CTS® Metric ⅜” Standard Length Full-Size Potentiometer
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This series of Metric CTS high-quality guitar potentiometers made specifically for Asian guitars.
This will fit most guitars made in Japan, Korea, Indonesia, China, etc.
No need to enlarge holes!
CTS is a top of the line guitar potentiometer manufacturer.
These pots are the same high-quality pots that have become the industry standard for top guitar builders. Robust construction featuring brass shaft and bushing.
The Standard 9.5mm length is a safe choice and will fit most guitars.
A is Audio (for Tone or Volume)
B is Linear (for Volume)
250k for Single-Coils
500k for humbuckers
US (⅜” or 9.5mm) - made in US
Metric (8mm) - made in Asia
Short (¼” or 6.35mm) - perfect for pickguard and control plate mounting like Strat, Tele, Jazz bass and Precision bass.
Standard (⅜” or 9.5mm) - this is a safe choice and will fit most guitars. Just add hex Nuts and Washers and washers as necessary. This length is required for the wood top or direct to body mounting.
Long (¾” or 19mm) - best used on guitars with extra thick bodies like Gibson Les Pual USA.
Value: 250k, 500k
Taper*: Linear(B), Audio/Log (A)
Thread Length**: Standard (⅜” or 9.5mm)
Thread Diameter***: Metric (8mm)
Shaft: split / knurled 18 splines
Body: Full size (0.9” or 24mm)
Torque: Standard friction rotation
A250k Audio - knurled (split) shaft
A500k Audio - knurled (split) shaft
B250k Linear - knurled (split) shaft
B500k Linear - knurled (split) shaft
2 sets of hex nut and washer
For a complete guide on how to choose the correct potentiometer for your guitar, read the wiring guide on our website or watch our YT tutorials.
We specialize in custom guitar wiring and handwound pickups.
Please let us know if you have questions or clarification.
You can also check our website for more wiring guide info.
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