THRUSTMASTER TWCS THROTTLE

THRUSTMASTER TWCS THROTTLE

$139.00

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Description

TWCS (Thrustmaster Weapon Control System) throttle

Thrustmaster has devoted its 25 years of expertise in flight sim controllers to meet the growing demand from flight simmers in general – and space simmers in particular – who have requested a mid-range standalone throttle. The TWCS Throttle (Thrustmaster Weapon Control System) has been designed for advanced fliers looking for comprehensive, ergonomic, comfortable and precise throttle for a realistic in game immersion.

The TWCS Throttle is compatible with PC via USB in Windows 10, 8, 7 and Vista (32-bit and 64-bit).

TWCS throttle

TWCS (Thrustmaster Weapon Control System) throttle: use your left hand to increase your combat speed and manage your spaceship or jet fighter.

The TWCS throttle’s lower positioning compared to quadrant-based systems provides unrivalled comfort.

TWCS throttle

To give simmers complete control, the TWCS throttle includes 14 buttons and one 8-way-PoV hat switch that are added to those of the joystick. In total, this provides gamers with 5 axes, 30 buttons and two 8-way PoVs – plus 3 extra axes via the optional TFRP rudder*.

The TWCS throttle features 5 axes and a rear RJ12 connector offering 3 additional axes via the external optional TFRP rudder* from Thrustmaster’s flight product ecosystem.

*Sold separately.

S.M.A.R.T™ (Sliding Motion Advanced Rail Tracks) technology

A unique system of slide rails for perfectly smooth throttle sliding motion – precise and comfortable, with 3.2 inch/80 mm range of travel for precise maneuvers.

The tightening screw allows users to adjust the throttle’s friction level to suit their own personal taste.

Thrustmaster advanced flying ecosystem

These products are part of a range of flight simulation peripherals that can be used in conjunction with one another: a complete ecosystem featuring the FCS flight stick, TWCS throttle, TFRP rudder pedals* and MFD* (Multi-Functional Display) cockpit panels. These elements are also compatible with the T.A.R.G.E.T advanced programming software**.

* Sold separately.

** Free of charge, available for download from the http://ts.thrustmaster.com website.

T.A.R.G.E.T advanced programming software** on PC: program up to 256 buttons in the flying ecosystem

Thrustmaster Advanced pRogramming Graphical EdiTor software: combine with other Thrustmaster devices (so that they are recognized as a single USB device), and load or create specific mapping profiles for each game.

Tailor your own profiles to enhance most Thrustmaster flight controllers, and share them with the Thrustmaster community.

** Free of charge, available for download from the http://ts.thrustmaster.com website.

Ergonomic design for optimum comfort and precision

Thanks to its design and ergonomics, the TWCS Throttle provides players with multiple recognizable features, allowing them to become more effective and accurate when in flight. This enhanced access to flight controls proves even more essential when players are fully immersed in the exceptional flight experience delivered by VR-compatible games.

The TWCS Throttle is the best way to enjoy a great number of actions at your fingertips.

Brand

THRUSTMASTER

Founded in 1992 and purchased by Guillemot Corporation in 1999, Thrustmaster has been proud to bring all of its know-how and technological expertise to the video game accessories market. For nearly twenty years, Thrustmaster has developed solutions to satisfy and entertain every type of gamer, by creating products for highly precise gaming experiences – such as racing wheels and joysticks – along with fun accessories for gaming console, as well as targeting essential needs such as storage and charging.

S.M.A.R.T technology: unique system of slide rails for perfectly smooth throttle sliding motion – precise and comfortable, with 3.2 inch/80 mm range of travel
5 (+3) axes: 1 throttle + 2-axis mini-stick + 1 toggle rudder + 1 rotary antenna + connector for optional external 3-axis TFRP rudder (16-bit throttle axis = 65635 values / all other axes = 1024 values each)
14 action buttons + 8-way PoV hat: two 4-way hat switches + 3 buttons + one 2-position slider + 1 push mini-stick + one 8-way Point of View hat switch
Manual toggle rudder with 15° angle and re-centering
Connector for optional external TFRP rudder (sold separately)
Tension screw (accessible via underside of throttle’s base): adjust the S.M.A.R.T mechanism’s resistance to suit your taste
1 mini-stick with push button that can be used for elevation and strafing in space simulation games or for slew control; can also be used for menu selection and validation
1 rotary wheel: easily validate settings or control radio antenna
Ready for cockpit mounting: 2 M6 screw threads for attachment to cockpit + 4 rubber foot pads for perfect stability on a desk or cockpit