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How much is this amp worth?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by rmerritt, Jun 2, 2002.


  1. rmerritt

    rmerritt

    Apr 10, 2002
    Charlotte, NC
    I need some advice from anyone knowledgeable of Crown power amplifiers. I have inherited a Crown 300 DCII. It is in like-new condition, having sat in a road cabinet unused for years. Any ideas as to what I should ask for it? Thanks for the help.
     
  2. jazzbo

    jazzbo

    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Moved to AMPS
     
  3. The Crown DC series were and are great amps, no question about it, but were talking about a really old design here. Considering they weigh in at around 45lbs, are something like 4 rack spaces high and only deliver only 300 watts per channel, I wouldn't expect the resale value to be very good. The price of watts has dropped dramatically since the DC series was king and considering that you can but a new power amp (QSC) that delivers comparable power for under $300, I think you'd be very lucky to get a couple of hundred bucks for it.