Other tools ? Color Guides, Perforation Gauge, Glassine Envelopes
As mentioned elsewhere in this document, perforations differ in size and type. With the help of a perforation gauge you can separate stamps on a sheet and identify the stamps according to the different categories. Perforation gauge comes very handy when you have apparently identical stamps but with different perforation.
Glassine envelopes are transparent envelopes that come in various sizes and thickness. You can make use of these glassine envelopes for storing your stamp collections safely before you mount them permanently in an album.
you could mount all your stamp collections in an album, you need to
sort them out based on their categories such countries, themes or events.
You can make use of glassine envelopes for temporarily storing the sorted
stamps before the actual mounting. Glassine envelopes can also be used
as mail covers if you want to mail few of your collections to your friends
tools Color Guides Perforation Gauge Glassine Envelopes | Other
tools in Stamp collection Stamp Catalogues Watermark Detector |
tools in Stamp collection Stamp Tongs Magnifier | Other
tools Stamp Removing Fluids Hinges Periodicals | Terminologies
Coil Stamps and Booklet Pane |