Showgard Mounts are available in Pre-Cut sizes for convenient mounting of the popular sized stamps. Greater economy and flexibility can be obtained by using strips, which come in three different lengths: 215mm, 240mm, and 264mm. A Philatelic Guillotine will provide a clean and straight cut of strips to exact the fit for your stamps. For your convenience we list mounts in categories by strip size, and here we show the entire list.
Showgard Mount Sets offer useful groups of mounts in a convenient, organized fashion. Many collectors purchase an assortment package to begin mounting their collections, and restock the individual mounts as the assortment package supplies are exhausted. These packages also make an excellent gift for collectors just starting out.
Single precut mounts are the easiest to use because there is no cutting. Available for the most popular sizes of U.S. Stamps, precut mounts offer a uniform size and precision square cut for best display of your stamps. Sizes are labeled as stamp width by stamp height, measured in millimeters. Select between black and clear background.
Some issues of the U.S. stamp program are unique such that the necessary mount size may never be needed again. Rather than purchasing a complete packet only to use one and never use the rest, Showgard packages mounts specific to the unique requirements of some popular souvenir sheet issues in the quantity you need. Stamp collectors also need mounts for popular sizes. Showgard Pre-Cut Mounts eliminate the need for cutting your own.
Showgard 215mm strips can be cut using a mount guillotine to accommodate a significant percentage of the stamps in your collection. Strip Sizes (in mm.) No.22 Thru No.52 meet the requirements for most regular issue and commemorative singles, booklet panes, plate blocks and coil strips. The 'US 1 Set' bargain variety package with 5 strips of 10 sizes offers the best value for beginning your collection.
Showgard 240mm strips can be cut with a mount guillotine to accommodate larger blocks and panes in your collection. Strip Sizes (in mm.) range from 63mm Thru 120mm. Included in the group are popular usages, including SG66 for ATM Booklet Panes, SG68 for Canadian Plate Blocks, SG74 for United Nations Inscription Blocks of 4, SG80 for U.S. Commemorative Blocks, and SG82, SG84, SG89, SG100, adn SG120 for miniature panes
Showgard 264mm strips accommodate additional blocks and panes. Strip Sizes (in mm.) range from SG70 popular for U.S. Jumbo Plate Blocks Thru SG198 for U.S. Legends of Hollywood. Included in the range are SG70, SG91, SG105 for covers, SG107 and SG111 for Plate Number Blocks of 20, SG127 for U.S. Definitive Sheets of 20, SG137, SG158, SG175 for the U.S. Pan Am Reissues, SG188 and SG198.
As the range of mounts needed for the modern collection increases with new issues coming into your collection, Showgard responds with an 'accommodation range' to fill your need for archival protection of your collection, while providing for the showcasing of your collection to be proud. Special for Souvenir Sheets and modern panes, including Looney Tunes booklets, U.S. Tropical Flowers Booklet, Calder Art, World of Dinosaurs,
Showgard produces a range of mount strips to meet the need for some non-traditional strip sizes for booklets, blocks and coils, such as the U.S. Postal People Full Strip, U.S. vending booklets (BK#s), 13-cent Eagle Full Strips, U.S. Double Press Reg. Issue Strip of 20, Plate Number Coil strips of 11, and the 10 stamps Flags of our Nation series.
Several necessary sizes of Showgard Mounts were made available as packages in 2014. Previous these sizes were only available in specialty packages intended for Souvenir Sheet Sets issued by the USPS. As the variety of sizes have proliferated these sizes are now available in small packages for multiple needs of stamp collectors.
Showgard Stamp Mounts for Souvenir Sheet issues offers the best practicle solution for the archival protection and display of stamp souvenir sheets. Special size mounts for many of the Souvenir Sheet issues beginning with the issues of 1934, Showgard Mount packets respond with specialty packets, including Columbian Souvenir Sheets, Ameripex Sheets, Celebrate the Century panes, U.S. Space Exploration Souvenir Sheets;and more,
Use the Showgard Mount Size Guide to determine the correct Showgard Stamp Mount to use for mounting U.S. Stamps in the formats you collect (single, pair, blocks, strips, etc).To look up the appropriate size for a particular stamps, size guides are provided for all U.S. stamps beginning in 1940. Use the appropriate link to the year of issue for the stamp you are need to protect. Each page also has a search engine for use once you determine the mount you need.