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500K Audio Taper Long Shaft Guitar Potentiometer
by CTS


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CTS potentiometers are high quality and renowned controls for guitar electronics. The 500K Ohms resistance gives a brighter tone and traditionally used for humbucking pickups and its logarithmic audio taper is normally used for volume pots so the human ear can hear the volume change more smoothly. The potentiometer features a longer shaft so that is can be used with carved top guitars like Gibson Les Pauls, or just thicker guitars in general. Fits imperial sizes knobs, and to use knobs with a set screw with the pot, simply line up the set screw with the split in the shaft and tighten the set screw.


500K Ohms traditionally used for humbucking pickups
Logarithmic audio taper traditionally used for volume pots
Long shaft for thick or carve top guitars
Fits imperial sizes knobs
Low Noise
Robust Construction
Smooth Feel
Reduced Shaft Wobble

Tech Specs

Total Length 40 mm (1.6")
Total Shaft Length 28.6 mm (1.1")
Threaded Shaft Length 15.9 mm (0.6")
Threaded Shaft Diameter 9.5 mm (0.4")
Manufacturer Part Number CTS-A500-L