[sdiy] Glass Fiber Potentiometer Element
gatkins at blueyonder.co.uk
Tue Oct 26 13:12:20 CEST 2010
Or the casing..
On 26 Oct 2010, at 12:06, Tom Wiltshire wrote:
> Might they be talking about the shaft rather than the element?
> I can see that GRP might be a sensible material for a potentiometer
> On 26 Oct 2010, at 11:54, Graham Atkins wrote:
>> No, carbon, ceramic (cermet) or plastic but I'm not aware of glass
>> Maybe a problem with the "chinglish" language.
>> On 26 Oct 2010, at 11:14, Tom Bugs wrote:
>>> Has anyone heard of using Glass Fiber elements in Pots?
>>> I've been chatting with SongHuei where I get my pots and looking
>>> at some 'Master Series' sliders.
>>> Initially the online specs stated that the elements would be
>>> Conductive Plastic with life cycle of c.300,000, but now by email
>>> they've said they'd be Glass Fiber.
>>> Google didn't come up with any further info on such elements, so I
>>> thought I'd ask at the fountain of knowledge!
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