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Scott Ian is best knows as the rythym guitar player from the heavy band Anthrax. You've also seen him on a variety of television shows such as Damnocracy. Scott is known for his long colored goatee and wild stage energy - checkout some Anthrax concerts.

Let's look at what gear and equipment has been seen in Scott Ian's Guitar Rig.

Scott Ian playing guitar with Anthrax

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Guitars

- signature model Jackson Scott Ian T-1000 guitars (Duncan JB pickups)

Jackson Scott Ian Signature T1000 Soloist 2H

- December 2009 Scott posted on his facebook that Jackson has made him a new custom shop signature prototype guitar

- Washburn SI75TI,  SI60 & SI61, S181 custom guitars

- Dimebag Darrell tribute Deans and Washburns

DISCONTINUED - Dean Dimebag Dimebonics ML Electric Guitar Graphic

- variety of Jackson Guitars

- Jackson JJ-1 Signature Models

- Jackson Custom Made 5 String (tuned C, F, A#, D#, G)

- ESP Guitars during the mid 80's

In an interview (guitar.com) Scott mentioned he is a fan of Brian Setzer and Malcolm Young, and he bought some guitars to try to learn their style:
- Gretsch Setzer model

- Fender Stratocaster

- Gretsch Malcolm Young signature model

- Gibson Acoustic

- Gibson '81 Flying V

Gibson Flying V Electric Guitar Antique Natural

- Jackson '81 Randy Rhoads

Jackson USA RR1 Randy Rhoads Select Series Electric Guitar

- Jackson Soloist (with Yankees logo. Fretless from 12th fret up.)

Jackson SL1 USA Soloist Electric Guitar

 

Amps and Cabinets

- Randall Scott Ian signature SI 103 Heads

- Randall signature modules - Malcolm (clean), 1987 (rhythm) and The Nuts (lead channel)

- Randall 4x12 signature cabinets w/ Heritage 30 speakers

- EVH 5150 III head

- Randall RM-100

Randall MTS Series RM100MF 100W Tube Guitar Amp Head Black

- Peavey 6505+ heads

- Randall V2 heads (also has used RM100 and Vmax amp heads)

Randall T2 Amp Head

- Bogner Uberschall

Bogner Uberschall Series 120W Tube Guitar Amp Head with EL34s

- Marshall JCM 800

- Randall XL 4x12 Cabs

Randall RV Series RV412 270W 4x12 Guitar Speaker Cabinet Black

- Randall XL Cabs (with 2x12 and 1x15 speakers in each cab)

- Fryette amps

Fryette Pittbull Ultra-Lead G100UL/EQ 120W Tube Guitar Amp Head

 

 

Effects
- DigiTech Whammy Pedal

DigiTech Whammy Pitch-Shifting Guitar Effects Pedal

- DigiTech Signature distortion Black-13

- Rocktron HUSH Super C

Rocktron HUSH Super C Stereo Guitar Noise Reduction System

- DigiTech XMC Chorus pedal  (the CF7 is a newer version of this pedal)

DigiTech CF7 Chorus Factory Guitar Effects Pedal

- DigiTech digital delay stompbox

DigiTech DigiDelay Digital Delay Pedal

- BBE 482i Sonic Maximizer

BBE 482i Sonic Maximizer

- Samson UHF Synth 6 Wireless

- Korg DTR-1 Tuner

- Seymour Duncan El Diablo/Scott Ian custom shop pickups

- Boss TU-2

- MXR EVH Phase 90

- MXR / Custom Audio Electronics Boost/Overdrive MC-402

- MXR Smart Gate M-135 pedal

- MXR/CAE Wah

- Shure UHF-R wireless systems

- MXR Carbon Copy delay

- MXR Micro Chorus

- Voodoo Lab Ground Control Pro

- Tour Supply switcher

- RJM Effects Gizmo

- TC Electronic Booster + Line Driver & Distortion pedal

- TC Electronic Corona Chorus



Strings and Picks

- D'Addario EXL140 electric guitar strings

- DR Tite-Fit Strings Gauges .010-.056

DR Strings Tite-Fit JH-10 Jeff Healey Medium Nickel Plated Electric Guitar Strings

- Dunlop Tortex .88mm Picks

- Mono Straps

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