Sure Grip LU Joystick Handles Details

A range of Sure Grip Joystick Handles, ideal found on forestry, mining & construction machinery with up to 8 switches & trigger options.  

The large Universal Joystick Grips are molded, lightweight control handles, suitable for heavy duty applications.  For use with Electronic Joysticks, protecting from dirt & moisture.

• Electronic Joystick Grip
• 8 Switches
• Custom Options  

A keypad is also available with the Sure Grip LU Joystick Handle.


The Sure Grip LU Series Control Grip is a large joystick handle commonly found on forestry, mining and construction machinery. Designed to offer up to 8 switches in the faceplate, as well as the option for up to 2 trigger switches or operator presence switch. An expansion pod can also be installed that will be mounted on either side of the handle, for an additional 2 buttons, 1 Slider or 1 Rocker module. With an optional keypad that can be installed on the left or right of the handle for an additional 10 buttons.

The Sure Grip LU Control Grips can be customized with all the Sure Grip Handle Options such as; Slider modules, Rocker modules, Microjoystick, LED's, toggle switches and maintained switches. Complete with accessories such as bushing adapters, studs and sealed connectors are also available. Featuring molded cases made for a high impact plastic polymer to provide a comfortable shape, with rugged and lightweight control ideal for extreme duty applications. The standard Sure Grip switches are covered with their patented overlay design.


Sealing up to IP67
Rugged design
Overlay customizable
Switches tested to 10 million operations
Multiple trigger options available
Supports up to 2 Microjoysticks
Supports up to 4 Sliders or Rocker Modules
Supports a 10 button keypad
Supports up to 8 faceplate switches
Supports Expansion Pod, i.e. - Forward/ Neutral/Reverse functions

Faceplate Options:
    1.  "LU" Handle 2 Switches Faceplate
    2.     "LU" Handle 4 Switches Faceplate
    3.     "LU" Handle 6 Switches Faceplate
    4.     "LU" Handle 8 Switches Faceplate
    5.     "LU" Handle with 1 Rocker, 1 slider and 4 Switches Faceplate
    6.     "LU" Handle with 2 Microjoysticks and 2 Switches Faceplate

    *Other configurations available, see handle ordering guide

    Momentary Switch Specifications

    Unsealed Standard - IP40: Load 4A  Voltage 30Vdc  Operating Temp -25°c  to +85°c
    Sealed - IP67 : Load 3A  Voltage 30Vdc  Operating Temp -40°c  to +85°c

    Unsealed Gold Contact - IP40: Load 100mA  Voltage 30Vdc  Operating Temp -25°c  to +85°c
    Sealed Gold Switch - IP67 : Load 100mA  Voltage 30Vdc  Operating Temp -40°c  to +85°c
    Pushbutton Switch: Load 3A  Voltage 30Vdc  Operating Temp -30°c  to +85°c
    Toggle Switches: Load 3A  Voltage 30Vdc  Operating Temp -30°c  to +85°c
    Functions: On-On/On-Off-On/Mom-Off-Mom/On-Off-Mom
    LED Specifications: Load 20mA  Voltage 5, 12, 24Vdc  Operating Temp -40°c  to +85°c
    Colours Available: Red/Green/Tri Colour (Red, Yellow, Green)

    Cable Options:        WR-09B            WR-10B            WR-13B              WR-15B

    Conductor                     9                      10                     13                       15
    Material                Tinned Copper     Tinned Copper    Tinned Copper     Tinned Copper
    Strand                     19 Twisted          7 Twisted           19 Twisted           7 Twisted
    AWG                           20                      22                     22                       22
    Insulation                 SR-PVC             SR-PVC             SR-PVC              SR-PVC
    Outer Jacket            PVC FT4            PVC FT4            PVC FT4             PVC FT4
    All Operating Temp                                    -40°c  to +105°c