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Reviews Categories | Contesting Hardware | Cherub WTB-004 Sustain Pedal Help

Reviews Summary for Cherub WTB-004 Sustain Pedal
Cherub WTB-004 Sustain Pedal Reviews: 1 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $15
Description: WTB-004 Sustain Pedal with reversible action switch - normally
open or normally closed
Product is in production.
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DV1ZZ Rating: 5/5 May 12, 2013 04:12 Send this review to a friend
Bang for the buck  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Got this from a local music supply store for around $17. The pedal is made of metal and is well-constructed. The cable is around 10ft. long and rubber pads on both sides seem to be sufficient. A reverse switch is provided which is a good thing.

I modded the ends to fit to an 8-pin connector for a TS-440 and it keys the PTT with no problems.

One thing I noticed is that the action seems to stiff for my taste- but no worries here, as the split ring that secures the hinge of the pedal together is easy to remove. I cut the spring to a shorter length and that took care of the problem.

With proper use, this looks like should last a long time.

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