2002: CUSTOM SHOP RETRO 50
The Retro 50 was designed as a master volume version of the Pics Only. The Retro 50 was the first Orange amp to feature ‘Custom Shop’ on the front panel and this model saw a return to the 1970s hieroglyphs and orange/black horizontal bar cosmetics. The Retro 50 amplifier had a switch option from Class AB 50watts to Class A 30 watts. Powered by 2 x EL34, It included a sustain footswitch for EQ bypass/gain boost. A Limited Edition 2×12” combo version was also made called the Retro 50C.