Collecting tips + products

Collecting tips + products
Ikea mods for vinyl addicts

Online, you can find a bunch of cool Ikea cabinet hacks just for vinyl collectors. Here’ s a few of them:

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Showcase your sleeves with this Expedit hack – ikeahackers.net/2013/08/ferg-frugal-expedit-record-gallery.html

 

 

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Open cabinet with modded legs –
ikeahackers.net/2011/08/vinyl-lovers-storage-unit-and-dj-console.html

 

 

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Record console / cabinet –
ikeahackers.net/2014/09/mid-century-modern-record-console.html

Vinyl related tips
Products

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Milkcrate is a must for any collector who wants to keep their collection up-to-date to avoid buying duplicates. It has a cool scanning feature for barcodes and integrates with the Discogs.com database, so you can quickly and easily add details about your vinyl.

Other features:
– Offline wantlist/collection viewing
– Detailed release info (notes, format, credits, company and etc.)
– Browse/search your entire wantlist/collection
– View record current market value

 

 

 

HIphile record storage

 

Colored Vinyl Records put together a list of 27 practical, dedicated vinyl record storage and shelving solutions for storing your highly prized vinyl collection, covering a large range of price and style, for both US and European markets. You can read about them on the Colored Vinyl Records blog.