Antique Map, we feel, age, or the manuscript was printed or on paper. The same document was handled during manufacture to maintain the color and print have a printing press or handling of many hands. Waste paper is organic, and experienced many changes over the years. To preserve, there are things you can do.The following points are, what you should avoid when it comes to paper.
First Put them printed by the sunlight.
The paper is sensitive to UV light and should not be exposed.The colors and inks used for writing and printing paper in the course of time will fade when exposed to sunlight. If you need the sunlight, protect your printer or paper in a glass with UV protection, UV rays filter of 97% to 100%. You should also avoid your fluorescent printing.
Second You do not need to stop printing in a wet environment.
Again, as a document of the organic matter is very sensitive to the elements. You should avoid having the paper in humid environments. The paper often contains visible mold thrive in damp conditions and with the time of printing. Keep your tracks in a dry place, like a box on the top shelf of the closet in a house air conditioning.
Third You should not on paper with dirty hands.
This seems obvious. However, although seemingly clean hands contain oils that are absorbed by the paper and to influence the course of time. Buy cotton gloves and use it when you play the role of antiques.
4th You have the right materials when designing.
When considering the development of their old forms, you can use acid free materials. Expensive structural materials often contain harmful acids that seep into the role over time and destroy the integrity of the document. For this reason, it is preferable, 100% cotton and acid-free cardboard back of your card, use carpet.
5th You should not use solvents, oil based glues or tapes for the repair.
Print irrevocably damage these products. It is best to avoid them and use natural products such as gum paste made from wheat.They have been used for hundreds of years and have proven to be very good. However, the repair of professional conservators face prints are left.
6th You must ensure that the materials used to store copies.
Just as the development of inexpensive hardware can damage an impression of the time, it is preferable to use the law of conservation materials to preserve the impression. For example, it is not wrapped in newspaper that this document contains high levels of acid. Use plastic bags acetate records store visual art or special covers to meet your impressions.
These guidelines should be on your way properly protect former printing the map or manuscript to get.