30 Nov '13, 8pm

New! Hitec Aurora Joystick and Adapter PCB. Read all about it!

New! Hitec Aurora Joystick and Adapter PCB. Read all about it!

Hey there, I've received several questions about this product so I'll answer them here. And, I also encourage you to post your questions right here - no need to send me an e-mail. Question #1: Can I buy this without the PCB? Unfortunately not, for two reasons. First, it's not easy for most of us to work with these little wires. First, they're a bit short and a few errors with really 30+ AWG stripping will leave you with no wire at all. And like many OEM products, the supplier wants us to offer it as a Parallax item and not appear as a distribution product (for which they offer different channels). This second requirement is very common for other parts, like GPS sensors. Question #2: Will you have a version with pushbutton or twisting handle? If it exists for a reasonable price and we can source it, sure! This particular joystick is from a quality Hitec R/C radio system. In...

Full article: http://www.parallax.com/news/2013-11-25/hitec-aurora-joys...

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