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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by oldtimer » Tue May 08, 2018 11:20 am

I have one holographic album .
Its a Star wars music album , in all honesty I only bought it as I'm a star wars addict .
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by RetroBob » Wed May 30, 2018 4:46 pm

So I have a few of the Data Discs collection, Terminator 2 and some Catatonia albums on vinyl and want to look after them. Can anyone recommend some kind of plastic sleeve that I can keep single and double albums in, I mean the whole thing including the cardboard sleeve.
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by djcarlos » Thu May 31, 2018 3:42 am

Yeah there are loads available, different weights, thicknesses, colours etc.

I swear by these https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00 ... UTF8&psc=1 (that's a 50 pack, they do other amounts).

You can fit most double sleeves in them, they are pretty roomy - the only thing I haven't managed is the Witcher 3 triple gatefold, but that does hold six LPs :D
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Post by RetroBob » Thu May 31, 2018 6:00 am

That looks great, thank you!
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by silvergunner » Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:04 pm

Rise from your grave.

Preordered from Zavvi the SNES soundtrack for Turtles in Time. Cannot wait for this to arrive.

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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by maartenkoster » Mon Feb 24, 2020 1:08 pm

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My Japanese Vinyl Anime's such as Space Runaway Ideon the original Mobile Suit Gundam series Metal Armor Dragonar High Speed Galvion and as last the movie bgm from Penquin Memory Mongotari, :wink:
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by oldtimer » Mon Mar 02, 2020 6:26 am

Looks like modern vinyl is going to be in short supply as one of only two factories supplying laquer has been burnt to the ground recently which leaves only one , and i do wonder if they will reinvest in a new plant ?
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by Sega2006 » Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:14 pm

Never noticed this thread before, I've got boxes of the things from hunting at car boots and charity shops but its time for most of them to go, stuff like Maiden, Blue Oyster cult a some of the vintage Rock N Roll will be sticking around (including the banned GnR AoD cover) but otherwise it's probably better in another home where it will be appreciated rather than just locked in boxes.
Can go even older than Vinyl too, I've got Shellac 78s throughout my room and loft but I gave up getting them a long time ago after watching a postie casually snap one in half to put it through my letter box (I acctually super glued it back together and it will play although I wouldnt try it on an expensive player).
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by djcarlos » Tue Mar 03, 2020 4:22 am

Sega2006 wrote:
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:14 pm
Never noticed this thread before, I've got boxes of the things from hunting at car boots and charity shops but its time for most of them to go, stuff like Maiden, Blue Oyster cult a some of the vintage Rock N Roll will be sticking around (including the banned GnR AoD cover) but otherwise it's probably better in another home where it will be appreciated rather than just locked in boxes.
Can go even older than Vinyl too, I've got Shellac 78s throughout my room and loft but I gave up getting them a long time ago after watching a postie casually snap one in half to put it through my letter box (I acctually super glued it back together and it will play although I wouldnt try it on an expensive player).
Let me know before you get rid mate :wink:
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Re: Lets talk about vinyl

Post by Sega2006 » Tue Mar 03, 2020 9:26 am

djcarlos wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 4:22 am
Sega2006 wrote:
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:14 pm
Never noticed this thread before, I've got boxes of the things from hunting at car boots and charity shops but its time for most of them to go, stuff like Maiden, Blue Oyster cult a some of the vintage Rock N Roll will be sticking around (including the banned GnR AoD cover) but otherwise it's probably better in another home where it will be appreciated rather than just locked in boxes.
Can go even older than Vinyl too, I've got Shellac 78s throughout my room and loft but I gave up getting them a long time ago after watching a postie casually snap one in half to put it through my letter box (I acctually super glued it back together and it will play although I wouldnt try it on an expensive player).
Let me know before you get rid mate :wink:
Could take me a while or move at a very slow rate, I've got next to no lifting capability now so moving the cases (proper 60's style leather ones but need new keys) is not an easy task.
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