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How to Convert your Snap Press to a Foot Kick Press

If you want to speed up the snapping process and/or your arms and shoulders are tired of pressing down on a snap press, you can convert your KAM press to a foot kick press using relatively inexpensive materials.

Click here for pdf instructions, courtesy of Lynn of Reuse and Baby Lou. (Thank you, Lynn!)

Click here for youtube video instructions, courtesy of Erica of Kendy Pants Cloth Diapers. (Thank you, Erica!)

Here are additional online tutorials/photos/videos providing more information on how you can create your own foot press stand:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/abunchofus/2687045739/in/photostream/

https://www.thebeebasbottoms.com/2008/08/30/snap-press-conversion-time/

https://www.diaperswappers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=378355&page=2

https://s904.photobucket.com/albums/ac245/jcpatrick/?action=view&current=d583d6c1.mp4

 

The following are photos of a foot press stand constructed for 2 presses, side by side.  Springs were added to make the foot pedals pop back up because these pedals were so heavy. (Thank you, Michelle!)

 

The following stand was built for 2 presses. The table was from Harbor Freight.  (Thank you, Toni!) 

 

Other foot press conversions: