demanding environments. Excellent for small fingertip control in Radio remote or pendent functions.

Penny & Giles has launched its robust, finger-tip JC3000 joystick controller suitable for various applications including Radio Remote Controls and general off-highway vehicle applications.

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Axis-Options Single or dual ­-
Lever Angle (Degrees) ±31° max in x and y directions Actual angle will depend on gate selected
Lever Actuation Spring return to center ­-
Life Cycles >5 million ­-
Locks-Detents Detent angles: ±5.5°, ±12°, ±18°, ±24°, ±30° Refer to brochure for details


Resolution Virtually infinite ­-
Supply Voltage (Vdc) 5.0-32Vdc ­-
Output Control Signal-Potentiometric or Hall Effect Potentiometric or switched Choice of outputs and switches; refer to brochure for details
Output Voltage Range % 0-100%, 10-90%, or 25-75% (±2%) Dependent upon potentiometer track selected
Directional Safety Switches Yes ±2.5° either side of center condition
Controller Input Impedance (OHM)Ω 1 MΩ ­-
CAN Control ­- ­-
Protocol ­- ­-
Communication ­- ­-
Connection ­- Hirose series multi-lock connector


Operating Temperature Range −25°C to +75°C ­-
Storage Temperature Range −40°C to +85°C ­-
Environmental Protection IP66 (above the panel) (IP65 when ZC1 handle is fitted), IEC 60529 (The joystick is unprotected below flange)


Handle Solutions Four handle options Refer to brochure for details
Inputs from Handle ­- ­-
External Inputs (Other than handle) ­- ­-
Other ­- ­-

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