Our items are graded to the following standards as shown below. The sleeve
is graded first and then the disc is graded second.
For example, an item in
EX/EX condition would mean: Sleeve Excellent/Disc Excellent.
We are very experienced and sell many items, problem free. In the main,
most of the items we stock are in Excellent Condition.
Mint – M
Both record and cover are in perfect condition. There will be no surface
marks on the vinyl. Any additional items such as a booklet, insert, lyric sheet
or poster are in perfect mint condition.
Excellent – EX
The record shows light signs of play. The cover, packaging and additional
items may have very slight wear.
Very Good Condition – VG
The record has been played regularly and has some visible surface marks,
but no major deterioration in the quality of sound when played. Normal wear to
cover, insert and additional items may be present. There are no major
Good – G
The record has been played a lot and will have many mild surface
scratches. There will be some noticeable deterioration to the sound quality. The
cover, insert and additional items may have some folding, spine splits or
scuffing to edges.
Fair – F
The record still plays through, but will have lots of scratches and very
noticeable surface noise such as crackling. The cover may damaged, torn or
stained. A record in fair condition is normally regarded as a
CDs and DVDs
All of our CDs and DVDs are checked to ensure that they play
perfectly. Visually, they are graded in the same way as we grade our