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Insuring Your Records

By on April 19, 2014 in Record Tips

Insuring Your Records You have spent the last twenty years acquiring this absolutely perfect collection of vinyl. And then, one night when you are away, you are paid a visit by some unwelcomed guests. You return to a empty house. Your prized possessions gone. But the fact that you had your collection insured separately is […]

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Grading Records

By on April 19, 2014 in Record Tips

Grading Records The following is the grading system first developed by Goldmine Records. Virtually all methods currently in use for the grading of records, is based in some way, shape, or form, on this system. Rather than offer some variation of the original system first developed by Goldmine, the Record Collector’s Guild will display the […]

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Finding Records

By on April 19, 2014 in Record Tips

Locating those long sought after records, can be time consuming. But, at the same time, can be fun and rewarding. Who hasn’t dream’t of one day, entering a thift shop, walking up to a bin of records, and there before your very eyes, lies a stack of records that you have been wanting for years. […]

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Record Care and Maintenence

By on April 19, 2014 in Record Tips

 Record Care and Maintenance Recorded materials are delicate, and susceptible to damage and wear. Therefore a few techniques should be employed when it comes to handling, cleaning and storage of your valued recordings.   Handling Avoid touching the playing or grooved surface of any disc. You should handle the disc by the other edge and the […]

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Estimating the Value of Your Records

By on April 19, 2014 in Record Tips

 Estimating the value of your records There are various methods in which you can estimate the value of your vinyl recordings. Some are simple, others require a certain amount of leg-work. Whether you are buying, selling, or just curious about the value of your collection, it’s important that you take the time, and do your […]

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