> Have any contesters tried the new FS-2 foot switch? My FS-1 just went
> belly up after 10 years of faithful service. It would be simple to fix
> as the microswitch just needs replacing. But it may be time to try
> something new.
I've had a hard time with the commercially avaiable footswitches.
I change my body position a lot during a contest.
Constantly trying to keep track of where the footswitch is in relation to my
new foot position was a hassle.
Years ago, I took a 3' long piano hinge, a couple of springs, a momentary
switch and two pieces of 36"x6"x1" (LWD) lumber and made my own. Works