Quick Set-up of X-Series Joystick - Installing the X-JOY3 is as easy as 1, 2, 3 ...
Connect the X-JOY3 to your computer via USB or RS-232 port using the cables included if you ordered an accessory kit.
Connect the joystick to the Zaber device or controller of your choice, and plug in the power supply included if you ordered an accessory kit.
Zaber's X-Series devices can daisy-chain power to other X-Series devices.
Send instructions or automate your set-up using Zaber's free software, or write your own application based on our source code.
We offer a variety of sample programs for several programming environments, including LabVIEW. Visit our Software page for more information.
Daisy-Chaining Additional Units
Additional units can be easily installed by daisy-chaining them to the first device. Power can be shared through the data cable with some Zaber products. The joystick can control up to three axes simultaneously. Mix and match any devices (linear, rotary, and tilt) to customize your set-up.
Data connector type between any of Zaber's motorized devices may be mini-DIN (shown), D-sub, or M8 style depending on the devices that you purchased.
All the buttons on the joystick are fully programmable. See the user's manual for complete details.