Combo Amp Under $600

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by oldrocker, Dec 4, 2005.

  1. I'm happy with my main rig, but I'm looking for a more portable solution for rehearsals and possibly for smaller gigs.

    I think I need about 200 Watts into a 2X10 or maybe a 1X12.

    I play mostly passive fender basses, classic rock and blues, no pic no slap. I don't play a 5 string, so it doesn't have to handle the low B, but we sometimes tune down a half step or do drop D tuning.

    And, I can't go more than $600.

    Any suggestions?

    Thanks Guys.
  2. Peavey TNT or that Pignose combo if you need a tubey sound.
  3. BillytheBassist


    Aug 18, 2005
    TNT's kick as$
  4. Greg Clinkingbeard

    Greg Clinkingbeard Commercial User

    Apr 4, 2005
    Kansas City area
    Black Dog Bass Works
    Ampeg B100R kicks butt for only 100 watts. It is the perfect combo for that old school tone. I sounds best with a passive Fender and flatwounds.