foot pedal

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Noun1.foot pedal - a lever that is operated with the footfoot pedal - a lever that is operated with the foot
accelerator, accelerator pedal, gas pedal, throttle, gas, gun - a pedal that controls the throttle valve; "he stepped on the gas"
bicycle, bike, cycle, wheel - a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
brake pedal - foot pedal that moves a piston in the master brake cylinder
clutch pedal, clutch - a pedal or lever that engages or disengages a rotating shaft and a driving mechanism; "he smoothely released the clutch with one foot and stepped on the gas with the other"
lever - a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
pipe organ, organ - wind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard
soft pedal - a pedal on a piano that moves the action closer to the strings and so soften the sound
loud pedal, sustaining pedal - a pedal on a piano that lifts the dampers from the strings and so allows them to continue vibrating
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The Strap keeps the bass drum in place by securely attaching to the bass drum via the foot pedal clamp and hooking to center post of the drum throne.
A friend came over to me to ask some sewing advice at the time when a machine needle position could be changed by tapping the foot pedal.
Tenders are invited for Purchase and Deliver Three (3) Portable AC/DC TIG Welders with Wireless Foot Pedal, F.
The central lid is operated by a foot pedal which means users never need to touch the bin with their hands when depositing waste: wheels make it easy to transfer to central collection points for emptying.
Drivers position the chock and clamp the two halves together around the wheel using a convenient foot pedal, releasing the trapped key.
A pneumatic tabletop adhesive dispenser for two-part adhesives that is simple to refill and operate has foot pedal control and accurate piston metering.
Options include include electrohydraulic (EH) controls you can switch to ISO, H-pattern, or foot pedal controls for operation with the push of a button.
Unplugging it sharpish, he dismantled the foot pedal to find that a fair proportion the wires had broken away from the, er, solenoid (?
A foot pedal lifts loads up to 20 inches high in 1-inch increments (32 inches optional) and adjusts lowering speeds.
The H160ZFP Foot Pedal Remote Focus Control System provides a remote focusing solution for a wide variety of applications.
Overall height is dynamically adjustable via a foot pedal.
For bass anglers, an optional DTS Hot Foot reassigns throttle control to a foot pedal to allow both hands to stay firmly attached to the wheel during speedy runs.