Sidestick type ‘K’ FAQ

No, the plug and internal electronics of our sidesticks are specifically setup to accept input from a Simquip Omega tiller.
15 years for the mechanism and 2 years for the control electronics.
Absolutely. We used actual aircraft data to ensure that the stick displacement forces and angles replicated the aircraft sidestick. The feel of our sidesticks is as near as possible to the aircraft.
No, but you can request that a tiller port be fitted to the First Officer’s sidestick for a small additional cost. See the options when ordering a FO sidestick.
In the order of 75,000 € , but there is a wait of up to 11 months for delivery. Plus the conversion of the electronics to interface with common computer operating systems
Once the sidestick is plugged into a computer, it is ready to go. No, interfacing, no fancy code or software drivers.
For X-plane users, the sidestick will be ready for use as soon as it is plugged into any USB port however, it is highly recommended that the user fine-tune and calibrate the sidestick via the ‘settings/joystick and equipment’ menu selection.
You may return the product to Simquip at your own expense to receive a full refund provided;
  • The anti tamper seals are not broken
  • You include a written explanation of why the product did not meet your expectations.
  • The product has not been damaged or shows signs of abuse.
  • All MSFS versions
  • X-plane 7,8,9 and 10
  • Prepar3d
  • Flightdeck A32x

  • 1 x Sidestick Omega ‘SS’
  • 1x USB cable
  • 1 x User manual
  • 1 x Installation template
If you plan to purchase one of our tillers now or any time in the future selecting the optional tiller port during the purchase of a sidestick is good idea as it makes adding a tiller in the future a trouble free process and ensures that the sidestick is fully compatible with a Simquip or third party tiller.