Originally Posted by Ed Miller
It lookslike it operates by pusing the string down behind the saddle. Kinda like pushing down on a Floyd rose saddle.
Mechanically, that is EXACTLY how it works. The first bender I ever had on a guitar was a Floyd Rose saddle screwed down to the bridge plate. The "lever" is way too short and it sits way too low for convenient operation but it bent the string like it is supposed to.