amp resale?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by slapcracklepop, Aug 17, 2005.

  1. slapcracklepop


    Jun 28, 2005
    Boston, MA
    I'm thinking of getting a new amp, and I obviously don't want to keep the old one? Whats amp resale like? Specifically the Fender Rumble 15W. Its practically new and theres nothing wrong with it. I just want to see how much I can get for a trade in
  2. ESP-LTD


    Sep 9, 2001

    Go to Musicians Friend and find out what they sell for new.

    Expect a store to give you 1/4 of that and sell it for 1/2 of new price.

    You are probably better off keeping it.
  3. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Little to nothing, ESPECIALLY low wattage practice amps. To an individual you might get about $50 if you're lucky, I doubt a store will even take a trade-in, if you do, probably about $20 or $30.
  4. slapcracklepop


    Jun 28, 2005
    Boston, MA
    Thanks, Ill prob hold on to it then.
  5. cheezewiz


    Mar 27, 2002
    I do retail in a music store one day a week. I'd offer you in the area of $25 for the amp.
  6. if you can get GC to take it they will give you anything else in the store at cost. :) which in your situation if you have the money could turn out very nicely