PRECISION ENGINEERED + QUALITY DRIVEN
POTENTIOMETER JOYSTICKS

At J.R. Merritt Controls, we understand that downtime is not an option - having a joystick that performs consistently under all conditions is vital to productivity in industrial applications. With an emphasis on quality and reliability, all of our industrial joysticks and controllers are handcrafted to our exacting standards to ensure your operations and equipment are always moving.

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UNMATCHED QUALITY &
DURABILITY

Whether your duty cycle is high or your operators are heavy-handed, J.R. Merritt's joysticks are manufactured and tested to withstand the harshest conditions and use. A stringent focus on quality control in our U.S.-based manufacturing facility ensures the utmost accuracy and quality of all our joysticks and controllers.

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FULLY CUSTOMIZED TO YOUR REQUIREMENTS

Every joystick we build is as unique as its application and operator. From the handle to the output technology, we partner with our customers to identify and engineer the controls that will meet and exceed the needs of their application. When working with us, consider our engineers and technical staff an extension of your own team.

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ULTIMATE VERSATILITY & FUNCTIONALITY

Comfort and function are key when using a joystick or controller. With an extensive portfolio of handles, grips, buttons and switches, J.R. Merritt's interface solutions are engineered around intuitive operation and user comfort. Our team will work with you to recommend the best options that will suit the movement and actions of your operator and equipment.

30+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

J.R. Merritt Controls has a long history of providing reliable and precise potentiometer controlled joysticks for a range of applications. Understanding the need for versatile and rugged joysticks, we have engineered an array of options that are highly customizable to a variety of outputs and machinery in the following industries:

  • Agriculture
  • Construction / Off-highway
  • Forestry
  • Lift & Booms
  • Marine
  • Mills
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Ports
  • Railroad
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FEATURES & OPTIONS

Potentiometer controlled joysticks with:

  • Single or multi-axis
  • Spring return, maintained, or friction held
  • Drop-in or panel mounted base
  • A variety of handles and functions
  • And more

Potentiometer* (pot) features & details:

  • 1k - 240 ohms
  • 3 wire or center tap
  • 1 million - 10 million revolutions

*Also available for purchase separately.

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