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Synonyms for joystick

a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane

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a manual control consisting of a vertical handle that can move freely in two directions

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Both left and right Joy-Cons have two buttons in addition to the traditional joystick button.
The ACCC had previously issued Joystick with three infringement notices as it had reasonable grounds to believe that the company had made a number of false or misleading representations.
Joystick piloting is available for boats with dual, triple and quad engine configurations.
The company says the Demag DRC-MJ controller combines the convenience of joystick control of all motions with the ergonomics of a compact hand held unit.
The Joystick, which is disposable, can be used for laparoscopic or robotic port closures, and is about 14 gauges in diameter.
A communication interface that incorporates a UART output that sends an 8-bit command for every encoder step and joystick actuation.
A larger version of this joystick for the Apple iPad is also available under the name Fling (see separate AbleData entry).
The iPad joystick is a thumb-stick style game controller that you can be with just about any game with an on-screen joystick or d-pad.
One subject with a shoulder disarticulation amputation also used the joystick strategy to control shoulder adduction/abduction and shoulder flexion/extension.
Another improvement over many thrusters that are all-on or all-off is that the thrust on this system is progressively stronger when you put more pressure on the joystick, giving drivers far better control.
Merritt's new ultra-compact CS3 Bang/Bang joystick uses microswitches with quick connect terminals.
Summary: The Golden Joystick Awards have been handed out to the best of the global video game industry at a glitzy awards bash in London.
Orly Lahav of Tel Aviv University's School of Education and Porter School for Environmental Studies is connected to an existing joystick, a 3-D haptic device that interfaces with the user through the sense of touch.
Ground drive is controlled by a single joystick, and provides a smooth range of motion while operating the unit.
announced today a new gaming joystick series that helps simulate a real-life flight experience.