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I recently came across a dbx 160XT compressor that had the Output Gain pot sheared off at the PCB. The collet is also missing.  It's a fairly standard 20k linear taper PCB mount. But I can't find it anywhere. 

Can anyone point me in the right direction to find dbx replacement parts? 


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I tried to second source it from other places, but the dimensions for this part, plus the knob and collet were very specific. I found a direct replacement from a company in Burbank, CA called Studio Electronics. They're a little pricey, but exact replacements. 


I had dropped my Strat of at my local music store for a setup. After shooting the breeze, Chris said he had a dbx 160XT in the back room that was trashed. So, I looked at it and said I would see what I could do to fix the broken pot. Turns out the dbx parts cost about what the setup would cost, so we traded.


Win-win for everyone! 

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