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What size frame should I get for a vinyl record?

What size frame should I get for a vinyl record?

approximately 12.5” x 12.5”
Vinyl record covers measure approximately 12.5” x 12.5”. The actual size is 12.375”, but that 1.25mm extra gives a little breathing room inside the frame, yet not enough for it to move out of position. If you want an edge-to-edge finish, it’s a 12.5” square photo frame to use for a vinyl record album cover.

Can I frame a vinyl record?

The frame is made up of two plastic pieces, which you can size-up or down to fit the type of album you’re framing: full-sized LPs and 10-inch records will fit best. Once they’re attached, you can nail or screw the mount into your wall (screws and nails are not included), and slide the LP into the frame.

What size is an vinyl album cover?

12.375 in
The LP format remains in use for occasional new releases, though other formats have largely supplanted it. The size of the typical cardboard LP sleeve cover is 12.375 in (31.43 cm) square. Starting in the mid-1990s, the compact disc (CD) was the most common form of physically-distributed music products.

How do you mount an album on a wall?

Use strips of indoor mounting tape to permanently display your records. Cut 2 2 inches (5.1 cm) strips of tape and stick them on the back of a record. Peel off the tape backing and press the record firmly against the wall to attach it permanently. Repeat with the rest of your records until you’ve completed your layout.

How do you display a vinyl album?

How To Display Vinyl Records, According To Vinyl Enthusiasts

  1. Invest In A Turntable Stand With Built-In Storage.
  2. Go For A Vintage Look With A Record Crate.
  3. Turn Your Records Into Wall Art With These Wood Shelves.
  4. Avoid Overcrowding With This Standing Rack.
  5. Flip Through Albums With This Acrylic Record Stand.

How do I display my vinyl?

How long does it take to ship an LP album Frame?

This frame is the perfect size to display those old LP album covers you collected years ago. The pre-attached hanger allows the frame to hang flush against the wall. Most products may be shipped via standard ground (delivered in 3-5 business days) or Expedited (1 business day).

How do you preserve a vinyl album when framing?

If you are preserving the albums as a collector, please do this to preserve the back side of the album to prevent the metal stud on the interior of the frame from creating a mark on your albums once framed. Cut small bits of electrical tape to cover over the metal studs in the backing board.

How can I cover the back side of a framed album?

Cut small bits of electrical tape to cover over the metal studs in the backing board. This provides a cushion so the bracket studs do not put indentions/holes in the back side of your framed album. I am EXTREMELY HAPPY with the outcome.

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