30 Oct APEM’s XD Series Joystick
The XD series is a compact yet highly reliable joystick ideally suited for off-highway vehicles and machinery.
The XD Series joystick is a multi-axis hand grip controller specifically engineered for demanding vehicle applications.
Featuring non-contacting Hall effect technology to provide up to 10 million operations, the XD series is a compact yet highly reliable joystick ideally suited for off-highway vehicles and machinery. The XD series measures just 60 mm below panel, yet withstands horizontal loads up to 400 lbf. utilizing an all metal construction. The XD handle utilizes a uni-body construction with modular inserts to provide design flexibility. Inserts include an index trigger switch, operator presence paddle and customizable face plate and enable IP67 above panel environmental sealing against the ingress of dust and liquids.
- SIL 2 compatible – redundant Hall sensors
- Resists high axial load (1780 N – 400 lbf)
- Shallow mounting depth of <60 mm (2.36)
- Rated for 10 million lifecycles
- SAE CAN bus J1939-71
We are honored to serve as a manufacturer’s rep for APEM. For over 65 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 HMI products, includes switches, joysticks, indicators and keypads.