These poker chips are made of composite material and are more popular for home games. Composite can also be referred to as ABS or plastic. Composite poker chips are made in a variety of weights ranging from 4 grams, 5 grams, 7.5 grams, 9 grams to 11.5 grams.
The most popular weight for ABS composite chips are the 11.5 gram chips. Composite poker chips are made with a plastic body. However, the chips doesn't have the feel of a plastic exterior surface. The plastic is compressed to create a rock solid exterior surface. Almost all plastic chips are made with a metal insert to adjust the weight accordingly.
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