Satellite – Gimbal Control

Satellite – Gimbal Control


SKU: 62-181-0001

Satellite Universal Gimbal Thumb Controller with Camera Run/Stop

Get More from Your Gimbal

Take control of your gimbal rig with the Satellite Thumb Controller. With more features, more flexibility, and more compatibility than anything available, you’ll enjoy greater gimbal control to nail your shots and master your rig.

Simply the Best Thumb Controller Available

The Satellite Thumb Controller gives you unprecedented control over your Freefly MoVI, MoVI Pro or DJI Ronin gimbals. As a solo operator, all the controls you want are right at your fingertip to master your gimbal’s movements. , tune your settings, and even start and stop your camera’s record function. Nowhere will you find a more complete feature set than the Satellite.

Camera run/stop? Yeah we got that.

Satellite is the only gimbal joystick controller with built-in support for camera record start and stop. The built-in tally light gives you visual confirmation for confidence knowing when the camera is rolling. Check out the available cables for your camera, with more being added.

Flexibility to Mount Anywhere

The Satellite’s compact size, universal mount, and setup controls let you mount the Satellite wherever you want. You can mount it on your left or right handgrip (rear facing for thumb control, but also front facing for finger control), on the crossbar, inverted, or even as a remote pan/tilt control when mounting your gimbal to a jib arm or crane. The configuration options allow you to instantly reconfigure up-down-left-right to keep intuitive operation.

Freefly MovI or Dji Ronin? How About Both

The Satellite is only thumb controller designed to work with both Freefly MoVI and DJI Ronin gimbals in one unit. Simply plug in your gimbal via the appropriate control port, and you are good to go. Satellite has you covered if you switch gimbals too.

Product Features

Key Product Features Include:
  • Pan control
  • Tilt control
  • Roll control (including instant access)
  • Diagonal moves (simultaneous pan/tilt)
  • Proportional movement
  • LED lights confirm modes and function changes
  • Camera record start/stop with tally light
  • 4 speed levels
  • Mode change
  • Kill switch
  • Invert axis
  • Simplified UI (all features available in 2 clicks or less)
  • Recognizes gimbal settings for fine tuning controls
  • Universal mount (left or right handgrip, crossbar, inverted, front- or rear-facing)
  • Incredibly compact, lightweight
  • Freefly MoVI and DJI Ronin support
  • Controller extension when used with Redrock Navigator
  • No battery required
Power Material Dimensions Weight
3.3VDC S.Bus Aircraft Grade Aluminum L: 43mm x W: 32mm x D: 25mm 32 Grams
Connector 1 4 Pin microControl Port EclipseNet Power and Communications
Connector 2 3 pin microControl Port Gimbal Control
Connector 3 microControl Port LANC - Run/Stop
Rod Clamp
Velcro Strap
User Guide Firmware Upates Warranty
Satellite User Guide Click Here to Check 1 Year
What's Included with this Kit:
Qty Product Description SKU:
1 Satellite Controller 62-181-0001
1 S.Bus Gimbal Cable TBD
1 MoVI Pro Cable TBD