Welcome to Hisey Bells
Hisey Bells is a US foundry and maker of fine bells large and small, with a focus on the centuries old traditions of bell founding coupled with modern casting methods and techniques. These traditions and techniques create a timeless & flawless beauty of bell sound & design and make Hisey Bells the perfect choice for your next project. If your need is a bell, large or small, one bell or many, Hisey Bells can make it happen.
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Contemporary Bells are a truly modern cast bronze bell. Shape and style optimized for a clear and crisp tone. Beautiful bells that are hand polished to a bright golden finish. A Contemporary Bell is a beautiful and defining component in any type of application or architecture. Hisey Contemporary Bells come in 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, and 24 inch base diameters with several different types of hanging options available. Hisey Contemporary Bells are cast with dedications, memorials, names, dates, and messages, at no extra charge. Raised relief logos and artwork can be added to Contemporary Bells.
Contemporary Bells are used as Church Bells, School Bells, Victory Bells, Police Bells, Fire Bells, Emergency Responder Bells, Memorial Bells, Architectural Bells, bells for home, farm, and business locations. Applications are limitless.
A truly “Traditional” cast bronze bell. The Hisey Traditional Bell shape and style is made in the tradition of the bells of centuries past. Hisey Traditional Bells are finished in a dark brown/black or blue/green antique patina. Hisey Traditional Bells have a strong strike followed by a long hum tone. Made with your dedication or personalization, cast in raised text in block paragraph form on the face of the bell at no extra charge A great finishing touch to any type of application or architecture. Available in 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, and 24 inch base diameters. Many different hanging and mounting options available.
Traditional Bells are used as Church Bells, School Bells, Victory Bells, Police Bells, Fire Bells, Emergency Responder Bells, Memorial Bells, Architectural Bells, bells for home, farm, and business locations. Applications are limitless.
Victory Bells from Hisey Bells are a great way to add that “spirit” to any game, gathering, or event. Two types of Hisey Bells are popularly used as Victory bells. The Contemporary bell and Traditional Bell both styles are manufactured by Hisey Bells and make great Victory bells. Victory bells can be made in many different sizes, Victory Bells come in 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, and 24 inch base diameters include text and numeric dedications and can be manufactured with or without school, college, or university logos. Many different mounting options are available for Hisey Victory Bells. Victory bells make a great class project, class gift, or alumni bell project or gift.
Hisey Victory Bells are also popular as sales bells, third down bells, and school bells.
Police, Fire Department, Emergency Responder Bells
Hisey Bells has become a popular manufacturer of bells for Police, Fire Departments, and Emergency Responders. Hisey Bells are now used throughout the US and around the world in station houses, command centers, precinct buildings, as memorial bells, and as mobile bells. Hisey Bells keep the traditions of “duty, dedication, courage, service, honor, and respect,” in mind as each of these special bells are manufactured. These bells are popularly made with a department insignia, badge, Maltese, etc. Popular sizes for these bells are 10, 12, 16, 20, and 24 inch base diameters. Police, Fire Department, & Emergency Responder Bells include text and numeric dedications.
Hisey Bells can add your logo, emblem, icons, insignias, or graphics to just about all of our bell styles. For instance; we commonly add raised relief graphics to our Contemporary Bells, Traditional Bells, Boardroom Bells, Table bells, Police Bells, Fire Bells, Emergency Responder Bells, Victory Bells, and even many of our Hand Bells of various types. All of our large bells look spectacular with added logos and graphics. Hisey Hand Bells with a logo added are very popular in the business world as gifts and commemorative keepsakes, we keep permanent molds for many business, private, and government entities making many bells with logos over time for retirement gifts and awards as needed. Logo Bells are also popular with churches, businesses, and communities, as centennial, and bi-centennial bells celebrating landmarks in time.
Yacht, Boat, & Ship Bells
Hisey Bells has been manufacturing naval brass bells for fresh and saltwater vessels for decades. Hisey Ship Bells are being used on vessels worldwide, there are Hisey Bells on aircraft carriers, commercial vessels, luxury yatchs, and so many smaller craft we can’t mention them all. Join the tradition making your boat unique with a Hisey Ship Bell. Ship bells are also popularly used in clubs and eatery’s, as bar room bells, golf course “9th hole” bells, as sales bells, and can be found in many dens and “man caves”. Cabin hanger, yard arm mount, and tang hanger mounts, are just a few of the many ways to attach one of our bells to your boat, in most cases the hanger and hardware is included with the bell. Hisey Ship bells have also become popular as lap bells and climbing bells.
