SOLD - Mesa Boogie Mark IIa HG White Tolex Combo 1979 Serviced and Clean

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An important link in Mesa history - the Mark II, called the Mark IIa after the updated Mark IIb arrived.

This amp is as clean as they come.  It has been serviced as well, getting a filter cap update.  The work was professionally done within the last few months, prior to its arrival here.

I love these amps for their huge clean tone.  They do get the gain as well, but for my taste the clean is just about unbeatable - big, warm and full, as loud as you want it.  If I was gigging regularly I'd use this and a tweed or black panel Fender to get the best of both worlds, with my Ernie Ball volume/panning pedal allowing infinite variability between the Mesa and the Fender.  

The amp is all original save the cap work that was done and the one missing EQ slider.  The power tubes were replaced when the caps were done.  We tested all the tubes and they all passed nicely.

NOTE: This amp will ship in several boxes.  The weight of the transformers can distort the chassis if the amp is dropped in shipping.  The speaker can do damage to the baffle as well.  It is safer to split the speaker, chassis, and cab for shipping.  It will require some work when you get the amp.  If this is not for you, please do not make the purchase.  It isn't complicated, but the chassis is heavy, and if you haven't done this before it could be a bit much.  We can help over the phone, however.  

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Shipments will require signature on delivery, no exceptions.  If there is damage, the buyer must retain all packing materials intact and picture them immediately and send them to  Less than 1% of our shipments are damaged in transit, and we are committed to making sure your item arrives safely, but we are taking these additional measures to make sure you are happy with your purchase.   

  • Case/Cover?: No
  • Color: White Tolex
  • Dimensions: H16-1/4" x W18-3/4" x D10-3/4"
  • Weight: 64 lbs
  • Watts: 60 and 100 Watts
  • Date: 12-14-79
  • Where date is noted: Chassis
  • Speaker 1 Brand/Model: EV 12L
  • Speaker 1 Size: 12"
  • Speaker 1 Code: 929
  • Speaker 1 Cone: Original
  • Power Transformer brand and/or codes: 100 102318  606-924
  • Output Transformer brand and/or codes: T100-152019  606-825
  • Choke Transformer brand and/or codes: 38 15115  606-902
  • Extension Speaker Out? Yes, 4ohm and 8ohm
  • FX Loop?: No
  • Reverb or other effects?: EQ
  • Power tubes: 4 x 6L6GC
  • Power Tube Brand: JJ
  • Preamp Tubes: 4 x 12AX7
  • Preamp Tube Brand: JJ
  • Filter Caps: Original
  • Pedal?: Yes
  • Pots, codes: Original, 137 7833
  • Tolex: Original
  • Grille: Original
  • Knobs: Original
  • Handle: Original
  • Power cord: Original
  • Notes:

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