Orange Custom Shop 50 Head + Free Cable

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Product Ref: 66426

  • Single Channel Amp Head Offering a Classic British Tone
  • Meticulously Hand Wired with Premium Grade Components
  • 50W Class A/B & 30W Class A Modes for a Unique Feel & Response
  • HF Drive Control Allows for Fine Tuning of the Upper Harmonics
  • Features Classic Orange Hieroglyphs & Signature Picture Frame

Orange Custom Shop 50 Head + Free Cable


The Orange Custom Shop 50 Guitar Amp Head offers the finest in hand-wired, point-to-point workmanship and is an individual masterpiece, built to perfection. Using the highest-grade materials and components, the Custom Shop 50 is equipped with two ECC83/12AX7, and two EL34 valves delivering a full range of powerful sounds, all with that hallmark Orange tone. The Custom Shop 50 can switch between 50 watts class A/B and 30 watts class A, giving you more freedom and versatility for a truly unique sound. Control options feature a basic layout, along with classic Orange hieroglyphic icons for each setting. This compact amp head also includes HF Drive control which allows for fine tuning of the upper harmonics. With all these great features, this unit is housed in a sturdy plywood construction, along with stylish Orange appointments.

Product Ref: 66426

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Buy on finance from £49.02 per month Finance from £49.02 per month  

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  • £62.08
  • £2,234.88
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To make it as easy as possible for you to get the gear you want, we offer a range of instant finance options. If you spend £250 or more online, you can choose to pay over 48, 36 or 24 months. The majority of decisions are given instantly, so you could get your new gear sooner than you thought!

Representative Example

To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:

Finance APR Deposit to Pay Payments Total Payable
Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9% 15.9% No Deposit 36 months: £8.65
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9% 18.9% No Deposit 24 months: £12.41
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee

How to Apply

Applying for finance couldn't be easier - if your order totals £250 or more, simply proceed through the checkout as normal, then select Pay by Finance on the payment page, then click the orange APPLY FOR INSTANT FINANCE button. This will start your application with V12 Retail Finance, our finance partner, and completing this form should take approximately 10 minutes.

You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.

Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website and is not available in store or via phone currently.

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Switchable Output Options

This portable combo amp offers a versatile choice of three outputs including 50 watts class A/B and 30 watts class A, allowing you to tailor the amp to the situation. This is ideal for times where extra power is needed, or scaled down for smaller performances. The 30 Watt mode provides you with a classic jangle, chime and clarity that many guitarists look for. At the flick of a switch, you can easily access the 50 Watt mode, which delivers an iconic British rock tone. Controlling both modes is easy, with the range of highly responsive EQ controls including Gain, Bass, Middle, Treble, HF Drive and Master Volume.

HF Drive Control

In addition to the standard control options, the Orange Custom Shop 50 also features HF Drive control. This unique setting allows you to fine tune the upper harmonics, giving you a distinctive tone. When turning the dial to the 3 o’clock position, it adds negative feedback at the output stage for a rich, thick overdrive which sails through any mix.

Classic Orange Styling

The Custom Shop 50 Guitar Amp Head is finished in Orange's legendary appearance dating back to 1968, including basket weave vinyl, signature picture frame edging, signature 'picture frame' edging and iconic hieroglyphs on the control panel. Made from solid 18mm plywood, this retro-looking amp head is solid, rugged and durable. Reinforced corners also add to the sturdy construction, and ensure that the internal components are protected. The additional built in carry handle means this compact amp head can be easily transported between performances.

A Brief History

Founded in 1968, Orange has been a pioneering force in the guitar amplification industry and is popular across the world. Even today, Orange still continue to maintain their high prestige and push back the boundaries of conventional valve amplifier design. Their superb craftsmanship and quality control has allowed Orange amps to stand the test of time, giving their owners as much pleasure now, as the day they were bought. Their quality ensures a premium product and a guarantee that the customer is investing in a worthwhile product. Each Orange amplifier is put through many rigorous test procedures before leaving the factory, which maintains the level of excellence.

Free Orange 20ft Instrument Cable

Constructed from ultra-high-conductivity copper and boasting gold-plated Neutrik connectors, this 20ft Orange instrument cable is more than just a distinctive orange.


  • Single channel amp head offering a classic British tone
  • Meticulously hand wired with premium grade components and heavy gauge copper wire for a prestigious product
  • 50W Class A/B and 30W class A modes for a unique feel and response
  • Highly responsive EQ section including Gain, Bass, Middle, Treble, HF Drive and Master Volume
  • HF Drive control allows for fine tuning of the upper harmonics
  • Footswitchable EQ lift provides an awe-inspiring canvas for lead work, adding fullness and singing sustain
  • Lightweight with carry handle for portable use
  • Reinforced corners for added protection during transit
  • 18mm Birch Plywood Construction for Optimum Durability
  • Signature Skid Feet Help Fix the head to the Stage or Cabinet
  • Classic Orange hieroglyphs, and signature picture frame


  • Front Panel Controls:Gain, Bass, Middle, Treble, HF Drive, Master Volume
  • Rear Panel Controls: 50W Class A/B 30W Class A Switch
  • Valves: 2 X ECC83/12AX7 | 2 X EL34
  • Speaker Output Options:1×16Ω, 1×8Ω OR 2×16Ω
  • Dimensions: 55×27X24CM (21.65×10.63×9.45IN)
  • Weight: 18.55KG (40.9LB)