Commemorative Coins

Commemorative Coins are a great way to recognize accomplishments. They are often utilized by police, firefighters, military, and private organizations. We aim to please and our customer reviews prove it. We would be honored to help you create a custom made medallion that is uniquely you.

Commemorative Coins

Commemorative coins are a fantastic way to acknowledge accomplishments and make a long-lasting keepsake. You can freely customize these custom made medallions in a countless number of design options. Crafting quality medallions and meeting the expectations of each of our customers are just a few reasons why Custom Challenge Coins is one of the leaders in the industry.
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What are Commemorative Coins?

An occasion filled with unforgettable memories is definitely worth keeping in our hearts.What’s better than preserving it in a commemorative coin? Made with premium metal and various plating options you can choose from depending on the custom design that fits your needs, there are endless possibilities available in making sure that your commemorative coins best represent the event that matters to you and the people who will receive them.

Custom Challenge Coins is dedicated in providing you a great experience in creating your commemorative coins. We take pride in our customer care team who not only provide a quick response, but also ensure we hear and understand the importance of the project to you. Our team of top-notch designers can guide you and effortlessly capture your vision in design. Lastly, we make sure that the coins will serve its purpose, and that is to last a lifetime allowing us to remember events in our lives worth passing on to the next generation.

Below are some reasons why commemorative coins are popular then and now.

Commemorative Coins

Timeless piece

Certain events in our lives only come once in a lifetime and we would like to remember them. A commemorative coin is a timeless masterpiece that could last from generation to generation - allowing us to share our stories in the years to come. Custom challenge coins are notable for having countless uses and if you want an item that you could bring anywhere anytime to help us reminisce about occasions or people - you can never go wrong with a commemorative coin.

Symbol of Appreciation and Celebration

Plaques, ribbons and medals are some of the token we give to people we show appreciation to or when celebrating victories. If you want something unique and memorable, a commemorative coin could be your go to present. Especially when carefully crafted, the receiver would feel cherished and occasions would feel more special with a challenge coin that symbolizes value and honor.

Highly Customizable

Custom Challenge Coins has more than one way to offer in making sure that your commemorative coin is outstanding and has an artistic design. Our team of outstanding designers can effectively guide you and provide options that would help you achieve your goal when designing your challenge coins. Found in our website is a template you can use and a downloadable guide to assist you with your options. Alternatively, you can always reach out to us via Custom Challenge Coins, email to sales@customchallengecoins.net or call us at 1-877-514-8484 should you need further assistance.

Apart from designing your coins however you see fit, at Custom Challenge Coins, we also allow our customers to choose how their coins are molded. We have two options you can choose from.

  • Die struck is when we have the designs transferred to a front & back mold, the raw brass being struck by each mold with enough force to transfer both the raised & recessed areas of the design into the brass.
  • Die Cast molds, on the other hand, are fit together and molten zinc metal is injected into the die to create the coin blank.

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Shipping + Returns

Once an order is sent to production the standard production and delivery turnaround time is 3 – 3.5 weeks. Our customer care team will advise you of specific timelines based on your custom order prior to order completion.
Yes! We do offer shipping to APO / FPO addresses at no extra charge to our service men and women for the 1st 100 of any product. After the first 100 product items we charge $0.24 per coin after that. Please keep in mind that shipping to an APO / FPO address will add 1-3 weeks to the order production and shipping timelines.
All sales on custom products are final. We do not have to provide a refund if you have changed your mind about a particular purchase, so please choose carefully. Many of our custom products are hand-made or involve hand processing and as a result will differ slightly from piece to piece and are not capable of matching the print 100%. Slight variations, as defined as aesthetic differences on 5% or less of any product are considered normal and therefore acceptable If the goods are faulty, please let us know within 7 days of receipt and we will meet our obligations under the applicable laws to rectify the situation.

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General Coin Questions

Q. What is the Process from Submission to Receiving?

We have worked with thousands of clients and make the process EASY from start to finish, fast, and pain free.

+ The 1st step is to submit your coin design ideas and details through our website here or by contacting our customer care team.
+ We’ll provide you an initial estimate and coin design proof within 24 hours of your submission.
+ If needed, we offer free revisions until we get the design exactly how you envisioned it.
+ Lastly, once you approve your final proof and complete the final invoice payment we will send your project to production.

Q. Refund Policy

Please note that all purchases of custom products are considered final. As custom orders are specifically tailored, we cannot offer refunds for changes of mind, so we encourage you to make your selections carefully. Given the hand-made nature or hand-processed elements of many of our custom products, slight variations between items are to be expected. Slight variations, as defined as aesthetic differences on 5% or less of the product are deemed normal and are not typically grounds for a refund.

However, if your items are defective or do not meet a reasonable level of quality, please inform us within 7 days of receiving your order. We are committed to upholding our responsibilities under the relevant consumer laws to address and resolve any issues with faulty goods.

Q. Our Guarantee

Your complete satisfaction with your coins is our top priority. While it's uncommon, if you encounter any issues with craftsmanship, quality, or your delivery, please contact us within 7 days. We are committed to going above and beyond to resolve any concerns swiftly and to your total satisfaction.

Design Coin Questions

Q. What's the Difference Between Soft Enamel and Hard Enamel Challenge Coins?

Challenge coins have various processes and types of coins to achieve different design stylings. Simply put, Soft Enamel are textured, with the enamel filled below the metal ridges, while Hard Enamel are smooth, the overfilled enamel polished smooth against the metal. You can have one side of your coin be soft enamel and the other side be hard enamel.

Q. What is the Typical Size of a Challenge Coin?

Challenge coins can come in a variety of sizes and shapes but the most common coin size is 2.0”, followed by 1.75” and then 1.5”. If we have concerns about your selection our team will let you know the optimal size of your coin based on your design.

Q. What Are My Challenge Coins Made From?

The majority of our coins are die struck into brass. Large, custom shaped, or designs with large cutout areas will be cast from a zinc alloy. We made a video that goes into further details here.

Q. Difference Between Die Struck and Die Cast Challenge Coin?

Die struck coins have the designs transferred to a front & back mold, the raw brass being struck by each mold with enough force to transfer both the raised & recessed areas of the design into the brass. Die Cast molds are fit together and molten zinc metal is injected into the die to create the coin blank. You can also read our article in our resources section here!

Shipping Coin Questions

Q. How Long Does it Take to Receive My Coins?

After your order proceeds to production, the typical timeframe for production and delivery is between 3 to 3.5 weeks. Our customer care team will provide you with detailed timelines tailored to your custom order before finalizing your purchase.

Q. Do You Offer Any Rush Options?

Yes! Expedited service is available for an extra charge. For inquiries about rush option availability and details, please connect with our customer support team. Please note that rush delivery cannot be extended to APO/FPO or international addresses.

Product Type Coin Questions

Production Coin Questions

Q. Challenge Coin Options

There are a variety of options you can choose when deciding to make your own custom challenge coin. Options can vary depending on your coin design and can be as simple or as complex as your desire. Between coins sizes, plating type, and additional add-on options, the options are plentiful. To learn more about the options available please watch our video here.

Q. What is Your Minimum Order Quantity?

The minimum coin order quantity is 25. You can order any quantity as long as it meets our minimum. There are various price point breaks based on quantity that provide some great savings.

If you have additional questions please visit our FAQ Page

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