(M) MINT: A brand new product.
(EX) EXCELLENT: Item has been played, with the odd surface mark, but no sound quality deterioration.
(VG) VERY GOOD: Played many times, with noticeable marks & scratches, but no major sound quality deterioration.
(G) GOOD: Played considerably, with noticeable deterioration in sound quality and possibly some distortion.
(F) FAIR: Worn through play, with considerable surface noise and may jump.
(P) POOR: Thoroughly worn and/or damaged. A collection filler only (A rarely used grading