When you order products, whether you are confused about the size of the products? At GS-JJ, when you browse our products in our exhibition ( on the bottom of the website), you must think that those custom made medals looks like the same size. That is because our photographers take pictures bigger on purpose. So you can clearly see each detail of products like texts, crafts, and texture.

  • How to Measure the Size of Products?

In custom medals, there are seven sizes. You will see our details that described sizes. How we measure it, especially meeting irregular medals? We usually measure the longest edge of products in inches. For instance, if it is round custom medals, we measure diameter, if it is rectangle custom medals, we measure the length, if it is irregular custom medals, we measure the longest price.


Different Shapes Medals

  • How to Perceive the Size of Products?

Different sizes have different prices. So What about the charge? We will take charge on a basis of standard sizes, if your more than standard level of sizes, we will charge on a higher level. For example, if you order 1.8 inches products, we will charge on a basis of 2 inches and so on. I know you must still be puzzled with the size. Let’s use products of APPLE Inc. for example ( But the screen size of APPLE products is measured in a diagonal line, while GS-JJ measures it in the longest edge), and then you can measure the sizes by yourself and estimate how big your product needs to be.

1) 1.5 Inches  (1½ inch)

1.5 Inches is relevant to 3.81 cm and 0.125 feet. It is equal to the screen size of the Apple watch.

2)2 Inches

2 Inches are relevant to 5.08 cm and almost 0.167 feet. It is one half of the diagonal size of the iPhone 5/5S/5C/SE.

3)2.25 Inches

2 Inches are relevant to 5.715 cm and 0.25 feet. It is one half of the height of the iPhone 4/4S.

4)3 Inches

3 Inches are relevant to 7.62 cm and 0.25 feet. It corresponds to the screen size of the double Apple Watch.

5)3.5 Inches (3½ inches )

3.5 Inches is relevant to 8.89 cm and almost 0.292 feet. It is equal to the screen size of the iPhone 4/4S.

6)4 Inches

4 Inches are relevant to 10.16 cm and almost 0.333 feet. It is equal to the screen size of the iPhone 5/5S/5C/SE.



  • How to Choose Sizes in Customizing Medals?

Generally speaking, if your custom medals need to convey more information or clearly show your information, a big size will be better for presenting what you want to express. Of course, the small size seems to be more delicate and beautiful. It’s up to you! There are some tips for you to recommend according to our statistical data in our product database.

According to different medals, the sizes are suggested as follows.

1)Running Medals

According to running medals products made by buyers at GS-JJ, almost 35% of customers select 2 inches, 40% of buyers choose 2.5 inches, and 24% of people pick 3 inches.

Running Medals

2) Sports Medals

Shown in sports medals in our database, the size of sports medals ranges from 2 inches to 3.5 inches. The ratio of choosing 2 inches, 2.5 inches, 3 inches is almost the same, up to 27%. Sports Medals with 3.5 inches are favored by 12% of people.

Sports Medals

3)Race Medals

As shown in datum, 42% of people are more fond of 3 inches and 2 inches.

Race Medals

4) Award Medals

It is assessed that the size of award medals centers on 2 inches and 3 inches. 2.5 inches are chosen by people. 32% of people like 2 inches while 21% of people love 3 inches. Nearly 40% of people select 2.5 inches to design their products.

Award Medals

5) Military Medals

As for military medals, it is normal in sizes. It won’t be changed at will. Every department of the military has strict regulations.

Military Medals

In terms of different buyers, some tips are advised as follows.

1) University/High School/…

Schools usually select 2.5 inches to design their custom medals. It won’t big or small. Below 2.5 inches of products are also ordered by customers.


When clubs design their own custom medals, they prefer to choose small sizes. It wants to be portable and looks more delicate.

3)Other Customers

Other buyers like organizations, enterprises, governments design their products according to their requirements. The big product has 5 inches and the small product has 1 inch.

Now you must be feeling about the sizes and choose it, right? In custom made medals, it usually ranges from 2 inches to 3.5 inches. Any sizes can be ordered at GS-JJ. If you want to be portable or like delicate, smaller sizes will be more suitable. You can decide on the sizes of your products according to your everyday items, no matter whether it is custom medals, custom lapel pins, or others. If you have any other questions, you can email me at Info@gs-jj.com. Welcome you to order our delicate custom made medals.

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