Re: small digital joysticks....
those look like the trick-part I needed. In hopes they will work, I
ordered 6 of them!
Thanks for finding them !
--- In Electronics_101@yahoogroups.com, jhopkins01 <jhopkins01@g...>
> > Anyone have any suggestions as to where i can find some smalltall,
> > joysticks like those found on the small game controllers?
> > These joysticks are only about 1" high (25mm) and about 3/8" in
> > diameter (11 mm). Inside, they take up about as much space as a
> > single snap acting switch or perhaps even less.
> Don't know if these'll fit your needs, but Electronic Goldmine has
> 8-direction micro switches for $.99 each. 0.48" square x 0.25"
> excluding the shaft, which is .27" long "D" type. Contacts rated10mA
> @ 5VDC. These are just eight switches, so digital "on-off". Youthose
> could get two and just wire up the directions you need. Hell, for
> that price you could buy four and add "Tron" to your machine for
> long boring jobs :P