Any other guitars with a vintage 50’s neck?

wyldelife

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I’ve got a Les Paul Special from 2020 and I love the neck.
I’ve read that it’s a “vintage 50’s” neck shaped.
Are there any other Gibson guitars that have a similar neck?
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The other Original Collection 50s guitars should have a very similar neck shape.
 

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Three of my four Les Pauls have that thick 1950s neck:

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. . . and so do my two ES-335s . . .

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Gibson still makes some Les Paul Standards and Studios and ES-335s with that good thick 50s neck, too.
 

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I have the same Special. The neck on my '50s Standard is damn near identical in shape and size - the Standard is just a touch fatter, but they feel very, very similar in the hand.
 

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i have one of these. Very comfortable rounded neck!. I wish they made an SG with this neck. It is very close to an R9 neck
from my experience, the sgs with the large pickguard usually have the rounded 50s profile. my 04 standard does

the small pickguards usually have the 60s slim/wide boards
 

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SG Classics typically have a fat '64 Custom Shop sized neck, if you like P-90s.

My definition of '64 Custom Shop is R8 sized just slightly flattened on the back.
 

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from my experience, the sgs with the large pickguard usually have the rounded 50s profile. my 04 standard does

the small pickguards usually have the 60s slim/wide boards
that's my issue. i can't stand the large pg SG's. I hate the bat look of it. i usually remove the pickguard as i like to have more space between the strings and body for my non picking fingers to have a place to sit. Can't do that with those as that's how the pickups are mounted
 

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I wish all my guitars had the 50's neck. After getting my 50's Standard, all my guitars now feel like they have toothpicks for necks. I hate it.
 

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50's standards and Slash LP's are the only two I can think of off the top of my head.
 

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