By Mary C. Gannon,
Senior Associate Editor

Hall-effect joystick

XL-VNSO Hall-effect joystick controller is available as 1-, 2- and 3-axis design and provides precise proportional control of electrohydraulic proportional valves and will also accommodate applications that require digital or analog command signals to control variable-speed drives, PLCs, and microprocessors, including CAN bus. It is made with NiCr gimbal yokes, hardened steel bearings, polished steel shaft guides, bronze gate handle stops and dual compression return springs in each axis.

J.R. Merritt Controls Inc., (203) 381-0100, www.jrmerritt.com