Case 10000 Cardboard Gold Penny Sleeves. The absolute basic protection for your ball cards are penny sleeves. Why are they called a penny sleeve?…. Well… you can typically get them from your local card shop for $1 for a pack of 100, therefore they are a penny each. Buying penny sleeves online is a little more expensive when compared to an LCS because of shipping, but are still pretty cheap. Overall, they are cheap and protect the card from minor damage. You can say that penny sleeves are the first step in protecting your sports cards. Case 10000 Cardboard Gold Penny Sleeves.
Most penny sleeves are made from industry standard Polypropylene (PP5). PP5 is acid and PVC-free, meaning the plastic is archival-safe. Penny sleeves are great for short-term and long-term storage of bulk cards. The reason why these card sleeves are so cheap is all down to the fact that they are made from a flimsy plastic. They provide a small amount of protection to your card, they are more to help prevent the front of your card from becoming scratched.
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