Multi-axial position sensing apparatus

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 5619195
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08580689

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A multi-axial position sensor assembly for a joystick in which sensor/magnet pairs are positioned orthogonally on concentric gimbal rings such that each sensor and corresponding magnet pivot in relation to each other as a result of joystick movement. The sensors produce a reference output voltage when the joystick is centered and the sensors are aligned with the magnets. As a magnet rotates in relation to a sensor, the sensor produces an output voltage which is proportional to the angle of rotation and which has a polarity dependent upon the direction of rotation relative to the centered position.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
HAYES, CHARLES D.GRASS VALLEY, CA0

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Allen, Clay D Elk Grove, CA 7 94
Martwick, Andrew Roseville, CA 12 95

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