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Vinyl LP Record Values

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by RVTECH, Dec 11, 2011.

  1. RVTECH

    RVTECH LaPine Well-Known Member

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    Anyone have experience in the 'world' of vinyl LP record values, buying or selling? Along with a previous post about being ruthless when getting rid of stuff I think I can probably sell my LP collection. Any input about where to start will be appreciated. Thanks.
     
  2. Chee-to

    Chee-to Oregon Well-Known Member

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    My son wheels n' deals Vinyl on eBay regularly..
     
  3. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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    I dont know if Happy Trails is still in Corvallis but they deal in vinyl.
     
  4. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    There's 30 + Used and New record Stores in the Valley. Theres also Ranch Records in Bend. Though selling to a dealer your not going to get 1/2 the retail value.

    I collect LPs both Rock and Jazz. and can help you out getting headed in the right direction.

    I have sent you a PM on this.
     
  5. AudibleEnforcer

    AudibleEnforcer Alabama Active Member

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    I dabbled for quite a long time in the vinyl trade. Unless what you have is pretty damn rare, in pretty damn good condition, your best best is to break the up into 20-25 album groups and sell them off that way. Ebay is always a good barometer for the common LP. I just sold my last rare piece of wax, an old Santana TAKRL labeled bootleg. I was only able to find one auction for the same album in the past 5 years and I'm pretty good at the internets. ;)

    If you need help, shoot me a PM and maybe I can help you appraise your collection and determine the best course of action.
     
  6. husker

    husker portland Active Member

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    This guy is on mark and brian sometimes. Seems to know his stuff and answers peoples questions.

    moneymusic.com