Curtis Instruments

 Preco Safety

 Printed Motor Works

Tiller Head TH-1

$ 1,056.00 each




The Curtis TH series are tiller heads packaged in a rugged housing that offer an attractive and practical method of controlling 24V electric vehicles.

Equipped with an emergency reverse switch, electronic throttle, and lift and lower switches rated at IP-67, these tiller heads are ideal for both indoor and outdoor vehicles such as pallet jacks, walkies, stackers and tow tractors.



  • Ergonomic design maximizes vehicle and operator productivity while minimizing operator fatigue.
  • Nylon PA6-GF30 housing and sealed electronics make the tiller head ideal for use in all types of environments – the tiller head can even be used reliably in the rain.
  • Optional proportional switches provide more precise lift and lower control, thereby improving safety.
  • A single electrical connector makes wiring easy to install, reducing vehicle assembly costs and eliminating costly wiring errors.
  • Highly configurable - Curtis can supply tiller heads for all of your different applications.
  • Curtis tiller heads integrate seamlessly with applicable Curtis motor controllers, contactors, and instrumentation.

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Throttle Output:

0.2 - 5.0VDC nominal
(0.15VDC - 5.3VDC, absolute)

Operating Voltage:

24VDC nominal
(19.2VDC - 28.8VDC, absolute)

Maximum current, output switches:

2A each (lift, lower, horn, turtle)

Weight: 3.3 lbs., maximum (1.5 kg)

Force required to engage lift, lower, horn and turtle switches:

2.2 lbs. (10N)

Force required to engage belly button switch:

2.2 lbs. (10N)