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Making Custom Coins Unique

Custom challenge coins are die struck and have deep etching that looks like an embossed design. The different finishes can be from simple pewter to solid 24K gold. Continue reading

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Challenge Coins: Matters of Thickness

When it comes to challenge coins, or military coins, you will see many coins with varying degrees of thickness. Continue reading

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The Many Shapes and Sizes of Custom Challenge Coins

Challenge coins are a great keepsake item and are now used for many different forms of military service and also for private companies. Continue reading

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Salute to Our Veterans – Especially My Father

My father is a war vet – he fought for this country in Vietnam and I am extremely proud of his contribution to our freedom. What’s so great is the camaraderie among the VFW members my family spends so much time with. Continue reading

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Challenge Coins: Diverse Collectibles

Challenge coins are very popular and widely used within military organizations. These are usually given to all Airmen when they successful go through the training process. Continue reading

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The Value of Challenge Coins

The use of challenge coins was in the past restricted to US military forces but with time, the functions of these valuable items have been stretched to include many other fields. Continue reading

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Coming Soon – Challenge Coins Forum

Challenge Coins Direct to launch new interactive discussion forum. Continue reading

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Custom Challenge Coins Options

Challenge coins are becoming more and more popular with military organizations. The United States Air Force gives a challenge coin to every Airman when they graduate from Basic Training. Officers in every military branch often have coins made to give to soldiers who have performed acts that deserve recognition, but are not noteworthy enough to receive a medal. Continue reading

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The Uses of Modern Challenge Coins

The challenge coin is still in use by our military, law enforcement, firefighter, and emergency medical personnel who have a career of service that goes beyond the nine-to-five of civilian life. Continue reading

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Police Agency Challenge Coins

Historically deriving from similar military coins, more and more police departments and agencies are using custom challenge coins to help reward their members, increase morale, and build a sense of solidarity between officers.
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