tact switch \ d-pad \ joystick question.

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tact switch \ d-pad \ joystick question.

Post by jeffslot » Mon Jun 04, 2012 4:58 pm

Hi,

I'm thinking it would be really nice if I could switch over of one my d-pads over to a joystick. My d-pad, currently sits on top of some tact switches to work. Is it even possible to replace the d-pad with somthing similar to the below ?

http://www.makershed.com/2_Axis_Joystick_p/mkpx10.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Any information is appreciated, thanks. !

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Re: tact switch \ d-pad \ joystick question.

Post by superben51 » Tue Jun 05, 2012 11:46 pm

You could try just putting a joystick over the tact switches.

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Re: tact switch \ d-pad \ joystick question.

Post by jeffslot » Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:12 am

Yeah, I've tried that in the past, but It just doesnt feel really good for game play. I"m wondering if I can use something like the below...


http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/e ... ND/1280471" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Re: tact switch \ d-pad \ joystick question.

Post by Ashen » Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:23 am

I'm pretty sure somewhere around here there is a diagram that shows how to wire a analog stick so it registers as button presses. Maybe Sifuf's sixtyfree worklog.

Edit: ahh yes, here it is. About halfway down the posts of this page:

http://forums.benheck.com/viewtopic.php ... e&start=30" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Re: tact switch \ d-pad \ joystick question.

Post by budnespid » Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:16 pm

There's also this
http://kyorune.com/modding/article.php?id=27" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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