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Sunn 1200s vs Fender Bassman 1200

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by mykailmason13, Feb 3, 2013.


  1. I have opportunity to either get a Sunn 1200s head ($500) or a Fender Bassman 1200 ($425). I was wondering which would be better, or are they exactly the same amp?
     
  2. jastacey

    jastacey Supporting Member

    Feb 8, 2009
    Houston,Tx
    They main differences are the colors of the circuit board ( Sunn has the red one and the Fender has the green on ) and the early Sunn's had issues of overheating, there was a factory fix, but the Bassman 1200 has those fixes incorporated in there design .... I had the Bassman Pro 1200 and enjoyed it .... but, I moved on to other amps ..... so my answer is get the Bassman 1200 Pro, it has all the updates
     
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