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Whats a good budget priced joystick

Whats a good budget priced joystick

I hate playing this game with a mouse. Is there a good budget priced joystick that will work with BSP? I was looking at the logitech 3D pro but wasn't sure if it's compatible.  I have an older microsoft sidewinder USB  joystick but i don't think it works with windows 7. It doesn't recognize it.
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Re: Whats a good budget priced joystick

Hi

I'm going back quite a few years to when battlestations.net still existed.
I recall numerous complaints regarding Logitech joysticks and compatibility issues.
I have the Logitech 3D pro (had it for about 5 years) and I have to say it's not great. It's good but nothing worth writing home about.
Its movements aren't smooth and its base is not wide/heavy enough so when flying aggresively the joystick will move around.
It does work in my BSP though, but from what I've seen results vary widely.

I had an old one that still connected through the game port and that was an epic one.

Beyond this I can't help you much more on choice.
The most important things is, im my opinion, that it must have a solid base and free movement.

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