Technical description: Hinged foot-piece and hinged heel-rest; adjustable spring tension. Foot-plate is a steel casting; heel-plate, clamp base assembly and beater spindle hinge are all cast aluminium; the pedal support is formed of heavy gauge steel wire; the beater is of solid felt. The foot-plate pulls on the left-hand side of one end of the top spindle assembly. The other end of the spindle carries the beater mounting with thumb-screw, and the return spring which is adjustable. The drum rim clamp has an aluminium top piece and thumb-screw for securing.
General usage of type: dance, jazz or theatre pit band use.
r. parks, 15 or 22 may 1999; a. myers; c.j. overton, 24.10.98.