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!

31 03, 2016

OCM, OCMZ and TCM Valve Controllers

By OEM | March 31, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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OCM

  • HMI-LCO with push buttons for settings, adjustments and trouble shooting
  • 6 Analog Inputs and Up to 12 Digital Inputs
  • 8 Current Regulated Outputs Plus 4 Additional PWM Outputs
  • 4 Digital Sourcing Outputs (3 amps total)
  • Aluminum Extrusion...
31 03, 2016

UFO9 Driver Board

By OEM | March 31, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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Product Description

The OEM Electronic board can either be used to enhance the operation of our line of controllers, or as standalone modules. Some standard features of UFO electronics include:

30 03, 2016

VDM10/15/20 Valve Driver Module

By OEM | March 30, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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VDM10

The VDM10 provides distributors with a programmable Valve Driver Module that can be stocked for a quick response to customer demands.

  • Power Supply Voltage Range 10-32V
  • Frequency from 40-250 Hz
  • Minimum coil resistance of 4 Ohms
  • Push Button...
30 03, 2016

Dual Value Driver Board

By OEM | March 30, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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Product Description

For distributors who carry not only Pulsar valves, but also any other proportional PWM valve, this PWM board can be easily converted from dual coil Proportional Duty Cycle applications to Proportional Current applications.

23 03, 2016

OEM Controls at ICUEE 2015

By OEM | March 23, 2016 |

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Check out some of our many products we showcased at the ICUEE tradeshow! This video truly demonstrates the durability of our controllers and handles we manufacturer in house! This is another solid reason why OEM Controls is one of the leaders in...

21 03, 2016

Software Engineer

By OEM | March 21, 2016 |

Categories: Jobs

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Description:

The Software Engineer’s role is to design, execute, assess, and troubleshoot software programs and applications. This includes configuring, coding, developing, and documenting software specifications throughout the project life cycle....

08 03, 2016

MG23 Handle

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: New & Updated, Handles

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Product Description

The MG23 Multi-Grip Handle from OEM Controls is rugged "grip" handle built to withstand exposure to harsh environmental conditions and to meet the exacting requirements of a wide variety of applications. OEM Controls...

08 03, 2016

MG26 Handle

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: New & Updated, Handles

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Product Description

The MG25 Multi-Grip Handle from OEM Controls is rugged "grip" handle built to withstand exposure to harsh environmental conditions and to meet the exacting requirements of a wide variety of applications. OEM Controls...

08 03, 2016

MG25 Handle

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: New & Updated

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 Product Description

The MG25 Multi-Grip Handle from OEM Controls is rugged "grip" handle built to withstand exposure to harsh environmental conditions and to meet the exacting requirements of a wide variety of applications. OEM Controls...

08 03, 2016

MG24 Handle

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: New & Updated, Handles

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Product Description

The MG24 Multi-Grip Handle from OEM Controls is rugged "grip" handle built to withstand exposure to harsh environmental conditions and to meet the exacting requirements of a wide variety of applications. OEM Controls...

08 03, 2016

DRI-62 Drum Rotation Indicator System

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: Specialty Products

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Product Description

The Drum Rotation Indicator System for mobile cranes and boom trucks put precise control over drum rotation and rate of movement at the operator's fingertips with unparalleled durability and reliability. By providing the...

08 03, 2016

Specialty

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: Handles

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Product Description

OEM Controls offers a wide variety of handle sizes, features, and designs to enhance the operation of your controller.

08 03, 2016

RG

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: Handles

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Product Description

The versatile Rocker Grip Handle can be custom engineered to fit your application. Pushbuttons and rocker switches, alone or in combination, save space and increase operator efficiency.

08 03, 2016

Cap and Ball

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: Handles

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Product Description

The images shown represent current inventory styles of knobs for our line of ergonomic handles.

In the event a different knob is required, OEM Controls will find and source the knob that best fits our customer's application.

08 03, 2016

Custom Designs

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: Handles

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Product Description

OEM Controls offers a wide variety of handle sizes, features, and designs to enchance the operation of your controller.

08 03, 2016

MS8 Single Axis Controller

By OEM | March 08, 2016 |

Categories: Single Axis Controllers

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MS8 Single Axis Controllerf
07 03, 2016

Pascal Society's newest Bronze member!

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Blog, Latest Products

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OEM Controls is proud to announce its affiliation with The Pascal Society as a Bronze member! The Pascal Society is the annual giving society of the National Fluid Power Association Education and Technology Foundation for individuals seeking to...

07 03, 2016

FP2 Foot Pedal Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Rotary & Foot Pedals

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Product Description

Constructed of die-cast zinc this controller can be used alone or injunction with our MS2 or MS4 type controllers for bi-directional/proportional speed control. Ideal for applications requiring hands free operations, the...

07 03, 2016

RS1 and RS2 Rotary Controllers

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Rotary & Foot Pedals

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Product Description

The RS1 and RS2 Rotary Output Selectors combine a rotary switch, on/off and direction selecting contacts, and a UFO (Ultra Feathering Operation) circuit board. They provide maintained (hands-off) output signal, including...

07 03, 2016

OEM Data Delivery Asset Tracking Systems

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Specialty Products

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Product Description

A division of OEM Controls Inc, OEM Data Delivery is a technology, design, and manufacturing company specializing in rugged, custom, and wireless data delivery systems for the off highway market. We've been very successful...

