Press Release Summary:
Featuring non-contacting Hall-effect device with proportional output from 0.5-4.5 Vdc, Model PRO-5H offers resistance to EMI and has NEMA 4 weatherproof cast housing for wet or dirty environments. Optional features include variety of amplifier and PWM circuits, various handle designs, and mechanical interlock. Joystick is suited for scissor lifts, aerial work platforms, bucket trucks and cranes, as well as agricultural, mining, and forestry equipment.
Original Press Release:
J.R. Merritt's PRO-5H Joystick Controller - NEMA 4 Sealed, Hall-Effect, Single Axis Control
Derived from the popular ultra-rugged PRO-5 potentiometric joystick, the new PRO-5H Hall-effect joystick offers the same durable mechanics enhanced with the improved life cycle of a non-contacting Hall-effect proportional output device.
Features of the PRO-5H include heavy-duty mechanical construction, non-contacting Hall-effect output device, excellent resistance to EMI and standard 0.5 to 4.5 VDC proportional output. Its NEMA 4 weatherproof cast housing is ideal for use in wet or dirty environments. Optional features include a variety of amplifier and PWM circuits, various handle designs and mechanical interlock.
The PRO-5H Hall-effect single axis joystick controller from J.R. Merritt Controls, Inc. is suitable for use on scissor lifts, aerial work platforms, bucket trucks and cranes, as well as agricultural, mining and forestry equipment.