Throttles (pots)

Most motors need to have a throttle, we have a selection here.

  • RBT-24V

    Hand Control Box

    This hand control box is used on many model locomotives. It is an ergonomic hand control with an integral battery condition indicator and horn and lighting switches which connect to the Horn Relay Board (HRB).
    £45.00 More Info
  • Magura and grip

    Magura Twist Grip Throttle

    A motorcycle type twist grip throttle that uses a 5k potentiometer. It is suitable for use with all 4QD controllers and is popular with Greenpower cars and electric motorcycles.
    £7.20£56.88 More Info
  • Thumb Throttle

    These are cost effective thumb throttles using a 5V hall effect sensor. They work well plugged straight into the Porter range, and the Pro-150 / 160 can be easily programmed to work with them.
    £15.00 More Info
  • Joystick single axis

    Joystick Single Axis

    A single axis joystick with a built in 5k pot. These have a self centering action which makes them ideal for model locos or vehicles that need a deadmans' handle type control.
    £51.00 More Info
  • simple potentiometer

    Simple potentiometer

    We stock two basic 10k pots; a standard 300°, and our own 50° version.
    £3.00£4.20 More Info
  • throttle assembly

    Bell Throttle Pot

    The 'Naked Bell Assembly' is a finger-tip throttle assembly using our 50° 10K pot. It has a spring return to zero and is supplied with a mounting bracket and a vinyl-capped lever.
    £15.24 More Info
  • Plunger pot

    Plunger Pot

    A 5k plunger operated pot very popular for incorporation into a foot pedal.
    £29.64£34.02 More Info
  • plunger pot 10k

    Plunger Pot 10K

    A new alternative to our long standing 5k Plunger Pot. Smaller and easier to mount in some applications
    £24.60 More Info
  • Long Life Potentiometer

    A long life potentiometer, good for 2 million operations
    £18.90 More Info
  • shunter box basic hand control

    Shunter Box

    The shunter box is a basic hand held control box to allow forward and reverse operation only. There is no spring return to zero, or lights or horn switches. It was designed for those who need the simplest possible hand control.
    £25.20 More Info