On 28/07/03, [log in to unmask] wrote:
> However, I have a number of shellac 78's dating back into the 19th
> century, and they show no signs of deterioration. Are there any
> VERY-long-term issues as far as the lifespan of shellac records is
> concerned, provided they are stored under reasonable care (and aren't
> dropped)? Wouldn't metal also be likely to corrode or be otherwise
Depends on the metal. Gold lasts pretty well.
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