Selecting the Proper Music Filing Folder Type

When to choose v-base folders or box-bottom folders

Most of your music (85%) on the average) will fit in the v-base compartments.  The v-base compartments will expand up to 1 1/2" for thicker selections; but if your music is only 1/4" thick, that's all the shelf space it will take.  Also, the v-base compartments use gravity to support the sides of the music (so it won't curl up in there). 


A small selection of 1" and 2" box bottom compartmentscan be nice if you have some selections that are thicker.  The use for the 3" size is pretty rare.


At Wheeling High School, space is extremely valuable. We needed to fit a large music library in a relatively small room. The Music Filing System takes half the space of...

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