Great Lakes Ship Bells
Hisey Bells has been manufacturing bronze bells for fresh and saltwater vessels for decades. Hisey Great Lakes Ship Bells are of a design that is specifically used on many bulk carrier and freight vessels plying the Great Lakes. These boats and ships sometimes called “lakers” carry cargoes such as ore, grain, coal, salt, rock, taconite, limestone, cement, gypsum, & slag, among hundreds of other products “down lakes” to the industrial heart of the US and Canada. Join the tradition making your boat special with a Hisey Great Lakes Ship Bell. Dedicatedd with your boat name, launch date, or any message in recessed relief text around the waist of the bell. Great Lakes Ship Bells come in 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, and 24 inch base diameters. Hisey Great Lakes Ship Bells are provided with a polished cabin mount hanger and mounting hardware but other custom mounting configurations are also available.
Ring to order, meetings, gatherings, meals, and conferences. Boardroom Bells also make a great “sales bell”, providing a motivational and rewarding ring announcing a job well done! Hisey Boardroom Bells are manufactured as bright sounding 6 inch or 8 inch bronze bells mounted in a cherry or oak free swinging table stand. Polished on top and bottom with a matte finished center, the bell can be highlighted with your dedication or personalization, and can also be made with a logo.
Call any meeting to order and get everyone’s attention with a beautiful Hisey Table Bell. The Table Bell is a bright polished ships bell mounted on a cherry or oak base stand and comes complete with a matching wooden mallet. Available in 6, 8, 10, and 12 inch base diameters. Text dedications and personalization are cast into the bell at no extra charge. Logos can also be added. Table bells can also be used as boardroom bells, meal bells, sales bells, and counter bells. Add a real touch of class to your next meeting, your office, workplace, or gathering with a Hisey Table Bell.
Classic Hand Bells
Classic Hand Bells are a bronze bell with a domed shoulder and the broad foot design of the bells of ages past. Classic Hand Bells are a personalized hand bell with personalization or dedications of your choice cast in raised relief on the face of the bell. Available in 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6 inch base diameters with a cherry or oak handle. The Classic Hand Bell is a beautiful keepsake or gift for many different special occasions, very popular as wedding gifts, graduation gifts, baby gifts, retirement gifts, teachers bell, thank you gifts, and awards. Personalization and dedications are included in the price of the bell.
Personalized Hand Bells
Two and Four inch Personalized Hand Bells are made with your name, date, or dedication, and up to 40 characters in raised letters around the inside of the tuning bands near the base of the bell. Provided with a cherry or oak handle. Personalized Hand Bells are great for gifts and keepsakes. Personalized Hand Bells are a narrow shouldered, wide swept bell, that are cast this in this shape to give a very cheerful ring. The four inch bell sounds very much like a teachers bell and the two inch bell has a light twinkle of a ring. The Personalized Hand Bell is a beautiful keepsake or gift for many different special occasions, very popular for wedding gifts, graduation gifts, baby gifts, retirement gifts, as teachers bells, thank you gifts, and awards. Raised text personalization and dedications are included in the price of the bell.
Hisey School Bells are available in 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6 inch diameters. Handmade Hisey School Bells are a perfect fit for desk, shelf, table, or any application needing a bell. Hisey School Bells are a polished brass bell and have have a comfortable grip handle made of cherry or oak. Hisey School Bells are known for a loud, clear and bright musical ring. Hisey School Bells are hardworking bells, beautiful bells that are designed for everyday use. They are ruggedly made bells perfect for the school environment. They are also popular as track and swim meet lap bells. Hisey School bells are also used as playground bells, ward ringing bells, town crier bells, sales bells, gifts, and desk bells.
Garden Bell and Patio Bell
Hisey Garden bells and Patio bells are beautiful brass bells polished and personalized with your name date or message. Garden Bells are a narrow top, wide swept bell, that are cast this in this style to give a very cheerful and bright ring for all to hear. The 8 inch Garden Bell sounds very much like a classic dinner bell and the Patio bell has a lighter trolley bell sound. Each bell comes with ornate hanger, chain clapper, and hardware, and is ready to install and ring when it arrives. These bells as the names suggest are perfect for gardens, entryways, walkways, gateposts, wall mounted bells, deck posts, and garden posts. These bells have been featured in many home and garden publications and are very popular in enclosed courtyards at offices, hospitals, and homes. They are sometimes used as a lobby bells and sales bells. Garden Bells and Patio Bells make a perfect housewarming gift.
Contact Hisey Bells
David Hisey, Bellfounder
581 Capps Rd.
Greenfield, OH 45123
Phone (740) 333-7669
Please call, write, or e-mail, with any questions or specification you need for a Hisey Bell. Any order can be made over the phone, let us do the paperwork!
Hisey Bells are made in the USA