Orange 4 Stroke 300 Bass Amp Head

Orange 4 Stroke 300 Bass Amp Head

Product code: ora4stroke300

The 4 Stroke 300 is Orange's offering to the demanding modern bass player - a powerful, usable, musical head with everything you need, and nothing you don't.

  • Orange 4 Stroke 300 Bass Amp Head

    The 4 Stroke 300 is Orange's offering to the demanding modern bass player – a powerful, usable, musical head with everything you need, and nothing you don't.

    Main Features

    • Class AB Solid State Bass Amplifier Rackmountable Head
    • Active 4-Band Parametric EQ Section
    • Footswitchable Class A Compression
    • Balanced and Line Outputs
    • 2 x Parallel Speakon Speaker Outputs
    • 300 Watts @ 4 ohms
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    Featuring all-analogue circuitry throughout, the 4 Stroke 300 speaks with genuine authority, delivering powerful tones with a natural and rounded emphasis that leaves Class D amps in their wake. The Class AB 4 Stroke 300 stays crystal clean and expressive all the way up, without ever becoming sterile or fatiguing.

    The centrepiece of these amps is the uncompromising tone stack which allows for an unparalleled level of control over the EQ without the fussiness that plagues so many. The active four-band parametric EQ covers an enormous range and opens up limitless possibilities. Whether you need to sculpt your signature sound, bring out the character of your instrument or combat troublesome acoustic environments, the 4 Stroke 300 deals with all comers in an instant. For the finishing touch, Orange's proprietary Class A compression circuit tracks seamlessly, adding further punch and fatness. On the rear, you'll find the usual essentials: two parallel speaker outputs (min. total load 4 Ohms), plus balanced and line level outputs.

    All Analogue Design
    Moving away from Class D technology altogether, the 4 Stroke is 100% analogue throughout. At the point of entry, the 4 Stroke features a new all-discrete Class A input buffer circuit. This contributes to crystal clear note definition and a highly detailed response, accurately reproducing even the most subtle nuances under your fingers. The Class AB output section ensures these amps stay composed and assertive, whatever the venue. This design also means the 4 Stroke 300 can also be used without a speaker load, perfect for direct recording in the studio.

    Active Four-Band Parametric EQ
    Full control over the entire sound spectrum – not just the mids. Featuring four independent frequency controls, each with up to 18dB of cut or boost, the 4 Stroke 300's Q curves have been engineered to achieve the perfect balance between precision and usability. The intuitive layout is typically Orange – 'Do much more, with much less'. With no pre-defined contour or filter switches, the ability to fine tune your sound has never been more comprehensive.

    Parametric bands:

    Bass: 40 – 400Hz
    Low Mid: 80 – 800Hz
    High Mid: 250 – 2.5kHz
    Treble: 550 – 5.5kHz
    (Crossover between bands allows for even more cut/boost when required)

    Footswitchable Class A Compression
    Rather than a common hard limiter, the 4 Stroke's Class A compressor design maintains the transients of the input signal for a dynamic playing response. The carefully developed sidechain has a fattening effect on the core tone at lower compression settings, whilst increasing the amount of compression adds a springy character to the attack, great for heavy thumb work. With just a simple level control (much like many classic studio units), the compression can also be engaged or defeated remotely with the optional FS-1 footswitch.

    Orange 4 Stroke 300 Specifications

    Controls: Input [-6Db Pad] | Treble (550-5500Hz) | High Mid (250-2500Hz) | Low Mid (80-800Hz) | Bass (40-400Hz) | Compression Level | Volume | Footswitch Input | Power
    Rear Panel: Speaker Outputs | Line Out & Balanced Di Output (Post-Eq And Volume)
    Finish: 2U White Steel Chassis
    Speaker Outputs: 2 X Speakon (Parallel). 4 Ohm Minimum Total Load.
    Power: 300W @ 4 Ohms
    Dimensions (W × H × D): 48.2 × 10 × 26.5 cm / 18.97 × 3.93 × 10.43 inches
    Weight: 9.45 Kg / 20.83 lbs

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  • Additional Information

    On demo in store No
    Brand Orange
    Condition New
    Amp Use Bass
    Amp Type Head
    Power 201-300W