The CTS pot is identified by the first three numbers of Guitars made until can therefore have potentiometers with the datacode of Centralab 6th week of The second one? The remaining 3 or 4 digits are the date code. What I'm saying is that pot and capacitory date codes are not a reliable indicator of guitar build dates. The EIA can be contacted via mail: Return to the Main Index.
This just gives you a ball-park age for the Muff.
Pot date codes??? Help!
On 3 digit date codes, you have to "guess" the decade of the pot or speaker. In either case, the code works the same. Open the new pot this same way and install the old shaft. No part of this work may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any other form, or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, computer networking, or otherwise without prior permission in writing from the copyright holder s. For example is a centralab pot produced in the 20th week of Here are some of the Jensen prefix codes: The taper of a pot describe how the resistance changes with the turning of the pot.