change micro switch for dpdt

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change micro switch for dpdt

Postby copachino » 23 Mar 2014, 21:48

hi, a friend have a real bad pedalboard, a zoom, but it have many cheap components, most of the are the switches, the switches for the banks are mini switches, like this

so i was thinking thta maybe its possible to change them with a momentary dpdt, would it be possible??
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Re: change micro switch for dpdt

Postby pedro.deus » 07 Apr 2014, 17:29

This switch is a tactile switch most common know-ed a latch/ momentary switch. You have 2 possibilities remove the digital/ buffer switch and add a analogue DPDT or 3PDT. Or de-soldering the switch and use a momentary SPST footswitch.
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