There was not a great
deal to choose from in bass amps in 1981. The B-115 combo had
been discontinued, leaving only the Bass Master stack with the SC2000
or SC3000 head.
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& SC3000 solid-state heads rose slightly in price from 1980, to
$289.99 and $369.00, respectively. These amps produced 125W and 300W,
and had basic controls - volume, sustain, high and low inputs and a 7-band equalizer.
The Bass Master amp used
the SC2000 amp in a single-stack configuration, and the SC3000 in a
double-stack configuration. The BM115, with an SC2000
head and a 15" MagnaLab loaded cabinet sold for $439.00. It
was also available as the BM115-JBL, which had a 15" JBL
speaker, and sold for $539.00.
(shown) used the SC3000 head with a pair of MagnaLab B-115M speaker
systems with 15" speakers. It sold for $667.00. It,
too, could be had loaded with JBL speakers; the SMB215-JBL
stack sold for $857.00.