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Pat O'Brien is the guitarist for the death metal band Cannibal Corpse.

Let's take a peak at the gear and equipment that has been seen in Pat's guitar rig.

 

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Guitars

- B.C Rich custom Flying V guitars with EMG pickups

B.C. Rich JRV Icon Electric Guitar

- Ran guitars (Pat O'Brien signature model w/ EMG 81)

The signature Ran guitar


- Jackson guitars

- EMG 81 pickups (big part of the sound)

EMG EMG-81 Humbucking Active Guitar Pickup





Amps and Cabinets

- Mesa Boogie Triple Rectifier head (two channel) and Mesa 4 4x12 Cabinets (part of the usual rig). One of the cabinets has 300-watt Black Label Society Electro-Voice speakers

Mesa Boogie Triple Rectifier 150W Tube Guitar Amp Head

Mesa Boogie Rectifier 240W 4x12 Standard Guitar Speaker Cabinet Black Straight

- Marshall 4x12 straight Cabinets

Marshall 1960A or 1960B 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet

- Engle Powerball amp (has been used in recording)

Engl Powerball II 100W Tube Guitar Amp Head

- Crate amplifiers (Blue Voodoo heads)

- Mesa Boogie Mark V (head)

Mesa Boogie Mark V Tube Guitar Amp



Effects and More
- Boss Metal Zone (with Robert Keeley mod)

- Ibanez Tube Screamer (some recordings)

Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer Effects Pedal

- ISP Decimator pedal

- Boss Octaver pedal

- Dunlop original Crybaby wah pedal

- Dunlop Dimebag Crybaby from hell wah (eyewitness report)

Dunlop Dimebag Cry Baby From Hell Wah Effects Pedal

- Dunlop picks and possibly DR or D'Addario guitar strings

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