What are pedals?

Some articles on pedal, pedals:

Maxon Effects - History
... In 1969 they also became an effects pedal manufacturer, primarily as a producer of OEM products for other companies ... time Nisshin Onpa was responsible for building a fuzz/wah pedal that was very popular, being marketed under a multitude of trade names including Ibanez ... Nisshin Onpa also marketed its pedals under its own Maxon name during this time ...
Claviorganum - Pedals
... III of Spain mentioned briefly above is one of very few surviving claviorgans known to have had pedals ... is available as yet on either instrument, so this leads one to speculate how the pedals would have operated ... type instruments, there are two normal ways of adding pedals either with pedal pull-downs (usually only in the bass), or with a separate instrument, with a separate ...
Axis Percussion
... is a United States company specializing in the manufacture of precision drum pedals and drum hardware ... Some Axis pedals, called longboards, are unusual in having straight flat foot plates with no heel plates ... Yeung (Winner of the World's Fastest drummer battle of the feet 2006) who uses the same pedals to hit 872 single strokes a minute.(218bpm) ...
Cheetah (riding Toy)
... It was powered by cable and pulley that transferred power from front pedals to the rear wheels via a one way drive ... The pedals were pumped in and out instead of around (as with a standard tricycle) ... also apply power with both legs at the same time as opposed to one leg at a time as with crank pedals ...