Daco Hand Controllers

Force-operated – also known as stiff stick – joysticks have no moving parts, and are therefore extremely reliable. They are an obvious choice for applications that require careful control of movement within a small control space, such as vehicle-mounted or airborne equipment. We are proud to be one of the few specialist companies to engineer our own miniature force-operated j... Read more...

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"Force sensitive", or "stiff stick", joysticks use strain gauges to sense the force applied to a metal bar and covert it into a proportional electrical output. Typically a movement of less than 1mm is needed to achieve full scale output. The lack of moving parts in this technology makes force joysticks inherently extremely reliable. Daco has tested our products to 10,000,000 cycles. Read more...

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Whatever you need, Daco Scientific has the expertise to create a solution, whether it’s a particularly resistant finish or the ability to integrate with a unique interface protocol.

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Custom Built Controllers - Whatever you need, Daco Scientific has the expertise to create a solution, whether it’s a particularly resistant finish or the ability to integrate with a unique interface protocol.

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Rugged joysticks with a footprint of less than 70mm / 3" above panel and 50mm / 2" below panel with customer-specific shielding, interface, switch and enclosure arrangements Read more...

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Custom control grips and joysticks are available. If your application cannot be met with one of our modular products you can use our design and build service to obtain a truly tailor made solution. Read more...

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We are a specialist engineering company that’s been in the business for over 30 years. We pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality specialist hand controllers with the fastest turnaround times and the most responsive customer service. Read more...

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New gamepad-style grips - Finger-operated displacement joysticks - Yoke/gunner control handles. MIL-STD compliant......and you won't have to wait months. Modular design philosophy, strategic stockholding, close relationships with key vendors / partners and (above all) an obsession with compressing time-to -delivery, our lead-times remain best in class. Read more...

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Joysticks are the most suitable hand-controllers for dynamic applications such as the remote operation of a vehicle or camera tracking system. They are available in two basic forms; displacement or force sensitive. Read more...

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From weapons control, airborne & other defense system controls to remotely operated vehicles & specialist applications; from ultra-rugged miniature joysticks to handheld (gamepad-style) grips to track balls to completely custom specialist hand controllers - Daco Scientific can provide you with the ideal controls for your design and application. Read more...

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