How Many Titles Can I Fit In a Music Filing Unit

First, determine the amount of lineal filing inches available.  For instance, a 36" wide x 7 level high system (MFS368812) has a capacity of 252 inches (36 X 7).

Next divide those inches by the average thickness of each selection.  At an average thickness of 1 inch, you could fit 250 titles in the system unit.  At an average thickness of 1/2", 500 titles would fit.  Most bands will have an average thickness between 1/2" to 3/4".  So your number will probably come in between 350 and 400 titles per unit.


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