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Mesa Boogie BAss Buster

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Secondhandloser, Apr 2, 2005.

  1. Secondhandloser


    Mar 28, 2005
    I was looking at buying a used ( but retubed) Mesa Boogie Bass Buster 210 combo amp, and I was just wondering if you guys had any thoughts, regarding how they sound, how much I should pay and such, as I will have little or no oppurtunity to test it out... thanks....
  2. Folmeister

    Folmeister Knowledge is Good - Emile Faber Supporting Member

    May 7, 2003
    Tomball, Texas
    I have the 1X15 combo. The original Mesa tubes were too mid-centric for me and I retubed using JJs from Eurotubes. It sounds MUCH better. I like mine much better with a 2X10 as well as the 1X15 and at medium volumes. YMMV. I paid $650 for mine and its in good shape. I have too many tube amps now and am thinking of moving it to make room for an Aggie AG 500 SC.
  3. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    I'm glad to hear this...I've just ordered a set of matched/balanced JJ 12AX7S's from Bob for my 400+. Next will be the forest of 6L6's from him.