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  Phone: (830) 608-9812   FAX: (830) 608-0882
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Accessible Switches
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USB Wafer Switch

For cursor control or joystick emulation
Item # Product Description Photo Price
DB9 Plug

USB Plug
Wafer Switch

• 5 low profile membrane switches, slightly recessed to provide a keyguard-like effect.
• Each switch is 2.25" / 6.5 cm diameter and printed with a direction arrow
• No tactile or auditory feedback.

Available in two versions:

With USB connector
This version enables the user to control the computer cursor or emulate a joystick.

With 9-pin D (DB9) female connector
This is one of the •Multiple Switches• by TASH. A Multiple Switch is five switches in one, and is used to control any device that requires five single switches for operation.

Note: This is not a standard computer joystick • but is a switch allowing for five different switch activations by moving the joystick.

Choose the 9-pin D female connector primarily for wheelchair control. The 9 pin D female version can be adapted to:
Output to five single switch •mono• plugs for controlling any five devices where each is normally operated by a single switch. The adapter you need for this is the CA-6 adapter.

Note: The 9 pin D female connector is not for a serial connection.
Use with a computer with a USB port to control mouse directional movements, as well as mouse functions such as click, press and hold and release. To do this, you need to combine it with the USB Mouse Mover adapter, or the 9-Pin to USB Cable (sold separately).

Dimensions: 15.5 x 6 x 5 in (50 x 15 x 13 cm)
Activating Force: joystick: 3.5 oz (99 g)
Travel Before Activation: 0.02 in (0.05 cm)
Current: 24VDC max 25mA
DB9 Plug
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USB Plug

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DB9 Plug
USB Plug

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