Rhino Lining

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Brian B, Oct 5, 2006.

  1. Brian B

    Brian B LawnSite Senior Member
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    does anybody have this in the bed of their truck? and how did it cost to get it installed and how long did it take?
     
  2. stumpjumper

    stumpjumper LawnSite Member
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    I have the Linex in mine. I believe they are virtually the same. I like it a lot better than the slide in liner I had in my last truck. The slidein was slick and would warp out of shape in hot weather. The Linex is very tacky, hardly anything will slide around. I have a friend who has had one in his truck for 6 years, looks just like it did when new.
     
  3. stumpjumper

    stumpjumper LawnSite Member
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    Almost forgot, mine was $425.00 in a shortbed F150, took around 1.5 hours to install and 24 hrs. recommended cure time.
     
  4. green_mark

    green_mark LawnSite Senior Member
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    We have lined all our vans and trucks with both the Linex and Rhino liners.

    The Rhino is softer and thicker than the Linex. However the Linex still wears very good.

    I guess we would choose the Linex over the Rhino by a small margin. Both are very good.
     
  5. Chop Stuff Up

    Chop Stuff Up LawnSite Senior Member
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    ditto. The rhino is a little bit more "grippy". We used both at my previous job inside full-size vans to keep whatever we had on the floor from moving around. I preferred the rhino because it worked better for that application. Stuff would still slide around with the line-x. I can see applications where someone would prefer the line-x, to make it a little easier to slide things in and out of the truck bed. The line-x felt a little more durable, but I'm not sure if it really was.
     
  6. MysticLandscape

    MysticLandscape LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Whats a 8ft bed go for, I gutta have mine done over the winter.
     
  7. Total.Lawn.Care

    Total.Lawn.Care LawnSite Senior Member
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    I do not have it in my truck, but I have wantd it for quite a while and will probably get it soon. From others that I know that have had it, they say that Linex is better and does not fade, or grey out as much. green_mark and clean_n_green would know better than I because I understand from their posts that they have had both. I will say this, if you have a red truck, do not color match the spray lining in red. It does fade to pink, I have seen it. I have a red truck and I will get black when I get mine. Other colors are not so bad, from what I understand.
     
  8. PerennialSuccess

    PerennialSuccess LawnSite Member
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    I had the bed on my Ranger sprayed (over the rails) with Line-X for $400, I imagine that a 8 foot full size would be closer to $475/500.
     
  9. Down2EarthLawns

    Down2EarthLawns LawnSite Member
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    I just had my 2006 F150 done with Line-x yesterday. 8 foot bed cost me $500. Duarable and lasts longer than Rhino.
     
  10. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
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    Don't these liners make it difficult to slide in a pallet of mulch or sod? We use the kind of pad that simply lays in the bottom and can be removed.
     

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