Best way to keep LPs vertical?

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Phil Tomaskovic, Jun 15, 2002.

  1. Phil Tomaskovic

    Phil Tomaskovic Supporting Actor

    May 8, 1999
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    Can someone recommend what to use as a type of bookend to hold LPs standing vertically with minimal pressure on the first and last LP? Just set up a Salamander Twin 30 and put my LPs on the bottom shelves. They don't quite fill it completely and they are not standing upright. I figure this can lead to stress on the ones on the ends with more weight leaning against them.
  2. Peter Apruzzese

    Peter Apruzzese Producer

    Dec 20, 1999
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    Peter Apruzzese
    Depending on how much space you have to fill, you can get some 3/4-inch-thick plywoood cut into 12-inch squares, paint or stain it to match, and use that as fillers and as ends. Just remove one square at a time as you add more LPs to the collection to keep everything vertical without too much pressure and you'll be fine. I used to use the plywood trick all the time with my LPs and LaserDiscs and it works well.

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