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Poker Chips

Poker Chips - When the “Chips” are Down…

The game of Poker is perceived differently by different people. Professional poker players swear by the game and believe that it is an art which must be mastered over a period of time. Poker is played with various accessories. The poker chips are something without which poker cannot be played, especially in casinos.

What are Poker Chips?

Poker chips are mainly used in casinos. They are tokens that represent money. The poker chips are manufactured by a complex process, with the help of graphics and edge spot patterns. This makes it difficult for anyone to duplicate these chips. The process used to make these chips is guarded zealously and is expensive. They are mainly manufactured on high pressure compression molding machines.

Types of Poker Chips:

Poker chips are made of different types. Some of the types of poker chips are as follows:

1) Clay Poker chips are one of the main types of poker chips. These chips have different designs, shapes and sizes.
2) Another kind of poker chips are heavy or weighted composite chips. There are some sub-types in this kind of chips like heavy composite dice chips, heavy composite diamond chips, heavy composite roulette chips etc. All these chips come in different colors.
3) Poker chips are also made of plastic. Plastic chips have sub-types like plastic interlocking chips, plastic diamond chips etc. which come in different colors.
4) A very interesting fact about poker chips is that the chips can be used to advertise different companies too. Such companies can have custom made poker chips. Such chips can be used
a) As a business card
b) As a discount on goods and services
c) For special business events of a company or for trade-shows.
d) For employees as recognition or as incentives.
e) As gifts for special customers.
f) They can be customized to advertise family events like birthdays, weddings, anniversaries etc.
5) The chips can also be used as advertising tokens.
6) Poker chips have special storage cases which also come in various designs and specifications. Some of the commonly used cases are:

a) Standard Cases
b) Deluxe Cases
c) Premium cases
d) Aluminum cases
e) Wooden cases made of various kinds of wood
f) Wooden carousels
g) Chip racks and trays


The chips form an important part of the game of Poker. Those colorful small coins actually assume the role of money and are as sought after as real money is in the real world. Thus when the chips are dawn on the table, the game gets heated up in the real way!





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