FAIR (FR3) Grading Qualifications

Three (3) on a scale of perfect ten (10) . . .

• Jacket is reasonably flat; one or more corners maybe bent, rounded or dog-eared; lost most of its gloss to prominent wear; still holds the record, with slight seam splitting.


• Label has lost most of its gloss; prominently worn, ringed, marked or discolored.


• Sleeve is original; prominently worn and split, can no longer contain the record.


• Vinyl has lost much of its luster; is heavily scuffed, somewhat scratched and does not skip.


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