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 Welcome to face records eBay Store. We have been doing store and world wide mailorder since 1994@Tokyo,Japan.dealing in all kind of music. also,have been supplying various collectors and dj's worldwide.

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General Interest

All gradings are visual and very strict.

Record grading:

S (Sealed)  Record is still sealed and has never been played.

M- (Mint minus)  Like new. The record does not have any visible light scratches or cracks.

E+ (Excellent Plus)  The record has hardly visible small scratches etc. The label may have some * In effect E+ means almost faultless. We think you can find records graded E+ quite satisfactory, unless you are a collector who is determined to own a brand new record.

EX (Excellent)  There are some light scratches and cracks on the record (which can be felt by touch). Sometimes these slight defects may influence sound. *Although some noise is audible in quieter sections of the record, such as fade-outs, and it is especially conspicuous between tracks, it does not have a profound influence on the whole record. The label may have discolorations or ring wear.

EX- (Excellent Minus)  It is worse than the above, but there are no needle jumps. There is some noise. The label may have discolorations or ring wear.

VG+ (Very Good Plus) It is worse than the above. But,No Needle jumping. There is some noise. The label has discolorations or ring wear.

VG (Very Good ) It is worse than the above.

Cover grading:

S (Sealed)  Record is still sealed and has never been played.

M-(Mint minus)  Like new.The Cover does not have any lines, folds, scratches, cracks, spots, or other similar folds.

E+ (Excellent Plus)  The Cover has small lines/folds/scratches/cracks/spots/ring wear, or other similar faults.

E (Excellent) The Cover may have light lines, folds, scratches, cracks, spots, some writing, some tape or sticker (or traces of such) and ring wear. It may be slightly dirty.

E- (Excellent minus)  It is worse than the above, The Cover may have light lines, folds, scratches, cracks, spots, some writing, some tape or sticker (or traces of such) and ring wear. The Cover may be dirty.

VG+ (Very Good Plus) It is worse than the above,The Cover has striking folds, scratches, cracks, spots, ring wear, some writing, scotch tape, or stickers.

VG (Very Good) It is worse than the above.


Other Abbreviations :

W (Writing)

ST (STickers, tape)

WD  (Water Damage)

C  (Corner cut)

P  (Punch hole)

D  (Drill hole)

SP  (CoverSplit)

DJ  (promotion copy)

SF  (Same Flip)


NOTICE:

All gradings are visual and very strict. A description of the record's condition can be found on Cover/Record.
In case of 2 record sets it can be found on Sleeve/Records/Records. Our records are basically an original pressed. An abbreviation of the country of origin is listed next to/below the label. Almost all records are US originals unless specified otherwise. Reissues are noted in the comment column. Warps, heat damage, or chemical changes due to polyurethane sleeves and vinyl chloride records, and manufacturing defects, etc... are separately described in the comment column. We will be happy to give you more information for any special record if you have further questions.