OTTO Controls joystick JHM hall effect medium

The JHM series Medium Hall Effect Joystick is a full function operator control that will fit in an armrest, on a panel, or any other location where a shallow behind panel depth joystick is needed. It utilizes Hall effect technology for unmatched life and reliability. Electronics are sealed to IP68S with an operational life of ten million cycles in all directions.

The standard JHM offers 18 handle styles, 18 output configuration choices and 9 gating options.

Options include CANopen, CAN J1939 and USB versions, analog and digital outputs, redundant sensors and a variety of output configurations, along with a variety of switches and handle styles such as a ball handle, a lockout handle, and handles with pushbuttons, rockers and 5-button keypads.

Gating options include single axis, dual axis, friction y-axis, and various omnidirectional selections that include omnidirectional round smooth feel, omnidirectional on-axis and off-axis guided feel and omnidirectional square on-axis guided feel.


  • Designed for armrest & panel mounting
  • Shorter behind panel depth
  • Contactless analog output Hall effect technology
  • Electronics sealed up to IP68S
  • Up to 10 million operational cycles in all directions
  • Available with a variety of grip & switch options
  • Redundant sensors available
  • Various output configurations
  • CANopen®
  • CAN J1939
  • USB
  • PWM
  • Serial
  • Analog
  • Variety of gating options
  • RoHS compliant

Documents & downloads

Data sheet JHMJHM Joystick Product Bulletinotto_guided-feel-matrix_720pHall Effect Guide
Michael Steves
Michael Steves
Product Management +49 2152 8955-211