What is is the vinyl record made of?

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Usually vinyl, some recycled vinyl does appear in some cheaper records, but sometimes virgin vinyl is available.

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How a Vinyl Record is made

What was the original vinyl record made of?

The original vinyl record was made of vinyl. The original phonographic recording was made by Thomas A. Edison on a wax cylinder.

When was the last vinyl record made?

vinyl records are still made to this day.

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Is an LP record the same as a vinyl record?

Vinyl is the technology (plastic) from which a late 20th century record was made. The "LP" stands for "Long Playing". Records (made of Vinyl) came out as "singles", "SP" and "LP" formats, depending on their diameter and the speed at which they had to be revolved to play the music correctly.

Do phonographs still exist?

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Yes. Older records especially can be quite brittle. Record vinyl became more flexible in the 70s, but any vinyl record will break if stressed.

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You you can still buy Sealed New Vinyl Records from a specialist Vinyl Record retailer like 1NOTE in the UK (see link below).

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