Footswitches
Motor City Irons About MCI Machine Gallery Available Machines Custom Machines Classic Machines Prices & Ordering Footswitches Merchandise Press Clients Machine Parts Links Forum Contact MCI

 

Handmade Custom Footswitches
by Dano

My Footswitches are made using antique switching devices that I refurbish myself. I use exotic hardwoods (Australian Lace Wood, Brazilian Leopard Wood, Amboyna and Maple Burl, etc.) or brass for the base. These are made to order, so give me an idea and let me run with it! All have screw mounted rubber feet. The length of the lever throw and the amount of pressure needed to depress it is fully adjustable. Some come with a "constant on" feature, allowing you to walk away from the pedal while the machine is still running. They can be used with any type of cord and jack set up. There are literally no parts that can wear out on these switches!!!
(Click on the pics below to enlarge)

footswitch 1.jpg (28351 bytes) footswitch 2.jpg (44555 bytes) footswitch 3.jpg (54209 bytes) footswitch 4 brass 1.jpg (27469 bytes) footswitch 4 brass 2.jpg (35859 bytes) footswitch 5.jpg (41101 bytes) footswitch 6.jpg (27386 bytes) footswitch 7.jpg (46748 bytes) footswitch 8.jpg (67908 bytes) footswitch 9.jpg (48548 bytes) footswitch 10.jpg (60983 bytes) footswitch 11.jpg (89934 bytes) footswitch 12.jpg (91124 bytes) fs 1 2010.jpg (98030 bytes) fs 1 2010 b.jpg (111950 bytes) fs 2 2010.jpg (68467 bytes) fs 2 2010 closeup.jpg (81043 bytes) fs 3 2010.jpg (104442 bytes) fs 4 2010 side.jpg (129976 bytes) fs5 2010 top.jpg (90189 bytes) fs5 2010 angle.jpg (126121 bytes) fs5 2010 closeup.jpg (127656 bytes) btc footswitch.jpg (612392 bytes) FS1 2013.jpg (732221 bytes) FS2 2013.jpg (871413 bytes)

Footswitches are made to order, so please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery time. Please contact me to discuss the specifics of your footswitch.

Wood or Brass Base