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Gibson 500kOhm Potentiometer Audio Taper/Short Shaft  

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      Gibson500kOhm Potentiometer Audio Taper/Short Shaft
       
      5.0

      (based on 4 reviews)

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            5.0

            Great replacemetn pots

            By T-Dawg

            from Des Moines, IA

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            Pros

            • Easy to install
            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality
            • Improves Sound
            • Sound Great

            Cons

            • No Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about Gibson 500kOhm Potentiometer Audio Taper/Short Shaft:

            I ordered these as replacement pots for a guitar that had the push/pull option installed. I replaced the bridge pickup to a Seymor Duncan Crunch lab so I did not need the push/pull pots any more. Once they were installed I noticed a huge difference with volume swells, the volume transitioned from quick to loud smoothly. I will be ordering these for all of my guitars. Cheap and easy upgrade to any guitar.

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            5.0

            as good as it gets

            By Kevin

            from Florida

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Functional
            • Good Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • I Used As My Tone Control

              Comments about Gibson 500kOhm Potentiometer Audio Taper/Short Shaft:

              I DID HAVE TO SOLDER ON A CAPACITOR SINCE IT WAS USED AS TONE CONTROL, BUT IT WORKS GREAT.

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              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              One more for a spare

              By Gruh

              from south new jersey

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Great Sound

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

              • Any guitar

              Comments about Gibson 500kOhm Potentiometer Audio Taper/Short Shaft:

              Replaced a bad pot in an SZ 520 Ibanez . It was bad when I bought it I had a Gibson 500 k that I bought as a spare for my ES335,so I used it and it worked great.
              I did not give it a second thought. I purchased another SZ 520 for a backup
              And noticed that the sound was very lacking it was tinny and there was no fullness to the sound. I changed strings and tried a number of other things to increase the sound and decided to sell it. As a last ditch effort before selling it ,since the only difference between the two guitars was the pot I had replaced. I purchased another one and put it in and the sound difference was remarkable. I had several other musicians listen to the difference and we all agreed the there was no doubt the sound was much better ,fuller , thicker ,just more. So I have been replacing the pots in all my humbucker guitars with Gibson 500k's . I just bought one more for a spare.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great replacement pot

              By metaldad73

              from Arkansas

              Comments about Gibson 500kOhm Potentiometer Audio Taper/Short Shaft:

              I'm judging the quality of this off of the original equipment that was in my Jackson Dxmg. it seems to be a much better pot than the Jackson-supplied pot, doesn't feel cheap or have any static, much heavier built.

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