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The new Epi Standard 50s LPs have long tenons, as do the 1959 and the 1960 Tribute Plus.Yah, pretty much a regular Epi LP. Veneer tops on these, despite what's said in the vid.
Long tenon neck, that's unusual and cool.
I think Epi's only other long tenon in modern times was the Amos Vee.
I suspect Joe may have insisted, in both cases.
Kinda wish they'd given it a nice fat neck, rather than a smallish one.
Of course, more buyers prefer a thinner profile.
I agree Epi has really upped their game in recent years, though.
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