Pros and cons
- 18 different programmable buttons
- For Microsoft Flight Simulator and X-Plane 11 the Combat Stick is automatically set up
- USB cable of over two meters long
- Operating the throttle wheel is more difficult than operating a regular throttle
Inspired by the F-16 Flight Stick
The CH Products Combat Stick USB is inspired by one of the world’s most prestigious fighters: the Lockheed Martin F-16.
This Combat Stick has 18 different programmable buttons, under which a pov hat-switch which allows you to control the camera in the flight simulator.
This CH Stick should be connected using a USB cable of two meters long, and because the joystick works according to the ‘plug and play’ principle it is not necessary to install any drivers. The joystick is compatible with both PC and Mac, but CH’s mapping software is only available for Windows.