Custom Challenge Coins Maker

Pinsfun is a professional designer and manufacturer of personalized coins based in China.

We have been making high-quality metal challenge coins in bulk at competitive prices with fast turnaround.  Whether you need a small batch or a big order, we will make awesome challenge coins for you.

We produce all types of challenge coins for the Military Department, Brands, Firefighters, companies, and more. 

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Ordering Challenge Coins at Cheap Factory Price Quick and Easy

Pinsfun has been producing challenge coins since 2012. we have experienced in-house designers, die struck and die casting machines from start to finish, which means when you work with us, you just send your challenge coin mockup or idea and tell about your size and requirement, and we take the rest job.

  • High-Quality Assurance

We use high-quality iron, brass, and zinc alloy raw materials, enamel painted. We ensure that each coin is a masterpiece. 

  • Customer Service

While we are based in China, our business extends beyond national borders and goes further. You can reach out to us 24/7. 

  • Easy Order Process

Ordering challenge coins cannot be easier. Complete the right form with your ideas, get a FREE quote and FREE artwork. 

Inquiry Form--Challenge Coins

What Is A Challenge Coin?

A single challenge coin is a small metal medallion that incorporates an organization’s insignias or emblem. Challenge coins are often given as a token of appreciation, recognition, or identification to members of a particular organization, such as the military, law enforcement, or a particular unit or team.

What Are Challenge Coins Used For?

Historically, challenge coins were used for the military to honor brave soldiers and those who made significant contributions. Nowadays, more than the military, commemorative coins are widely used in law enforcement such as police departments, fire departments, the navy, and the army. 

Today, challenge coins are also used by businesses, organizations, and groups to recognize achievements, fundraising events, commemorations, souvenirs, funerals, fundraisers, birthdays, sports teams, and more.

We collaborate with numerous veteran-owned companies, law enforcement agencies, and brands to customize commemorative coins.

Customized by Military Themes

We specialize in crafting a wide variety of commemorative coins. Whether you prefer a 2D or 3D design, we have the capabilities to meet your specifications.


100 custom pins from $2.59 each.

Minimum Order Quantity

We recommend MOQ: 100 PCS/ design

Avg. Turn Around Time

3-6 + weeks, from order placement to delivery Need it sooner? Contact us

Need Help On Coin Design?

Are you struggling with how to design your coin?

Order with us, and you won’t have to design your own challenge coins. You provide us coin dimensions, metal finish, edge requirements, and logo, and our talented designers will create a design for you for FREE in 0.5day. Unlimited revision until you are completely satisfied.

We can make laser engrave sequence numbers on the side. 

We keep your design comfidential.

Soft Enamel VS Hard Enamel Challenge Coin

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Soft Enamel Challenge Coins

Soft Enamel Challenge Coins are the most commonly used type of challenge coin. They are with a textured surface, you can feel the raised metal and recessed color areas distinctly.

Soft Enamel coin can be with is 2D or 3D design.

Hard Enamel Challenge Coins

Hard Enamel Challenge Coins are with shiny flat surfaces. they are less common because of their higher cost and they are only suitable for 2D coin designs. However, they are ideal for collectible.

Die Casting VS Die Struck Coins

Die-Casting Method

Die Casting Process

  • The die casting method involves using high-pressure machinery to inject molten zinc alloy into molds at high temperatures. Once the zinc alloy solidifies, it forms the shape of challenge coins.
  • The material used for die casting is zinc alloy.
  • Die casting is suitable for intricate 2D and 3D challenge coins, capable of producing coin sizes ranging from 0.5″ to 10″.
  • Die casting can make coins in any shape, and coins with cut out.
How Die-Struck Coins were Made

Die Struck Process

  • Die striking is a technique that employs high-pressure mechanical equipment, with molds affixed to machines, to imprint designs onto metal strips using punches. 
  • The materials utilized include iron, bronze, and red copper. 
  • This method is ideal for simple 2D coin designs in regular shapes, such as round, rectangle, shield. NO cut-out. and can produce coins ranging in size from 0.5″ to 2.5″.

3D Challenge Coins VS 2D Coins

3D Coin

3D Challenge Coins

  • A 3D challenge coin is a three-dimensional design, which means the top layer is much higher than the base metal. making the raised 3D logo prominent on its surface, These coins have intricate details, making them ideal for designs that include elements such as eagles, planes, statues, buildings, guns, or person images.
  • If your design requires depth and complexity, 3D coin is a superior choice. Most military We can make 3D printed challenge coins for you.
How Die-Struck Coins were Made

2D Challenge Coins

  • 2D challenge coins consist of two layers: raised metal and recessed metal, creating a flat but visually appealing design. These coins are good for simple coin designs, such as those featuring text and basic logos.
  • Additionally, 2D coins are generally more cost-effective than their 3D coins and offer a quicker turnaround time.
  • Suitable for corporate coins, and sports coins.

