foot switch


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foot switch

A foot-activated electrical switch that enables the operator to use both hands in the application of an electrical device, e.g., light source, electrosurgical unit, drill.
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The ability for the boot option to fit directly over the Clipper foot switch with no special tools required.
In the voting experiment, the four subjects watched election broadcasts and voted by also pushing the foot switch.
Keep both hands firmly on the cable and slowly feed it into the pipe as you stop and start the motor with the foot switch (Photo 7).
Programmable/ multifunctional foot switch with reflux function.
Lifting and lowering is controlled by either a push button pendant or foot switch.
Highlights include joystick and foot switch operator control, a camera that automatically engages when reversing for better visibility with the system monitor, and motorized height adjustment.
Power is supplied by a panel switch or foot switch for ease of use.
The Aquiline foot switch is designed with a high impact polymeric plastic or stylish zinc cast cover and is built for ease of use and long life.
The Linemaster (Woodstock, CT) Junior foot switch is designed with an ergonomic low profile cast aluminum cover built for ease of use and long life.
All machines are supplied with a suitable product hopper together with a foot switch for manual operation or a weight complete relay for automatic operation.
The loading speed is fully adjustable to optimize productivity for one or more operators, and a foot switch can also be used for single-cycle bag indexing.
Controlled by finger switches on both sides of the chair or by a foot switch, the chair offers a patented programmable safety switch that prevents children from operating it.