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I am thinking about getting another amp to match up with my tele. I don't think I want a tube amp but I won't totally rule it out. It will be used mostly for practicing and jamming with friends so it doesn't need to be real loud. I have a few preferences but I'll keep that to myself so I don't prejudice any of your suggestions. I don't mind going the used route either as long as it's used and not abused.
 

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Why not just get an EP Booster or an EQ pedal?
 
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Any particular budget in mind? Teles seem to sound great through just about anything. I rented a Vox AC4 (12” speaker version) last year and it sounded great with my Tele. They aren’t expensive, either. You could also try a Pro Junior, although they will get loud if you turn them up. And of course, a Tele with a Tweed is a classic combination.
 

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A Tele and a tweed clone Fender amp are a match made in heaven. A 5E3 Deluxe or a 5F4 Super could be absolutely stellar. Go clone!
Who makes a 5E3 and 5F4?
 

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Any particular budget in mind? Teles seem to sound great through just about anything. I rented a Vox AC4 (12” speaker version) last year and it sounded great with my Tele. They aren’t expensive, either. You could also try a Pro Junior, although they will get loud if you turn them up. And of course, a Tele with a Tweed is a classic combination.
Probably around $300.00. There are some good deals at GC. I ski close to the border so it's just a short drive to go over and pick it up in the USA. Here are some examples all in good or great condition.......

Roland 15W - $50.00
Fender Mustang 1 - $60.00
Vox AD15VT - $70.00
Line 6 Spider II 120W - $100.00
Traynor Reverb Mate 40 - $129.00
Vox VT50 - $160.00
Fender Mustang III or Super Champ XD - $200.00
 

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The Fender Mustangs are pretty darn good amps and can get you a decent variety of amp and effects sounds. Great bang for your buck. The Mustang 3 has the added benefit of the LCD allowing you to program your presets right on the amp. It can play softly but goes pretty loud. I had one and it was fun. Then GAS got me and I’ve been through a bunch since.
 

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Also, is that $200 US for the 3? I’ve seen them on Kijiji for $250-300 CAD
Yes, but it is in excellent condition. For good condition $175.00
 
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I'm currently investigating the Roland Blues cube. Its getting some great reviews for its tube modeling technology. I'm looking at the artist which is on the expensive side for a solid state but they do have the stage model which is less expensive and less power. All the models come with a power attenuator that seems to work very well according to the youtube videos I've watched.
Even the blues cube stage is expensive at $799. There is the blues cube hot for $100 less but I don't think that particular model comes with the attenuator.
 

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Proper 'attenuators' make no sense for solid state amps. Same with power scaling. A good MV is all that's necessary. The OD tone will be generated by the preamp, why would anyone want to work a SS output stage to distortion? Marketing hulaballoo, IMO.
 
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Out of that list I'd say the Mustang III by a long shot. You need to be prepared to tweak the hell out of the factory settings though.

Of course a lot of this may depend on the Tele. If you're looking at $60 amps one wonders what kind of Tele you have.
 
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