OEM Controls Blog

OEM Controls has been the leader in design and development of electrohydraulic controllers and control systems since our establishment in 1966. We configure each product to individual customer specifications using field-proven components, a long list of available options, and state-of-the-art engineering expertise. Our core products include single and multi-axis joysticks and controllers, ergonomically designed multi-grip handles, electronic valve driver boards, microprocessor-based logic controllers and integrated panel systems.  We provide what our customers want, not just what we have in our catalogs.

OEM’s headquarter is in Shelton, Connecticut and we employ over 200 people. Our blog is an easy way of keeping new and existing customers updated on our latest products and in the loop with current events!

16 01, 2020

Push Button vs Keypad

By OEM | January 16, 2020 | | 0 Comments

Our line of joystick controllers features various designs that are targeted at addressing concerns we have heard consistently across various industries. The face of our controllers are specifically designed to allow for ease of use, minimize wear...

13 01, 2020

Custom vs Customized Joysticks & Handles

By OEM | January 13, 2020 | | 0 Comments

After over 50 years in business, many know OEM Controls for our ability to design joysticks and handles to suit your requirements and needs. We pride ourselves on this feature that we offer because it truly allows for optimum functionality,...

03 01, 2020

Lever Comparison

By OEM | January 03, 2020 | | 0 Comments

Our OEM representatives are frequently asked about the lever options that we provide. We have both a handle lever and a captive sensor lever design. Both styles offer the same functionality however there are also some inherent characteristics...

07 10, 2019

NFPA Silver Sponsor

By OEM | October 07, 2019 | | 0 Comments

National Fluid Power Association Education and Technology Foundation has recognized OEM Controls, Inc. as a Silver level donor and will acknowledge us at all major events and in their publications. Growing the fluid power workforce has been...

26 09, 2019

Employment Opportunity: LabVIEW Development Engineer

By OEM | September 26, 2019 | | 0 Comments

Company Overview:OEM Controls, Inc., located in Shelton, CT, has been a leader in the design and development of electrohydraulic controllers, control systems and off-highway equipment management products for 50 years. In order to achieve our goal...

13 09, 2019

OEM Supports Relay For Life

By OEM | September 13, 2019 | | 0 Comments

OEM Controls honors our late Deb Simons by doing ur part to raise money toward Relay for Life. Team Deb Simons did an amazing job and raised over $24,000 for the American Cancer Society.  We want to send a huge thank you to everyone for your...

26 08, 2019

Meals on Wheels

By OEM | August 26, 2019 | | 0 Comments


09 04, 2019

OEM Welcomes PayTrace

By OEM | April 09, 2019 | | 0 Comments
31 03, 2019

Introducing OEM Controls Spare Parts Online Store

By OEM | March 31, 2019 | | 0 Comments
23 01, 2019

Shelton High School Robotics Team Visits OEM Controls

By OEM | January 23, 2019 | | 0 Comments

The OEM sponsored robotics team from Shelton High School came to OEM Controls on December 4th to demonstrate their creation, Clyde.

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