The Custom Challenge coin is a small coin or medallion (usually military), bearing an organization's insignia or emblem and carried by the organization's members. Traditionally, they are given to prove membership when challenged and to enhance morale. In addition, they are also collected by service members. In practice, challenge coins are normally presented by unit commanders in recognition of special achievement by a member of the unit. Challenge Coins are also exchanged in recognition of visits to an organization.
Challenge coins can be made with brass or zinc alloy, the plating can range from gold, silver, nickel, copper, bronze plus the antique variations. and colors can be Soft or Imitation hard enamel or a printed insert with an epoxy coating may add color (the epoxies are often more resilient and scratch resistant than the metal surfaces). If you prefer a heavy weight coins, brass material will be perfect; if you prefer all the logos or motifs more relief or depth, zinc alloy is suitable.
|Material||Bronze, Zinc alloy|
|Process||Imitation hard enamel (soft cloisonné), soft enamel, stamped or molded without coloring|
|Plating Process||Gold, Silver, Bronze, Nickel, Copper, Rhodium, Chrome, Black nickel, Dyeing black, Antique Gold, Antique Silver, Antique Copper, Satin Gold, Satin silver, dye colors, dual plating color|
|Size||Custom made. According to customer’s requirements|
|Shape||Custom made. According to customer’s requirements|
|Packing||Custom made. According to customer’s requirements|
|How to make Challenge Coins?|
There are 9 different patterns for options. Follwing are the commonly used patterns.
Coin Package Reference
Glad to offer common coin packages for options, PVC pouch, deluxe velvet boxes, plastic acrylic boxes, velvet pouches or coin capsules. Lucite paper weight is also available by request.