Motor Drivers

All Navitar 12X and Zoom 6000 motorized systems can be ordered with a fully integrated control system. Navitar's control systems feature single or dual axis control via serial RS-232 or USB. Software includes LabView VI and Windows Graphical User Interface "GUI" for simple axis control. Connections are made via two 15-pin high density d-sub connectors. Arrangements can be made for supplying the underlying software code for OEM platform assimilation.

System Requirements:

Operating Systems Supported for Serial RS-232:
  • Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000, and XP.

Operating Systems Supported for USB:
  • Windows 98, ME, 2000, and XP.

Computer Requirements:
  • Windows Operating System.
  • Port: One serial or one USB port (can be a hub).
  • Hard Disk: 1 M bytes.
  • RAM: Same as OS (if OS works, control system will work).
  • Display: Any will work.

HE Manual Motor Controller

Navitar's HE manual motor controller (part # 1-62823) is designed to allow manual operation of any of the new Navitar Hall Effect motorized lenses (in conjunction with the standard Control Box or OEM Board).
  • Manually operates both zoom and focus with individual speed control.
  • No computer required.
  • Allows trouble-shooting of lens operation without the variables of software or operating systems.
  • Permits quick bench top set-up and operation.


The manual motor controller can be used in conjunction with standard Navitar packaged remote controllers or OEM circuit boards.
  • Compatible Enclosures: 1-62420, 1-62590, and 1-62508
  • Compatible OEM Boards: 2-62577, 2-62590, and 2-62509