Sorry – we thought that was clever. And while it wasn’t really, this potentiometer definitely is! We’ve seen these in miniature synthesizers. They’re bigger than a trim-pot, but smaller than a chunky potentiometer. Best of all no knob required! These have a knurled plastic grip with a white stripe marking. Use it as-is, for a low cost adjustment
Comes as a standard 10K ohm linear potentiometer with 0.1″ spacing it works great for breadboarding and prototyping. It has a nice feel, tweaking it is quite satisfying
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