Super Bowl Trophy Replica. By COPYTROPHY
8 YEARS OF GENUINE TROPHY REVIEWS
The ”customer notes” box is there for you to add any relevant information. ”Remember adding a quantity of 1 to your cart means one order of 5 trophies to the cart! Do not add a quantity of 5 to your cart. This essentially means you are asking for 25 trophies”.
(NOTE) On the home page there are Super Bowl Collections with discount included. Please use these for check out if you require the 5 Dallas Cowboys, 5 San Francisco 49ers, 5 New England Patriots trophies.
Example for this listing is for misc combinations. Examples include-
- Five of the same trophy, ie x5 SB 51 LI trophies,
- Five mixed trophies, ie x1 SB III SB 3 New York Jets trophy & x1 SB XLVI SB 46 New York Giants trophy & x3 SB 51 LI trophies
- Five preferred trophies from a larger team collection. ie you may only want 5 Steelers trophies although they have won 6.
At the point of purchase you can request absolutely any additional art work at no extra cost, and no extra lead time.
SUPER BOWL LOGO
YOUR TEAM LOGO
YOUR CORPORATE LOGO
IN MEMORY OF
NAMES – (PLAYERS) (FAMILY) (FRIENDS) (ACQUAINTANCES)
PLEASE TAKE SOME TIME OUT TO READ THROUGH THIS SLIDE SHOW. IT WILL GIVE YOU A BETTER UNDERSTANDING ABOUT WHAT IS INVOLVED IN MAKING THIS REPLICA VINCE LOMBARDI SUPER BOWL TROPHY AND WHY YOUR PURCHASE IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE ON LINE ACQUISITION
- THE SPINNER
- PRESSING THE METAL
- A TALE OF TWO HALVES
- COMING TOGETHER
- TIE YOUR LACES
- TOUCHING BASE
- CLOSE ENCOUNTERSThe spinner places an 11-inch blank into a lathe in front of a wooden block called a chuck. A chuck is used to bend the metal to give it a new shape.My trophy is not silver it is made from a high grade brass. Brass is arguably the best none precious metal as it can be worked almost the same as silver. After the machine is started, the spinner uses a tool to gradually press the metal over the chuck.The wooden chucks graduate in size until a steel chuck is used to give the ball its final shape. This process is repeated to complete the second half of the ball.The halves are fitted with four strips to create a lip to lock the ball together. When the ball is in two halves we have access to perfect the finish on the very ends of the ball (the stitching). You cannot do this if your ball is caste in one piece!Because we can successfully make the ball in two halves and work it almost the same, we have the luxury of using the sheet in the correct gauge (thickness) this then enables us to work in the finer details that are impossible to achieve when using a single mould with a thick uneven finish with no access. As with the real Lombardi our laces are welded into the small dents.Once all the pieces are polished, the silversmith screws a rod into the ball which is lowered into the base. The ball is then located onto the base and fastened with a nut. This is not a case of engraving a super bowl final onto a finished trophy. Unlike the real Lombardi the engraving/etching is almost the very first step in the process! This is not a solid sterling silver piece; rather the base metal is brass. You cannot engrave over the plating as it will expose the brass. To get the trophy as close as possible to the real sterling silver finish, I must engrave first then plate & polish after.Using a template as a guide, the sides and bottom of the base are cut from a piece of Brass. The sides are rolled over a cone-shaped block to give it a concave shape. If you look carefully at this picture you will see that the blank base on the table has two holes. People sometime make the mistake of thinking the shield on this trophy is engraved into the base. This is absolutely not the case. The shield is a separate badge that is located into the two holes.