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Joystick attachment

For people with limited dexterity in their hands and fingers, using regular joysticks for computers, game consoles or electric wheelchairs is often too hard and can slow them down.With the use of a 3D printer, we are able to create an inexpensive and highly customisable joystick controller. It can be customised to the user’s grip or control preference allowing for greater control than the average injection moulded knob.Simply unscrew the plastic knob that is on the user’s joystick an

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Further evidence that 3D printers can help revolutionize the OT world!

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1 comment for “Joystick attachment

  1. July 9, 2016 at 9:30 pm

    What a great idea! This would have been perfect for a few of my patients who had poor coordination with the joystick control on their motorized wheelchairs!

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