BG Systems can provide rapid solutions to customer driven requirements. Listed below are some projects that required custom designed hardware.
Fully populated 3-axis joystick inceptor and 2-axis throttle. Both units output data over TCP broadcast at 400 Hz
Features custom tactile 5-position switch (only available in limited systems).
Throttle has motion in pitch and yaw.
Web or socket interface allows update rates and other features to be configured.
BG Systems developed a force feedback steering system for an unmanned vehicle. System uses redundant sensors to ensure reliable control.
Dual MCU with dual CANbus outputs.
A joystick and throttle system developed for a manned flight vehicle. System features triple redundant sensors for the analog outputs from the joystick, triple ARM MCU boards with independent power supplies.
Output is RS-422.
Control console developed to fit into a larger ship born control station. Fixed grip with custom ergonomic layout of control buttons. ARM MCU output to Linux USB. Custom firmware developed for customer requirements
Features guarded main trigger, and palm (dead-man) trigger.
Ergonomic location of thumb actuated 4-position jog switch.
Custom stick design.
Custom TCP network card to incorporate all the pilot controls including both sticks and all the controls on the panels.
Joystick and throttle control system ground station.
Features MCU with RS-422 output to flight computer and USB HID to display.