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Thunder brass knobs - spec

Post by Dan63uk on Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:42 am

My old Thunder has cheap replacement knobs that look smaller than those I've seen in original adverts.

Can anyone help me with the external diameter and height of the original brass Vol/Tone knobs?

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Re: Thunder brass knobs - spec

Post by Clive Shakedown on Thu Jul 31, 2014 4:55 pm

Hi Dan.
The external diameter is 22mm and the height is 14mm. Knurled brass.

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Re: Thunder brass knobs - spec

Post by Barry on Thu Jul 31, 2014 5:30 pm

Thanks Clive.

If you have trouble finding original replacements (likely) you can have a look at these reproductions: LINK
They're not exact but, OK for most folks.

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Re: Thunder brass knobs - spec

Post by Westbone on Fri Aug 01, 2014 2:55 am

With a 3mm rebate. If your considering making some.




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Re: Thunder brass knobs - spec

Post by Sgt. Vimes on Fri Aug 01, 2014 11:40 am

These are other options with the same, or at lease nearly identical dimensions:

GRETSCH KNOB

BRIMAL ALUMINIUM

also there are these, though I'm not sure of the exact dimensions, pretty close I'd assume.

#8001B Fender

I've used the first 2 happily.

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Post by Westbone on Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:09 pm

I might get a load of originals made up.

Depends how many folks want them.

ANY ORDERS...?

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Post by Sgt. Vimes on Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:10 pm

yup, depending on price obviously Wink

as it stands I want 4, but who knows what the future holds?

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Re: Thunder brass knobs - spec

Post by Westbone on Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:12 pm

The more folks want the cheaper they get.

Setting up for 1/2 a dozen just isn't worth it.

They would have to be concrete orders no "well, maybe, don't need them now" crap...Laughing

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