Custom vinyl lettering comes on a coated release liner and is held in place for installation with "application" tape. Application tape allows you to see the cut graphics. Die-cut vinyl lettering can range in size from 3/8" to 48". We have several standard vinyl colors to choose from. We have 2 levels of vinyl to choose from. Medium term (calendared vinyl) and Long term (cast vinyl). Calendared vinyl has an outdoor life of 1-3 years and cast vinyl has an outdoor life of 5-7 years.