Customization Options

We offer a wide range of metal finish options, including polished gold, silver, copper, brass, antique gold, antique copper, antique bronze, black nickel, misty gold, misty silver, misty bronze, dual plating, and more. Rest assured, our products are designed not to fade or discolor over time. 
If you require us to match the color of your sample, you can send the sample to us. Once we’ve completed the sample, we will return it to you promptly.
lapel pins plating color options
We can customize a variety of edge styles for your coins. Common edge types include
  • Standard Flat
  • Spur
  • Oblique
  • Flat Weave Bevel
  • Rope
  • Cross-Cut Diamond
If you have a specific edge style in mind, please send us a picture, and we make it.

We can make coins in any shapes.

Challenge coins edge
We offer a variety of packaging options to suit your needs. The standard packaging method involves individual OPP bags. Additionally, we provide options such as
  • PVC pouches,
  • coin capsules,
  • paper gifts boxes,
  • acrylic plastic boxes,
  • leather boxes,
  • velvet pouches
  • coin album
All these packaging options can be customized with your logo for different occasions. Just inform us of your product’s usage and budget, and we’ll recommend the most suitable packaging solution.
packing option

Why Choose Us For Your Challenge Coins?

When you Google search for double-sided coin suppliers, you’ll encounter hundreds of options, making it challenging to decide which one to choose. Here’s why you should consider us:

Over 15 Years of Experience

With an average experience of over 15 years, our skilled workers do each step professionally to ensure each step is perfect. From the moment we receive your inquiry email, our dedicated sales provide one-to-one services, which sets us apart from many trading companies and factories.

Mold Storage

We keep your mold for up to two years. Should you reorder coins during this period, you won’t be charged any mold fees.

Full Production Process

We have a full production workshop that includes all processes, including stamping, die-casting, electroplating, filling enamel, laser engraving, printing, quality inspection, and packaging. Which means we can control production time and quality well. 

The price of a challenge coin is NOT fixed. It mainly depends on coin size, design complexity, materials used, and quantity. 

Based on 100PCS, Price range: $2.95-$0.99/pc.

With various customization options. we are able to work out solution based on your needs and budgets. 

Common sizes for military challenge coins and firefighter coins typically in 1.75 inches, 2 inches. 

Anyway, There’s no standard size for coins.  You can customize challenge coins in sizes from 1.5 inches to 10 inches.  We usually suggest size based on your design , but you’re free to choose according to your preferences. If your design is complex or includes a large amount of text, a larger size will ensure that all details are clearly displayed.

The standard thickness for these coins is either 3.0mm or 3.5mm, but we also offer customization options for 2.0mm, 4.0mm, or other thicknesses.

We can do any coin shapes. More than traditional shapes like circles, squares, and shields, we can tailor the coin’s shape to match your logo or specific requirements. We have crafted custom shapes such as skulls, wrenches, buildings, ships, and more. 

Simply send us the desired shape or design, and we’ll create a artwork based on your specifications.

Our standard turnaround is 7-10days for sample; 10-18days for bulk production. If you need the coins in urgent, please talk with our sales before confirming orders. we will fully rush your orders to meet the event. We fully understand the importance of on time delivery.

We have been in the industry for more than 15 years. we cooperate with many trophy wholesalers, brands. we know the good standard quality is. and do 100% quality check before shipment.

We will take pictures and videos for approval before shipping. 

If there is defectives, please take pictures and videos in 7 days when you receive the orders. we will make replacement for you without any excuse.

How Custom Challenge Coins Are Made?

You will learn how your challenge coins are made step by step. 

Step 1: Make Artwork


Step 2: Set Up Mold

die stuck coin

Step 3: Die Struck/ Die Casting

coin plating

Step 4: Plating

Step 5: Fill Enamel

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Step 6: Final Product

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Step 7: QC & Package


Step 8: Shipment

How To Customize Coins With Us?

Our customization process is easy. All you need to do is provide your design ideas or logo, and we’ll take care of the rest.

Step One

Provide details such as your coin design, coin size, plating colors, quantity, and any other specific requirements.

We offer a free quote based on your specifications.

Step Two

Once we have your requirements, our team will create professional artwork for your approval.

Within the artwork, you’ll see a sample of your coin before production, including design, dimensions, colors, and all other details.

The final product will match the artwork.

Step Three

After confirming the artwork, a 50% deposit is required to start production.

Throughout the manufacturing process, we’ll provide you with photos to track the progress of your order.

Once production is complete, we’ll send you photos and videos for final confirmation. After your approval, we’ll confirm the shipping address and promptly arrange delivery to you.

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