I sold a Mesa D-180 and a Mesa M9 and bought 2 Moniques.
Monique by a long shot IMO/IME.
Crest, Crown, Peavey, Carvin, etc..... All good with Monique.
The Monique is by far the best preamp I have ever heard.
Fodera l Fender
Jule Amps Monique l Bergantino