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Potentiometers

What is a Potentiometer? A Potentiometer (‘Pot’ or ‘Pots’) is a variable resistor that enables the user to change and regulate the current flow through a circuit. There are different types of potentiometers, including rotary and slide types.

A rotary potentiometer is controlled by a turning knob. Whereas a slide potentiometer, also known as a fader, uses a sliding mechanism to change the resistance.

Pots are used in a variety of applications, for example to change the volume of the radio.

How to order?

We operate Monday – Thursday 8 am – 5 pm and Fridays 8 am – 4.30 pm, call us on +44 (0)1234 213600 to speak to our Sales Engineers or e-mail us on [email protected] alternatively, leave us a message using our online contact form.

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Potentiometers

What is a Potentiometer? A Potentiometer (‘Pot’ or ‘Pots’) is a variable resistor that enables the user to change and regulate the current flow through a circuit. There are different types of potentiometers, including rotary and slide types.

A rotary potentiometer is controlled by a turning knob. Whereas a slide potentiometer, also known as a fader, uses a sliding mechanism to change the resistance.

Pots are used in a variety of applications, for example to change the volume of the radio.

How to order?

We operate Monday – Thursday 8 am – 5 pm and Fridays 8 am – 4.30 pm, call us on +44 (0)1234 213600 to speak to our Sales Engineers or e-mail us on [email protected] alternatively, leave us a message using our online contact form.

Download our latest brochure and Product Catalogue. Join our mailing list to get the latest news, read our blog posts and see our latest products.