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SSS Premium® CTS Pots - 500k

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Loose components and DIY kits are shipped same day if ordered before 1pm. Refer to our shipping policy.

Introducing SSS Premium® CTS pots.

Our custom spec pots designed in conjunction with CTS offer a superior audio quality to standard CTS pots on the market and were designed with a unique audio taper specifically for guitar and bass players offering greater control and accuracy. Each pot is hand measured to ensure the tolerances are within our stated 8%.

Custom Audio Taper

Manufactured with a lovely, smooth torque - not too loose, or too stiff, SSS Premium® CTS pots have no choking, drop offs or sudden surges when dialling the controls up or down. Accurate vintage taper - still nice and reactive for volume swells but a slightly wider range and more usable volume sweep.

Specs:

  • Custom audio taper
  • 8% resistance tolerance
  • Anti-static lubricant for a reliable, glitch-free operation
  • Tin plated easy solder casing
  • Traditional flat back cover
  • Solid brass shaft and bushing for longer life
  • Bakelite terminal board
  • 3/8'' x 32 thread

Back stamping: SSSP CTS 500K

Side stamping: Part number + date

Sold individually - (long shaft and solid shaft variations come with 2 nuts for height adjustment)

Dimensions:

Short Shaft (suitable for Epiphone Les Pauls, imported models and flat top bodied guitars)

  • Shaft diameter: 5.95mm fine knurling 24 spline
  • Threaded bushing height: 9.52mm (3/8'')
  • Required mounting hole: 9.52mm (3/8'')

Long Shaft (suitable for Gibson models and thick topped guitars)

  • Shaft diameter: 5.95mm fine knurling 24 spline
  • Threaded bushing height: 19.05mm
  • Required Mounting Hole: 9.52mm (3/8'')
  • Supplied with 2 nuts for height adjustment

Solid Shaft (HS Telecaster, Telecaster Deluxe)

  • Shaft diameter: 6.35mm (1/4'') solid shaft
  • Threaded bushing height: 9.52mm (3/8'')
  • Required mounting hole: 9.52mm (3/8'')
  • 500k solid shaft for humbucker equipped Telecasters etc...
  • Supplied with 2 nuts for height adjustment

Short or Long Shaft?

Gibson Les Paul models (short shaft pots):

  • Historic Reissue (R4/R5/R6/R7/R8/R9/R0)
  • 1952 -1977 Standard's
  • 1954 -1977 Custom's
  • 1968 -1977 Deluxe's

Gibson Les Paul models (long shaft pots):

  • Standard's
  • Faded's
  • Classic's
  • Studio's
  • Traditional's
  • 50's & 60's Tributes
  • 1977- current Custom's
  • 1977- current Deluxe's

We also stock 250k SSS Premium® CTS pots for Strat®, Tele® and Bass.

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