What is momentary footswitch?
Momentary footswitches only stay on when your foot remains pressed on the pedal. They’re best used for short-term sound effects like controlling a keyboard or synthesizer sustain and patch advance, drum machine or sequencer start and stop, and more.
What does a latching footswitch do?
What is a latching footswitch? Latching refers to the way that the switch works. When wired normally open, a latching footswitch can be pressed once to close the electrical circuit and cause a device to switch on.
What IS a SPST footswitch?
SPST(single pole,single throw) normally open, Off-(On) momentary foot switch. Solder lugs, soft switching. These high quality switches are great for upgrading the footswitch in relay based pedals as well as tap tempo applications.
Will any footswitch work with any amp?
But can you use any footswitch on any amp? A direct answer to this is no. Footswitches come in different forms. Interchanging them can, apart from not working properly, damage your amp.