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Price for Mint Mesa/Boogie 400?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by chaosMK, Jul 18, 2005.


  1. chaosMK

    chaosMK

    May 26, 2005
    Albuquerque, NM
    Hi-fi into an old tube amp
    Hey all,

    I was wondering what you guys think is a fair price for a Mesa 400 head in top condition? I was recently offered one for $850 locally and it is disgustingly awesome, but it seems like they are asking a lot. I would naturally try to haggle it down, but they are being rather firm on the price.

    The last time I tracked prices of monster tube heads ebay SVT-II's were going for a lot less than that ($500-750 range) and Mesa 400's seem to hover around 600-800 range. 400+ seems to go for a little more.

    Advise appreciated!
     
  2. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    You've got it about right. I have seen 400's go for 850, but I've also seen them around 600. If its in really good shape, and comes with a rack, then you're in the ballpark.