Model 82 Bourns vintage potentiometer.This 250k ohm pot comes with a knurled 18 spline shaft, low noise long life conductive polymer element, audio taper, is RoHS compliant and has a sealed composite housing. High quality manufacture with 10% total resistance tolerance. US spec. bushing
This Vintage 82 series pot has the internal ground and is designed for usage on guitars with a +/- 10% tolerance.
Please do not confuse this Vintage Bourns guitar potentiometer with the less expensive (but visually similar) version. The lesser version is not intended for usage on a guitar and has a floating shaft with no internal ground which can result in excessive noise as it is designed for panel usage and not instrument usage and has a 20% tolerance.
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