Multi-axis Hall effect joystick replaces APEM best-selling HFX Side Plate joystick
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APEM, Inc. announces the launch of the JC series, a multi-axis Hall effect joystick. Designed specifically for keyboard integration, the JC series measures just 26mm below panel making it the ideal solution where space is limited and precision control is required. Well suited applications include security and surveillance cameras, medical devices and measurement systems.
The JC series utilizes proven Hall effect technology to provide up to 5 million lifecycles of control. With over a dozen handle options, the JC series may be configured with up to three axes and two pushbuttons. The JC series features a precision spring centering mechanism that provides an optimal return-to-center voltage of 80mV. The JC series is intended for clean environment indoor applications with an operating temperature ranging from -25°C to +80°C.
The JC series will replace APEM’s best-selling HFX Side Plate series. The JC series features identical mounting cut-out dimensions and is backwards compatible to all HFX Side Plate series’ applications.
About APEM, Inc.
For over 60 years, APEM has been a leading manufacturer of high quality miniature and industrial switches, offering one of the broadest ranges of products in the industry. APEM’s portfolio, comprised of an expanding range of MMI interface products, includes switches, joysticks, indicators and keypads.
APEM is a vertically integrated manufacturer with a strong commitment to maintaining its exceptionally high standards in safety, service and reliability, while continuing its emphasis on innovation and product development. For more information about APEM, Inc.’s product line, please visit the company’s website at www.apem.com.
CH Products and MEC Switches are trade names of APEM, Inc.