Luthier Parts & Tools

Potentiometer - CTS, J Taper, Solid Shaft, Panel Mount
CTS J Taper audio potentiometer.
  • Body Diameter: 24 mm
  • Power Rating ⅓ watt
  • Bushing Diameter: ⅜" (Threading: 3/8-32)
  • Bushing Length: 3/8"
  • Shaft Diameter: ¼"
  • Shaft Length: ⅜"
  • Shaft Material: Brass - Solid Shaft
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Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, SPDT, 2 Position, Solder Lugs
Carling, SPDT mini toggle, 2 positions, ¼" mounting hole diameter, 0.354" bushing length.
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Potentiometer - CTS, Linear, Knurled Shaft, ¾" Bushing
CTS Linear, Long Shaft 3/4 in. bushing, split knurled shaft, 3/8 in. bushing diameter. Great in guitars that have a thicker carved top (ex. Les Paul) where added bushing length is required.
  • Body Diameter: 24 mm
  • Power Rating ¼” watt
  • Bushing Diameter: ⅜" (Threading: 3/8-32)
  • Bushing Length: 3/4"
  • Shaft Diameter: ¼"
  • Shaft Length: ⅜"
  • Shaft Material: Brass – Knurled Shaft
  • 24 teeth slot and knurled shaft
  • Includes (1) Nut and (1) Lock Washer
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Capacitor - 2000V, Ceramic Disc, ± 10%
Ceramic disc capacitors rated for up to 2kV, ± 10% tolerance.
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Switch - Switchcraft, Toggle, 3-way, for Les Paul
One of the most rugged and durable switches available for your Gibson Les Paul or similar two pickup guitars.
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Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 2 Position, Solder Lugs
Carling mini-toggle switch, DPDT, ideal for phase switching, coil-tapping, series/parallel pickup switching in guitars.
  • 0.354" bushing length
  • ¼" mounting hole diameter
  • Double pole/Double throw (DPDT)
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Nut - replacement for Switchcraft, Deep Thread, Knurled
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Deep thread nut for use with Switchcraft switches. Used on some models of Gibson® guitars and other brands where the threading of the switch isn’t able to protrude through the body enough. Switchcraft toggles come stock with a flat washer and thicker bodied guitars with carved tops or Les Paul guitars with a selector ring require a nut with longer reach. These nuts will attach your switch to the nut through the body with no issues.
  • Fits genuine Switchcraft switches
  • Available in gold or nickel finish
  • Sold individually
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Magnet - Rod, Alnico 5, .187", Vintage Chamfer
Alnico 5 rod magnets with a .187” diameter. These magnets feature a vintage style chamfer and are not magnetized. Great for vintage Strat style pickups and many others.
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Switch - 5-Way lever for Stratocaster
Oak® single wafer 5 way lever switch.Standard U.S. size. Fits 1/16" x 1-1/16" slot. 1-5/8" center to center screw spacing. 1-3/8" cavity depth. The importance of the “right” feel required by guitarists has resulted in a continually designed and developed lever switch, providing a superior product. For over three decades, these lever switches have been tested and refined to meet the needs and desires of guitar players all over the world. Patented “T” slugs secure solder-lug clips to the stator. Mounting screws included.
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Potentiometer - CTS, 500kΩ, Audio, Knurled, .75" Bushing, DPDT
Add a switch to your guitar using the existing holes in your pick guard or body. High quality CTS Push/Pull DPDT switches can be used to add phase switching, coil tapping, series/parallel, etc. to your guitar without having to drill the holes for a mini switch. The shorter body height and side mounted contacts require far less space (1” depth ) making them ideal for thinner bodied guitars with a more shallow body cavity. These Split-shaft pots are compatible with 24- spline, fine knurled knobs and feature a precise audio taper. Hex nuts, flat washer, and lock washer are included with each pot. CTS DPDT pots are available in three types for different applications.
