CNC negative die cut from soft iron, Then the die is flame heat hardened and placed into a 5 ton press.
Each coin is then struck in copper, bronze, or brass blanks creating the coin in positive.
Depending on finish and design requirements sand blasting of backgrounds can be done as well..
The finished die struck coin is highly detailed and crisp and superior to die cast coins. Finishes come in many styles here we show an antiqued bronze finish.
Also available are Gold and Nickel plating finishes that can vary the look greatly Enamels in soft and imitation hard enamel can be added and even clear coating and epoxy can be used.
3d commanders coins
A 3d commanders coin for the US military is defined as a coin that when laid flat on its side will not because the design on the coin is raised up above the edge of the coin. These commander coins make outstanding awards for special achievements as a unit, or to commemorate the completion of an operation in the field. Awards of challenge coins are traditional in the US military since world war two.
The armed forces challenge coin, and lapel pin, source. We supply the US Military.