Looking for great sounding valves for Orange Rocker 30? You’ve come to the right place.
The Orange Rocker 30 uses 2 x ECC83 (also known as 12AX7) preamp valves, 1 x Balanced ECC83 for the phase inverter in position V3 and 2 x Matched EL34 power valves/power tubes.
Both the combo and head versions use the same valves.
Unlike many amps, you do not need to bias your amplifier when you replace your valves.
We always recommend JJ valves for Orange Rocker 30 amplifier. This is because the tone and power are awesome – and they don’t cost a fortune.
You can order these valves singly, as matched pairs or a complete kit of
replacement valves for Orange Rocker 30 amplifier.
However, we always recommend that you change all your valves at the same time.
So bring back the power, tone and drive to your guitar amplifier. Treat yourself to a new set of valves.
If you have any questions about replacing the valves for Orange Rocker 30 amplifier please get in touch. One of our friendly team will be delighted to help.
Have a look in our FAQ section first though as it includes the answers to most of the popular questions we receive.
This Orange Rocker is an all-valve, 30 watt, Class A combo amp. Alternatively, you can buy just the head. The combo incorporates the Orange Rocker 30 head in a high-quality cabinet constructed using 13 ply high-density 18mm birch plywood. It is loaded with a heavy-duty 12″ Celestion Vintage 30 loudspeaker.
The Orange Rocker 30 amplifier head is powered by a pair of EL34 power valves running in Class A. Valves running in Class A circuitry, though less efficient and generating more heat than Class AB, avoid crossover notch distortion.
Very hi-fi, but it’s a more natural sound.
The Orange Rocker 30 head outputs 30 watts of power. That’s enough for gigging and enough to get the valves cooking without being deafened. The single-stage preamp provides loads of nice clean headroom.
The Natural channel is natural, no eq, no gain, only a Volume pot. The Dirty channel with Volume, Gain, Hi, Mid, and Low EQ. So it has phenomenal tonal range whether pushed into overdrive or turned down.
Matched with the closed-back Orange PPC112 cabinet, the Orange Rocker 30 pumps out the bass with absolute clarity.
So, if you are looking for great sounding valves for your Orange amplifier, you’ve certainly come to the right place.