Sure Grip Micro Joystick Thumb Controls Details

Sure Grip Electronic Joysticks are Miniature Hall Effect Joysticks, for use with exposed applications.

The Hall Effect Joysticks are simple Thumb Joysticks, offering an additional 2 axes of proportional control, based within a control grip faceplate.  

• Thumb Joystick
• Dual Axis, Spring Return
• Optional Thumb Rest

Sure Grip Micro Joystick Thumb Controls operate between -40°C to +85°C available individually or installed into the Sure Grip handles.


The Sure Grip Microjoystick is a miniature proportional Hall Effect joystick with only 3 moving parts. Designed for exposed applications, this simple thumb operated joystick provides an additional 2 axes of proportional control within a control grip faceplate.

Each Sure Grip MJS Joystick is calibrated and tested before final packaging, resulting in consistent reliable control. The Sure Grip Micro Joystick is made from wear resistant plastic polymer providing a consistent smooth operating feel while optimizing the service life of the part. Compact mounting is achieved by threading a nut directly to the body of the Sure Grip Joystick.


Sealing to IP67
Available with thumbrest
Simple mounting system
Operation: Dual Axis, Spring Return to Center
Input Voltage: 5 VDC@ 30mA
Output: 0.5 -2.5 - 4.5 VDC (+/-0.2)
Range of motion +/- 19° (on axis)
Operating temperature: -40°C to +85°C
Long life - tested to 20 million operations
Can be ordered individually or installed into Sure Grip handles

Part Number: MJS2-P2-A Spring return to center


Input Power Supply                  Min         Type       Max     Units               
Supply Voltage                            4.9           5.0          5.1       Vdc
Supply Current                              8            10           12        mA

Control Output                          Min         Type       Max     Units   
Output Voltage Low                    0.45           0.5          0.7       Vdc
Output Voltage Center                  2.3           2.5          2.7       mA
Output Voltage High                     4.3           4.5        4.55       Vdc

Mechanical Specifications

Travel: +/- 19° (On Axis)
Life Expectancy: > 4 Million Cycles
Functions: Spring Return to Center/Friction Hold

Environmental Specifications

Operating Temperature: -40°C to +85°C
Sealing: Up to IP67