1956-60 PRE-WIRED Les Paul Wiring Harness Kit Long Shaft CTS Pots Bumblebee Caps


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Premium Vintage Les Paul Pre-Wired Upgrade Kit – Long Shaft Pots

This is a top quality vintage 1959 era Gibson Les Paul pre-wired kit featuring True 500k matched CTS pots, Switchcraft 3-way toggle switch & jack, correct 20 gauge bus wire, 1956-60 correct LUXE repro “bumblebee” capacitors, and vintage 50’s authentic braided shield wire.

This is great for a new guitar build or upgrading your existing muddy electronics to vintage 50’s specifications. You will hear the difference!

This Kit Includes:

(4) CTS 500k Long Shaft Pots: These are the highest quality, split-short shaft, audio taper potentiometers from CTS. They are matched to within 1% tolerance of each other and are tested and guaranteed to be at least 500k. Solid brass shaft and bushing for durability. 3/8-32 US thread, 3/4″ bushing height, split-knurled shaft, and 3/8″ shaft length, vintage audio taper, and real Bakelite base plate.

(2) Luxe .022 Repro Capacitors: These are handmade to authentic 1956-60 Les Paul specification. The best paper-in-oil tone cap available for authentic 50’s Gibson tone and appearance!

(4′) Vintage-Spec Braided Shield Wire: This is genuine 22 gauge braided shield wire. Made by the same company that made it for Gibson in the 50’s.

(1) Switchcraft Jack: Switchcraft is widely known as the finest input/output 1/4″ jack available.

(1) Switchcraft 3-Way Toggle Switch: Standard “long straight” toggle switch. Switchcraft “L-type” angled toggle can be substituted upon request. Fits Gibson USA guitars (not Epiphones)

(1′) 20 Gauge Buss Wire: Hard to obtain genuine silver-plated 20 gauge solid copper buss wire for grounding the pots like the originals.

This a pre-wired kit. The pots, caps, and 3-way toggle is pro-soldered for you (50’s style) using only the highest quality 2.5% silver solder. Just solder your pickups, output jack, and a few other ground wires and your done! Vintage wiring diagram included. 

Condition: These are brand new, fresh from the factory parts. We are authorized dealers for everything we stock.

Terms: International bidders are welcome, please use the shipping calculator for a shipping quote. Item will be professionally packed and shipped promptly once payment is received and funds are cleared. Please check my feedback and bid with confidence. Thanks for looking!

Additional information

Weight .50 lbs