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 basic lift package comes complete with wheel vise, rear pullout for rear tire service, front extension with three settings, loading ramp, and pneumatic foot pedal.
A foot pedal lifts loads up to 20 inches high in 1-inch increments (32 inches optional) and adjusts lowering speeds.
The DRSHD will record in 720p 16:9 or 4:3 HD format via an easy to use Touch Screen Interface/ Foot Pedal. This system utilizes DVI/ VGA, HD-SDI or Component video inputs and will record in MPEG-4 WMVHD format, similar to the standard WMV format.
The doors could be operated in three ways - by a foot pedal in the driver's cabin, a lever above the doors or by a lever on the outside of the vehicle.
The boring cycle is fully automatic, with foot pedal actuation.
The basic lift package comes complete with wheel vise, rear pullout for rear tire service, front extension which allows the main table to expand from 24" x 84" out two additional settings up to 24" x 110" for chopper style bikes, loading ramp, and pneumatic foot pedal.
The restraining arm connects with a handle and is released from the wheel with a foot pedal to eliminate chock pinch.
A foot pedal swing-boom control allows for simultaneous moves of swing boom and house for rapid machine positioning.
Security options include the code-access TouchPad Release or the traditional mechanical foot pedal and key lock.
Foot pedal assembly is made of quality steel so it is durable and unbreakable.
A convenient foot pedal at each end of the base initiates transition to any platform height from 24 to 40 inches.