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Used SWR Workingman's 15 - Should I go for it?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by StartingLineBass, Jul 1, 2003.

  1. StartingLineBass


    Jul 24, 2002
    Well I was at a local music store and they had a used SWR workingman's 15 there for $350.00. I didn't get to play it becuase I was pressed for time.

    But the following day I went up to Guitar Center and tried a new one....well I fell in love!
    The used model seemed to be fine...just a little dusty.

    But one thing I noticed was this model had a "head" like it was a cab and head in one casing, the new one at GC didn't have this. So what was up with this??

    So should I give this used model a chance?
  2. Mcrelly


    Jun 16, 2003
    Minnesota, USA
  3. StartingLineBass


    Jul 24, 2002
    So what are the differences between the two?
  4. dont worry dude, $350 is good for a used one. I mean, they want $700 for a new one. Go for it silly!:D
  5. Mcrelly


    Jun 16, 2003
    Minnesota, USA
  6. arose11


    Sep 30, 2002
    Kalamazoo, MI
    wow dude i got my used one for the same price on ebay, good deal! go for it, good price and won't have that ebay hassle.:spit:
  7. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    It's a good deal, but haggle 'em down to $300.
  8. StartingLineBass


    Jul 24, 2002
    I'll go for it cause this it was either this or a 60 watt peavey. I've read the reviews and the majority of the reviews have been positive..

    I'm going to trade in a old guitar and possibly an old bass and maybe I'll get it down to 275 or at least 290 so I don't know yet.

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