CW Series


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The CW Series is a revolutionary Hall effect control wheel providing proportional control in one miniature axis. A spring return device, the CW is available with your choice of linear output options and wheel colors. Ideal applications include joystick, "gamepad", armrest and panel mount integration. 


  • U.S. Patent #D767,685 S
  • U.S. Patent #D740,886 S

Main features

  • Miniature design
  • Designed for joysticks, armrest and panel mounting
  • Proportional output
  • Self-centering, single axis actuator
  • Snap-in mounting

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General specification

• Miniature design
• Designed for joysticks, armrest and panel mounting
• Proportional output
• Self-centering, single axis actuator
• Snap-in mounting

Environmental specifications

• Operating Temperature: -40°C to +85°C (-40°F to +185°F)
• Storage Temperature: -40°C to +85°C (-40°F to +185°F)
• EMC Immunity Level: EN61000-4-3
• EMC Emissions Level: EN61000-6-3:2001
• ESD: EN61000-4-2

Electrical specifications

• Technology: Hall effect sensors
• Supply Voltage Range: 5.00V± 0.250V
• Ratiometric output options: see options
• Reverse Polarity Max: -10V
• Transient overvoltage max: 16V
• Overvoltage Max: 16V
• Output Impedance: 2Ω
• Return to Center Voltage Tolerance: ± 200mV initial


• Handle/Actuator: Glass filled nylon
• Body: Glass filled nylon

mechanical specifications

• Operating force: 0.7 N (0.15 lbf)
• Maximum vertical load: 111N (25 lbf)
• Maximum horizontal load: 67 N (15 lbf)
• Mechanical Angle of Movement: ±45°
• Expected Life: 3 million cycles
• Mass / weight: 4.2g ± 1.0g (0.15oz ± 0.03oz)
• Lever Action (centering): Spring centering

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