Gloss Vinyl Letters
It is important to understand the various types of finishes you can come to find on vinyl lettering. The most common is gloss, also called ultra glossy , smooth gloss, or simply glossy. The degree of glossyness will vary depending on the brand of vinyl you get. We can speak from experience after using almost 10 different brands product lines of vinyl what you can come to expect as far as glossy. Our cast Oracal 751 vinyl is one of the most glossy vinyls you can get on the market, that means your lettering will look as if it has a shiny clear coat on it! Only looking at the company name though will not be enough determine what the final coating will look like as the product lines will vary in glossy appearance.
Gloss vinyl lettering is great for windows, doors, glass surfaces, boat, car, truck, van, and just about whatever else that exposed to the outdoors. Where you run into issues with glossy lettering is when you expose it to the indoors. The lights from inside can annoying reflections that should be avoided. Use our wall lettering for a matte finish when working indoors.
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