So what's the prefered inner sleave for commercially produced LPs?
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From: "David Lennick" <[log in to unmask]>
> If the discs are unique and not easily replaced, the first thing I'd do is
> get rid of the plastic-lined sleeves, unless you know they're of the
> highest quality....I've had too many of them fail even without climate
> disasters. When I had a flooded basement in 1983, some lined sleeves were
> fine and others weren't. Many of the lined sleeves we were using at a
> radio station in the mid 60s now consist of a paper sleeve with a sheet of
> plastic inside, no longer glued to the paper.
> Plastic-lined sleeves are of no use if the disc itself begins turning oily
> even under normal storage conditions. I rarely use them anymore.