For oracal products the adhesive on 631 vinyl is clear water based removable adhesive while 651 is clear solvent based permanent adhesive.
Oracal vinyl vs cricut vinyl.
It is perfect for making temporary designs like indoor wall decals.
Cricut vinyl is easy to use great quality and can be found online and in stores.
Oracal 631 is the most popular vinyl to use with cricut and silhouette cutting machines.
I thought this would maybe play into the outcome of some projects i made but it actually didn t seem to matter at all.
Permanent outdoor vinyl is perfect for outdoor signs car decals mugs or other items that will go through the dishwasher most permanent vinyl has a glossy finish but not all oracal 641 is a matte vinyl with a permanent adhesive permanent vinyl can be removed but it may do damage to walls paint etc.
Cricut cutting area is limited to a 12 x 24 mat while the cameo can cut up to 12 x 10 feet in length.
Oracal 651 is a good choice for custom mug decals.
It is great for indoor use on any smooth surface that won t need to be washed or handled too much.
I also noticed that the oracal 631 vinyl has a matte finish whereas the cricut vinyl is a little glossier but not like a high gloss.
We have this vinyl on mugs which has lasted for many years and that s with being washed in the dishwasher.
The silhouette cameo can cut materials without a mat.
Oracal 631 removable adhesive vinyl is exactly what it sounds like.
631 is just like the regular cricut and silhouette brand vinyl but it is more affordable easier to cut weed and lasts longer on your finished product.
Two big differences between 631 and 651 vinyl that you should pay attention to are the finish and the adhesive.
By cutting without a mat in the cricut you do have a higher risk of damaging your machine or getting vinyl wrapped around the rollers resulting in a mess.
Just something to note.
Oracal permanent vinyl was used for these cute arrows for girls camp.
Oracal 651 black adhesive craft vinyl for cricut silhouette cameo craft cutters printers and decals 12 x 12 sheets gloss finish outdoor and permanent 25 sheets 4 8 out of 5 stars 220 24 99 24.
It is often found on sale at stores like michaels hobby lobby joann s.
Best removable indoor vinyl top choice.
Both 631 and 651 are both calendered vinyls as opposed to cast vinyl.
The oracal vinyl was much heavier than the cricut vinyl.
The regular cricut vinyl is this kind of removable vinyl.