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    Footswitch actuated solenoid

    Thank you for your reply. I don't know what an actuator is, but otherwise yes. The manufacturer specifications rate the solenoid from 90 W for 10% duty cycle all the way down to 9 W at 100% duty cycle with a corresponding decrease in force capability. My guess is that the higher the...
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    Footswitch actuated solenoid

    I have a toy that is mounted 4 feet above the floor on which there are 3 pushbutton DSTP switches that I would like to actuate intermittently with my feet. I believe that I can do this by building a device that pairs 3 appropriately positioned solenoids with 3 momentary SPDT footswitches all...
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