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What is the Typical Size of a Custom Challenge Coin?

December 9th, 2010

The best size for your custom challenge coin depends on how you plan to use it. A standard sized coin is ideal if the purpose of the coin requires that it be easy to carry around.  However, if you want a coin that is a little over-the top to display in your office or car our largest coin option is great too.

Typical and Large Challenge Coins Sizes

Challenge Coins R Us most commonly fulfills orders for 1.5”, 1.75” and 2” sizes. Custom coins created in either of these dimensions are small enough to keep in your pocket or wallet for easy access.

You should also know that we do not stop at the challenge coin sizes listed above.  We will also make coins as large as 4.5”. This larger coin will make the details in your challenge coin design really stand out.

Both the typical and large sized challenge coins are perfect for sharing with others as:

  • Holiday Ornaments
  • Commemorative Tokens
  • Party Favors or Prizes
  • Keepsakes and Gifts

Extra Large Personalized Coins

We will make coins even larger if you want to create something that is really eye catching. Coins that are bigger than 4.5” are sometimes referred to as car badges. We suggest using these extra-large coins as stationary display items because their size makes them awkward to handle and carry around.

Ordering the Right Size Challenge Coin

Something else to consider when determining the size of your challenge coin is its challenge coin design. Choosing too small or large of a coin surface can easily take away from the quality of its appearance.

The Challenge Coin R Us team will work with you in deciding which challenge coin size best fits your needs. Requesting a Free Quote and telling us a little bit about what your coins will be used for is the best starting point.

Our challenge coin gallery offers several ideas if you are not sure how you want your customized coins to look.  Go to http://www.challengecoinsrus.com/coin-gallery.htm/ to view the coins in our gallery page.

Feel free to contact us with any questions you have regarding challenge coin sizes.  Call1-800-953-3607 to connect with one of our knowledgeable representatives or send us an email at info@challengecoinsrus.com to share your ideas and suggestions.