07 03, 2016

AS3 and AS4 Angle Sensors and LS3 Sensor

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Specialty Products

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Product Description

The AS3 angle sensor and LS3 level sensor are gravity based, single axis sensors with a single proportional voltage output indicating the orientation of the sensor. The AS4 is a single or dual axis sensor with either a...

07 03, 2016

Anti-Tie Down

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Specialty Products

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Product Description

OEM Controls provides standalone electronic modules to be used with controllers or handle only applications that use machine or  system enabled contacts. The purpose of the anti-tie down module is to not only provide voltage...

07 03, 2016

Turnkey Panel Systems

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Panel Systems

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 Product Description

Complete systems that draw upon OEM Controls' full line of joystick and electronic controller products make us your "one stop shop" for controller systems.

07 03, 2016

HP1 and HP2 Hall Effect Push Buttons

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: New & Updated, Micro Controllers

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Product Description

The HP1 and HP2 and hall effect push-buttons designed for long-life (>1Million) ON-OFF operation and incorporate positive tactile feedback to clear actuation. Mounting is similar to contractor type push buttons typically used...

07 03, 2016

S9 Single Axis Micro-Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: New & Updated, Micro Controllers, Single Axis Controllers

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Product Description

S9 is a single axis hall effect device similar to the MS10 controller, but smaller in mounting dimensions. Made primarily as a component to put into our MG multi-function grip handles, the device is a sensor only unit. Rugged...

07 03, 2016

JS6 Multi Axis Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Multi-Axis Controllers

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Product Description

The JS6 type joystick offers the ruggedness of the JS2/JS3 controllers but in a more compact size. Options include custom fixed cam operated switches, gear driven potentiometers, and electronics for the precise control of...

07 03, 2016

JS5 Multi Axis Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Multi-Axis Controllers

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Product Description

Our most compact controller, this small, two axis joystick is capable of operating two direct-drive or two gear-driven potentiometers. This allows us to offer the complete line of UFO electronic circuit boards for the precise...

07 03, 2016

JS10 Micro-Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Micro Controllers, Multi-Axis Controllers

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Features

  • Variety of knobs available with limited extra function knobs
  • Small yet rugged 2 axis controller
  • 1 million life cycle
  • -30°C to 70°C
  • 64° Handle Deflection (32° for center)
  • 1-4 position detents
  • Positive outputs (Hall Effect available)
  • 4...
07 03, 2016

JS1 and JS4 Multi Axis Controllers

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Multi-Axis Controllers

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Product Description

Compact, rugged and versatile, our JS controllers can be used to actuate contacts and a potentiometer simultaneously in each axis to control speed and direction manually selectable, variable output. Applications include...

07 03, 2016

HMS7 Single Axis Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Hall Effect/CAN Controllers, Single Axis Controllers

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Features

  • Factory programmable output: proportional within 0-10V, 4-20 mA, ratio metric, or absolute configuration
  • Short circuit and reverse polarity protection on board
  • Proven environmental coating protection
  • Available with pendant wires or...
07 03, 2016

MS2 and MS5 Single Axis Controllers

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Single Axis Controllers

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Product Description

These controllers combine modular design, compact size and UFO electronic compatibility. Their rugged cast upper housing with an "O" ring seal on the operating shaft maintains weather tightness and seals out dust and dirt....

07 03, 2016

BMS4 Single Axis Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Single Axis Controllers

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Product Description

When on/off switching is your only control requirement, these rugged "bang-bang" controllers are the optimal choice.

07 03, 2016

Custom CanBus Modules

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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Features

  • Custom designable electronic control modules
  • Always proprietary to customers
07 03, 2016

OC01 Output Module

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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 OCO1 Output Module

Features

  • On-machine adjustability and troubleshooting - no external device or computer needed
  • Compact and economical - spread modules out instead of running cable
  • Versatile - factory programmable I/O designation (input vs....
07 03, 2016

OCI1 Input Master Module

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Valve Driver Modules

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Features

  • On-machine adjustability and troubleshooting - no external device or computer needed
  • Compact and economical - spread modules out instead of running cable
  • Versatile - factory programmable I/O designation (input vs. output, sink vs....
07 03, 2016

HJS20 Dual Axis Micro-Controller

 HJS20 Dual Axis Micro-Controller

Features

  • Mechanical Life: 5 million cycles
  • Travel Angle: 25° each direction
  • Operating Force: up 3.5N (0.79lb)
  • Operating temperature: -40°C to +85°C
  • Protection: IP67
  • Supply Voltage: 5Vdc
  • Output Voltage: 0.5-4.5Vdc
07 03, 2016

HMS10 Single Axis Micro-Controller

By OEM | March 07, 2016 |

Categories: Hall Effect/CAN Controllers, Micro Controllers

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 HMS10 Single Axis Micro-Controller

Features

  • 3 Available Knob Styles: Paddle (toggle), Wheel, or Rocker
  • Mechanical Life: 5 million cycles
  • Travel Angle: 25° each direction
  • Operating Force: up to 3.5N (0.79lb)
  • Protection: IP67
  • Supply Voltage: 5Vdc
01 03, 2016

OEM Controls, Part V

By OEM | March 01, 2016 |

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The beginning of 2000 was an exciting one, as OEM embarked on the first year of the 21st century! Mr. Simons realized quickly he had to adapt to the change, and quickly introduced to the market new products! Some of those new products included...

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