What is the Difference Between Hard Enamel and Soft Enamel? By:


Understanding the differences of hard and soft enamel in custom badges.

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Are you uncertain about which enamel type to choose for the lettering on your badge? Considering an upgrade to hard enamel but wondering how it differs from soft enamel? At Smith & Warren, we frequently address questions about enamel. So, what is the difference between soft and hard enamel?

In short, Soft Enamel is paint, and Hard Enamel is glass. Soft enamel lettering looks indented, while hard enamel lettering looks like it is flush with the surface of the panel.

In this video, we are going to explore how these two enamels are applied to badges, any price differences, and their durability. By the end of this article, you should be able to make the best decision for you or your department when it comes to enamel for your badge.