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Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 3 Position
Genuine Carling DPDT 3 Position Mini Toggle, Round Bat, Solder Lugs
  • DPDT ( Double Pole/ Double Throw) switch
  • 0.354" bushing length
  • 0.409” bat length
  • ¼" chassis hole diameter
  • Solder terminals
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Wire Sleeving - Spaghetti, Old-Style, 11 AWG
Sold by the foot
Colors Available:
New!:
11 AWG White fiberglass sleeving is varnished and closely resembles early style spaghetti. 20 AWG available with part number S-M436W. This is a coated fiberglass sleeving made by applying a proprietary blend of acrylic polymers to a closely woven electrical grade fiberglass substrate. This sleeving has excellent electrical, chemical and oil resistance properties, excellent heat stability and flexibility for ease of push-up and recovery. It exhibits excellent resistance to oils, acids and alkalis and solvents.
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Switch Accessory - Mini Toggle Caps
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Rubber caps / switch tips for mini toggle switches in a variety of colors. These are made for standard sized toggle bats.
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Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 2 Position, Solder Lugs, Short Bat
Carling mini-toggle switch, DPDT, 2 position, ¼" mounting hole diameter, 0.354" bushing length.
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Potentiometer - Bourns, Audio, Solid Shaft, Mini
Mini Carbon Element, Solid Shaft. Audio. Bourns Mini Guitar pots. These are drop in replacement components. Features:
  • Carbon element
  • 6mm Solid Shaft
  • 3/8" Bushing Width
  • 3/8" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Power Rating: 0.1 watt
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 150 V
  • Bourns Series Number: PDB181-GT
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Potentiometer - Alpha, Reverse Audio, ⅜" Bushing
Standard fit for most vintage American made tube amps.
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Switch - Switchcraft, Pickup Selector, for Gibson® L-Type
Switchcraft Pickup Selector, Replacement for Gibson L-Type. Similar to Gibson® PSTS-010. As found on 335 hollow body style guitars as well as thinner solid bodies such as the Gibson SG. This version of the L-Type switch is used in the common two pickup wiring for a neck position, middle position with neck and bridge, and a bridge position.
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Machine Screw - 3-48 x 1-1/4”, Phillips, Pan Head
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Original, made in USA, 3-48 x 1-¼” machine screws. These premium screws are perfect for mounting humbucker pickups.
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Potentiometer - Bourns, Linear, Knurled Shaft
Bourns Linear Taper pots. Carbon Element, Split Shaft, Solder Lugs.
  • 24mm Body Diameter
  • ¼ watt
  • 300° rotation
  • ¼" Knurled 18-Spline Split Shaft
  • ⅜" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 250V
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¼" Jack - Switchcraft, Stereo, double open circuit, deep panel
Type 152B. ¼" Female Stereo Input Jack 3-conductor. Thick panel-mount jack with cable clamp. Brass finish.
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Switch - 3-Way lever for Telecaster
Oak 3 way lever switch for Tele® Standard U.S. size. Fits 1/16" x 1-1/16" slot.1-5/8" center to center screw spacing. 1-3/8" cavity depth. The importance of the “right” feel required by guitarists has resulted in a continually designed and developed lever switch, providing a superior product. For over three decades, these lever switches have been tested and refined to meet the needs and desires of guitar players all over the world. Patented “T” slugs secure solder-lug clips to the stator. Mounting screws included.
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Knob - Top Hat, Black with Silver Cap, Gibson Style
Gibson style top hat knob. Fits fine knurled pot shafts.
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Switch - Alpha, Slide, DPDT, Replacement for Fender®
Standard size slide switches, cadmium plated solder connections. 0.3A 125V, DPDT. Good for Fender® bright switch. Can be used as a 'bright' switch on Fenders. Screws not included.
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Potentiometer - Bourns, Audio, Knurled Shaft, Push-Pull, Mini
Bourns Mini Carbon Element, DPDT Push Pull Switch, Single Audio taper Potentiometer. Split Shaft, Solder Lugs.
This Bourns Guitar Potentiometer with Push-Pull Switch allows the guitarist multiple functions utilizing a single control such as split-coil switching for humbucking pickups or stacked single-coil pickups, active electronics activation, and pickup phase switching.
  • 17mm Body Diameter
  • 300° rotation
  • Power Rating: 0.1 watt
  • ¼" Knurled 18-Spline Split Shaft
  • DPDT Push-Pull Switch
  • ⅜" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 150V
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