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Thumb Joystick Board with Molex Connector

  • Power supply voltage; VCC = 3.3-5V.
  • Two axis of control (via potentiometers)
  • Built-in press-to-actuate switch (Normally high with 10K pull-up).
  • RobiCon.org compliant (Molex MicroBlade) connector, 5-pin.
  • RobiCon.org compliant board outline and mounting.
  • Board Dimensions: 40mm x 30mm (WxL) 1.18"W x 1.57"L

  • "Add fine X-Y control to your project!"

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    Item Number: 500-0054-01-MLX
    Price: us$11.25
    Shipping:  USA us$2.00 S/H Inside USA
    INTL (us$4.00 S/H Outside USA)

    With RobiCon (Molex MicroBlade) connector pre-soldered.

    Thumb-type joystick very similar to thumb-sticks inside a PlayStation 3 controller. Built-in actuation button, just press down on the stick.

    The signals on the joystick board are connected using a 5-pinMolex 53015 (MicroBlade) series for reliable and vibration resistant connections. The board is 40mm x 30mm and features four mounting holes placed at each corner of the board. Perfect for applications where solid mounting is required. The holes are plated and connected to logic ground and accept screws of size M3 or less ( M3, 6-32, M2.5, 4-40, etc.).

    Recommended cables:

  • 5-pin to 5-pin -- 10cm long
  • 5-pin to 5-pin -- 20cm long
  • 5-pin to female jumpers, 10cm
  • 5-pin to female jumpers, 20cm
  • Cable Kit, RobiCon, 2 to 6 pin, 10cm long
  • Cable Kit, RobiCon, 2 to 6 pin, 20cm long

  • UID: 000127