Rhino linings on truck

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by redoak77, Jul 20, 2007.

  1. redoak77

    redoak77 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    i posted this on plowsite as well, but it is not getting much traffic right now:

    Would it be possible to spray a rhino linings on the underside of a truck like on the frame. I understand that you wouldn't want to put it over any bolts or the such but i think might help with some rust issues. Am i just crazy, or might it work?
  2. Grits

    Grits LawnSite Silver Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 2,994

    Sure you can. They can spray that stuff on dang near anything. IF you got the money, they will spray it. I think it would work good.
  3. gavin478

    gavin478 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 139

    Yep, they can coat anything with it. I know a guy that has his race bike coated in it, it's a pretty unique look, not to mention durable as hell.
  4. P.Services

    P.Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,319

    how would you work on anything under it lines filters wires bolts keep the truck clean and spray a mix of trans fluid and gear oil on it if you must
  5. outlaw1960

    outlaw1960 LawnSite Senior Member
    from denver
    Messages: 307

    I see quite a few off-road vehicles, jeeps, 4-runners etc, completely covered. Looks cool and very durable, easy to repair.
  6. slclawn

    slclawn LawnSite Member
    from IN
    Messages: 71

    Hey just get it under coated. They spray a rubber coating all over the metal under the truck. Around here it is like $400.00 to get it done.
  7. EMJ

    EMJ LawnSite Member
    Messages: 200

    I have a friend who use Chain bar oil on the under side of his plow truck. He lives up north. It is a 1972 GMC Frame is as nice as new.
  8. dozerman21

    dozerman21 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,171

    This is the problem right here. You would have to mask off anything and everything that might need to come off to do maintenence or a repair. Also, the surface is supposed to be sanded first to make it stick. It would be pretty tough to get in all the tight spots.

    It's a good idea, I just don't know if it would work out. I've got Line-X in the bed of my truck. 5 years later I'm still very happy with it, and would buy it again.
  9. rfed32

    rfed32 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Hatboro
    Messages: 680

    sprayed the just about everything on a honda ex400 4 wheeler looked awesome...
  10. Waterscapes By Design

    Waterscapes By Design LawnSite Member
    Messages: 237

    For the underside of a truck it would be nice, I cant imagine what the bed of my truck would look like without it.............

    How bout for mower decks??? Anyone do that?? not a lot of stuff to get in the way and not very many nooks and crannies....

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