All pots sold by RS Guitarworks use standard pots and hole diameters (3/8"). Connect your pickups to the pre-wired push/pull pots, and you're ready to enjoy all the great tones of an RS upgrade kit, plus single-coil and out-of-phase sounds. Polyester film dielectric with aluminum foil, and superior tin coated pure copper leads. Something went wrong. Happy with your Bridge pickup's tone, but your Neck pickup is too muddy? BYOGuitar offers a wide range of "Build Your Own" Guitar kits. Warmer tones for the Bridge pickup, more clarity for the Neck pickup, this is the perfect solution for guitars that need that little extra. This kit is designed to utilize the best electronic components possible in your guitar. View cart for details. RS Guitarworks pre-wired kits are built to order, by hand, so we can maintain the highest quality. All pots sold by RS Guitarworks use standard pots and hole diameters (3/8"). This kit is designed to utilize the best electronic components possible in your guitar. Polyester film dielectric with aluminum foil, and superior tin coated pure copper leads. (1) 90º 3-way toggle switch - Manufactured by Switchcraft®. If you want to change the switch in your guitar but are a bit uncomfortable with soldering, this is just the part for you. Mil-spec construction and a smoother resistor path make this the best pot to ever be used in the guitar. What's in the kit: (2) 500K RS Short-Shaft SuperPots®- We designed these pots in conjunction with CTS. New for 2018 is the SoZo NextGen™ capacitor. New for 2018 is the RS Modern PRS Upgrade kit, loaded with a SoZo NextGen™ capacitor. What this is: For years, guitar manufacturers have chosen to cut corners on the electronics they have used, even in their top-of-the-line guitars. Mil-spec construction and a smoother resistor path make this the best pot to ever be used in the guitar. What this is: For years, guitar manufacturers have chosen to cut corners on the electronics they have used, even in their top-of-the-line guitars. Who this kit is for: The Modern Upgrade Kits offer a more transparent, dynamic sound for anyone who is tired of not being able to use the controls on your guitar effectively. Please call us for details or questions about installation.What's in the kit: (2) 500K RS Short-Shaft SuperPots®- We designed these pots in conjunction with CTS. (1) Length vintage-black wire. Who this kit is for: The Vintage/Modern Upgrade Kit offers a warmer, woody tone on the Bridge pickup, and a more transparent, dynamic sound on the Neck pickup. This pot gives you the coil tap option that is needed in PRS® style guitars. New for 2018 is the RS Modern Les Paul Upgrade kit, loaded with Sozo NextGen™ capacitors. Explore Guitar Kits! You can finally roll your volume down to 2 or 1 and not lose any clarity, even in the neck position!! (2) 500K CTS Push-Pull Audio taper pot - Made by CTS, these audio taper pots work great for tone controls. (1) Length vintage white wire - Used for grounding and the wiring of the switch in the circuit. Meets our stringent quality-control standards, not only because of its construction, but because of how great it sounds in the tone circuit!! Used for Tone Controls. (1) Length vintage wire - Used for the signal in the circuit. Polyester film dielectric with aluminum foil, and superior tin coated pure copper leads. Read more to see what we're doing to keep us all safe during your visit! Please contact us with any questions or concerns. Clarity, detail, great for clean tones as well as heavy gain and overdrive. Because this kit increases the usability and intuitiveness of the controls onboard your guitar, you will achieve tones that you didn't think were possible. In practice, musicology … Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. This guitar plays and sounds amazing. Used for signal in the circuit. All pots sold by RS Guitarworks use standard pots and hole diameters (3/8"). Big, open tones for your Les Paul Jr.®! Who this kit is for: The Modern Upgrade Kits offer a more transparent, dynamic sound for anyone who is tired of not being able to use the controls on your guitar effectively. This guitar is really special and features a wiring that gives you all the vintage Strat tones and well and Two humbucker tones and two out of phase tone. This is best used for the Neck Tone control. Please Note: ALL 280K SuperPots are SPLIT-SHAFT. Who this kit is for: The Modern 'JP' Upgrade Kit offers more clarity and detail, with push/pull pots for coil-splitting and out-of-phase switching. This kit is for USA guitars not Historic® series guitars. (2) 500K CTS Short-Shaft Audio taper pots. (1) Polyester film .0047µF capacitor for the RS Esquire 'cocked wah' mod. Up for sale is a brand new RS Guitarworks Contour Hot Rod is foam Green over Black nitro finish with lifetime warranty! Used for the volume controls in the kit, these pots have a custom taper that gives you a noticeable difference between each number on your volume control. Used for the volume controls in the kit, these pots have a custom taper that gives you a noticeable difference between each number on your volume control. Meets our stringent quality-control standards, not only because of its construction, but because of how great it sounds in the tone circuit!! Used for the volume controls in the kit, these pots have a custom taper that gives you a noticeable difference between each number on your volume control. Polyester film dielectric with aluminum foil, and superior tin coated pure copper leads. With that in mind, we had CTS improve their stock audio taper pot by using brass shaft construction (brass is much more resilient than the typical aluminum,) and much tighter tolerances. Manufactured to RS specs, these hand-made 100v caps have a rich vintage tone, while still retaining open top-end clarity. This kit is the culmination of thousands of hours of research and development into different guitar electronics and how each of them affects the overall tone of the guitar. (2) 500K CTS Short-Shaft Audio taper pots. (1) CRL 5-Way switch - Made in the USA. Polyester film dielectric with aluminum foil, and superior tin coated pure copper leads. At this time of year, we all need to be thankful for all we have, and to think of those who are not so fortunate. This kit comes with LONG SHAFT pots, which is appropriate for the following guitars: ALL production Les Paul® Standards made since 1977, Les Paul Traditional's, Studio's, Faded's, DC's, etc. Available in left-handed orientation with correct-turning pots. Local music shops & gear makers are open online and ready to ship your dream gear. This increase in clarity will also equate to an increase in note bloom, harmonic complexity, and, in some cases, sustain. This Holiday shop early. It comes wired onto a template; all you have to do is drop the kit into your guitar and wire the pickups, jack, and switch. You can finally roll your volume down to 2 or 1 and not loose any clarity, even in the neck position!! We use cookies to understand how you use our site, give you an awesome experience, and deliver our services.