Strange offer??!!!

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by StoutXXX, Feb 5, 2004.

  1. I got an offer to trade my 90's DC-5 mesa all tube guitar head(which rules) for a Johnson250 millenium digital guitar head with more options than could drool at for hours flat out.... do i do it? I love the simplicity and sound of the mesa but is it worth it in the long run for a non gigging guitarist to swap?
  2. Pete


    Jan 3, 2004
    Seattle, WA
    No, the johnson will be worth nothing in a few short years and the mesa will still have value. Plus Johnson's sound like turds.
  3. Tim Cole

    Tim Cole

    Jun 12, 2002
    Findlay, Ohio
    NO WAY

    Mesa= quality



    Digital Modeling=CRAP
  4. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    What Tim said.

    Doesn't matter how many options there are if all the options are crap.
  5. HAHA OK OK I feel bad for even thinking it. I love tubes for guitarr and I guess I will NOT trade.
  6. I heard Johnson makes horrible products,no matter how many knobs it has on it :D
  7. Passinwind

    Passinwind I Know Nothing Supporting Member Commercial User

    Dec 3, 2003
    Columbia River Gorge, WA.
    Owner/Designer &Toaster Tech Passinwind Electronics
    I have a few different modeler thingies, and they're actually kinda fun. One of them works much better for bass than guitar, surprisingly. They all work a lot better if you run 'em through a few tube stages, which is a big clue. If you're really intrigued, trade with the guy for a week. That should be long enough for you to see the error of your ways. :cool: