Tiny waterproof encoder with 8+1 joystick function for one-finger control
Subs & Systems
Foremost subsidiary, Rotary Switches Online, is now stocking the compact
multi-function Elma Multi Wheel rotary switch. The Multi Wheel is a
miniature encoder with an 8+1 joystick function for one-finger control. This
advanced HMI product is a Hall-effect sensed encoder with magnetic indexing
over 12 detents and has a centre button with 8 joystick directions and
centre push function.
Typical applications for the Multi Wheel rotary switch include medical
equipment, test and measurement instrumentation, aviation, transport and
construction vehicle cockpits, industrial controls and building automation.
The Elma Multi Wheel Encoder is suitable for use in equipment required to be
used in outdoor environments.
Sealed to IP66 for rugged applications other standard features include, LED
backlit illumination (RGB) which can be programmed to change colour with
each switch activation, 3VDC operation, UART output, LED control interface,
six positions ZIF or solder pads connection and a full metal front-end in
clear or black. Options available include custom front-end shape and colour,
alternative connectors, cabling and pinning and IP67 or IP68 sealing.
The ELMA Multi Wheel rotary encoder has an operating temperature range of
-20Cto +70C and working life of 1,000,000 encoder revolutions and 500,000
joystick actuations and can be mounted to the front or rear of control