deciding on a best buy garage amp

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by harpspitfire, Jan 17, 2014.

  1. harpspitfire


    Sep 30, 2013
    trying to decide which amp to get, been out of music a LONG time with hearing issue, wanting to maybe jam with friends in garage- narrowed down to
    acoustic B100 ii for $179 new
    ampeg BA 115 100 watt- $175 excellant used
    ampeg B200 200 watt- $200 excellant used
    thx for any tips
  2. BawanaRik

    BawanaRik Supporting Member

    Mar 6, 2012
    New Jersey
    Get the 200.You'll need the power someday.
  3. B-string

    B-string Supporting Member

    The Acoustic is not a bad amp, but the BA115 is a staple for many. Don't know enough about the B200 to help.
  4. anderbass


    Dec 20, 2005
    Phoenix. Az.
    If its the B200R model, many of them had severe rattling-noise issues that were nearly impossible to repair.
  5. bassmachine2112


    Mar 23, 2008
    For a garage it,s got to be a Peavey
  6. and don't forget the trunk monkey! ;)