Have you ever noticed that some coins are very similar in size to a MPS pommel inserts from The Custom Saber Shop? Coins can be used as a unique, quirky substitute for MPS (Modular Pommel System) pommel inserts.
Coins have all sorts of different colors, designs and patterns. If you like eagles, you could use an American 50 cent piece as an MPS insert. A Colombian 1000 peso coin has a turtle on it and the tuppence from the United Kingdom has a lion on it.
You can either use coins from your local country or rummage around to find some coins with cool designs from other countries. Unfortunately the U.S. quarter is a little too small to work well as an MPS insert, but other American coins like the 50 cent piece or the $1 coin would work pretty well.
Once you select a coin to use as an MPS insert, you have a few options for attaching it to the MPS pommel. Common attachment options include: using an O-ring, c-clip, or glue. Consider that using a solid MPS insert, like a coin, is only appropriate for stunt sabers and not sound sabers, because a solid insert blocks the sound.
Using a coin as a simple, easy, and unique substitute for an MPS pommel insert.