Manufacturer: CH Products. The renowned Combatstick 568 USB from CH Products, the leading manufacturer of joysticks, is compatible with both Macs and PCs and utilizes quality MILSPEC level industrial components & the latest in flight control technology to ensure the most reliable and accurate simulated aircraft control stick available. With its stylized General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon look alike handle, adding a further touch of realism to your gaming, this joystick is perfect for any virtual combat pilot!
With three axis of control, six push buttons and two hat switches, this joystick offers all the primary flight controls and buttons you need to completely immerse yourself into your virtual aircraft of choice. Each of the three axes represents a different vital aircraft function, so you have the ability to control aileron and elevator movement, as well as adjust your throttle settings via the side wheel. This joystick actually features dual rotary trim wheels to ensure incredibly precise adjustment of ailerons and elevators, so youll have little trouble catching a wire on your next carrier landing, or leading a bandit into your sights in a dogfight.
The six included push buttons can be mapped to all kinds of controls, including retract landing gear, set flaps, arm weapons, pickle bombs or even for push to talk voice communications. With its two hat switches, one being four directional and the other eight, youll find instant view changes a dream, or you could also remap these hats to other needed functions, for instance you might use the four way hat to control the radar cursor in modern combat aircraft simulators such as Falcon. The Combatstick 568 USB offers a massive total of one hundred and twenty eight programmable functions with the included control manager software!
Installation is a breeze, just connect it to an available USB jack and youre ready to go. Ease of use is the key, so there are no drivers to download, the Combatstick 568 works with both Mac and PC operating systems and the seven foot USB cord makes it easy to position where it is most comfortable and accessible during long flights.
Constructed from sturdy components offering years of solid use and with a large sturdy base that keeps it firmly in place during your simulation sessions, there is no better solution for added realism and increased enjoyment of flight simulation titles available. This robust, quality military specification level CH Products joystick offers an industry leading two year warranty and is fully compatible with all Microsoft operating systems from Windows98 onwards in both 32 and 64bit versions. Please note that the included CH Products control manager software is not Mac compatible and this joystick works as USB device only on Mac systems, however you can still reassign or remap the buttons and axis from within most game titles.Compatibility:
* Compatible with Microsoft Windows 98 & above OS (32 & 64bit OK!).
* Compatible with Mac OSX & above OS (Above for details).
* Requires one USB port.Feature Highlights:
* 3 axis (X, Y & Z) for aileron, elevator & throttle control.
* 18 buttons inc six push buttons, one four way hat & one eight direction POV hat.
* 128 programmable functions using included control manager software.
* Dual rotary trim wheels for aileron & elevator adjustments.
* Side throttle wheel.
* Enlarged, stable & sturdy joystick base.
* Extra long seven foot USB cable.
* Plug and play driverless USB installation.
* Precise, rugged & reliable MILSPEC level industrial components.
* Made in the USA & backed by a 2 year limited warranty.
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