Jan
24

Guardhouse Shield Pages – Coin Album Accessories

Posted by Megan

A great deal of the joy that goes with collecting coins is being able to display them in an entertaining, informative and appealing way. These do a stellar job of performing all three of those tasks. Not only are they light, durable and easy to insert, they are visually appealing. The Guardhouse Shield Polypropylene 20-pocket Archival Pages come in packs of 10 and we have plenty in stock at Coin Supply Planet. Another added benefit of these coin album display pages is that it allows you to really compare coins and how they are different. For instance, you could own a complete set of Buffalo Nickels and be able to look at how they differed in the years they were minted. Unlike many coin tubes, these Guardhouse Shield Polypropylene Pages also allow for careful examination and comparison on different grades, …

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Jan
15

Coin Tubes – A Comparison

Posted by Megan

Whether or not you prefer square tube or round tube coin tubes probably depends on what you are ultimately looking for. Both types of coin tubes have their benefits. Fortunately, we carry both styles here at CoinSupplyPlanet.com, and even offer two different square tube brands — Coinsafe Square Coin Tube and the Numis Square Coin Tube, along with the Harris Round Coin Tubes. One of the most important features or qualities about square coin tubes like the Coinsafe and Numis models is that they are great for stacking. Because of their dimensions, they are easier to store, are more stable and won’t slide off as easy as other options. If you are collector of gold coins like American Eagles, South African Krugerrands, Chinese Pandas or Canadian Maple Leafs, than either the square or round coin tubes are a great option …

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Dec
31

Coin Display Cases – Guardhouse Slabs

Posted by Megan

As a coin collector and enthusiast, the very last thing you want to do is damage your coin in any way. That is why it is beyond important to get proper protection for the various coins in your collection. One viable and effective option would be to put you coins in protective slabs. Coinsupplyplanet.com has a variety of Guardhouse Slabs in stock to protect a variety of coins. Arguably the most inherent feature of slab holders, like the Guardhouse series, is that they are specifically constructed to store rare and expensive coins for extended periods of time. These do-it-yourself slabs feature a hard-plastic shell with a soft inert insert that securely holds the coin. These slabs are designed to where they will not react to the coin’s metal surface. Because the slabs tightly clasp together, they are children tamper proof …

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Dec
13

Roosevelt Dime Coin Collecting Supplies

Posted by Megan

If you are a history buff and coin-collecting enthusiast then you know the importance and historical significance of the Roosevelt Dime, which was issued in honor of the late President Franklin Delano Roosevelt starting in 1946. As many coin collectors of the Roosevelt Dime collection, these coins have great significance from the fact that it honored Roosevelt for his efforts in the founding of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis which later fittingly became known as the March of Dimes (Thank you, Mr. Wikipedia). Should you happen to be a collector, then the Whitman Coin Folders for Roosevelt Dimes are three needed items to add to your coin collecting supplies. We have three different coin folders for different date ranges that can be found in our Dime Folder’s section here.  Designed for Roosevelt Dime enthusiasts, these coin supplies are a functional and cost-effective …

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Aug
23

Top 10 Must-Have Coin Tools

Posted by Anastasia

If you are thinking about moving to a more advanced stage of coin collecting, and would really like to investigate the next phase of purchases regarding cutting-edge coin tools and collecting supplies, then now is as good a time as any. As your collecting knowledge grows, along with your more daring ventures into coin collecting in general, you have obviously discovered there are more variables and choices to make than just relying on dates, mintages, and types in your collection. For instance, the subject or arena of die variety collecting is continually growing, along with many other fields in this continually captivating and educational hobby. As a serious collector, you may want to start buying more valuable or rarer coins, and choose to take on the task of authentication and inspection on your own. In order to accomplish this, and …

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