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Herculined the Bed

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by tacoman101, Sep 6, 2009.

  1. Sep 6, 2009 at 2:14 PM
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    tacoman101

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    today i finished up herculining the bed of my truck, i think it looks alot nicer than the old plastic one. Total cost was $103 and about 6 or 7 hours of labor:

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  2. Sep 6, 2009 at 2:16 PM
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    gupster88

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    looks sweet. good job :thumbsup:
     
  3. Sep 7, 2009 at 12:03 AM
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    Andrew H

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    looks good man. i did my bumpers and grill a little over a week ago. still waiting for the glossy look it has to fade away. well see how long that takes...
     
  4. Sep 7, 2009 at 5:43 AM
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    Janster

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    Looks good!
    I hope you were able to clean up and didn't get any on ya....
    It's definately worth it!!
     
  5. Sep 7, 2009 at 5:47 AM
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    375taco

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    nice job how much herculiner did u use
     
  6. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:03 AM
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    tacoman101

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    well i didn't exactly "clean up" very well:

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    but oh well:cool:

    i used a gallon of herculiner, it all came with a kit that included the gallon, two rollers, and a paint brush
     
  7. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:20 AM
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    tacoman101

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    i'll have to try it:D
     
  8. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:21 AM
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    375taco

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    gasoline might work or carb cleaner. haha that sucks bro. at least u know it will stick to your truck haha
     
  9. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:22 AM
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    chris4x4

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  10. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:32 AM
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    truck looks good.
     
  11. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:51 AM
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    i tryed gasoline but once the bedliner dries, it doesn't do anything. about a month ago when i herculined my fender flares i got alot on my hands, and it took about 3 weeks to finally fade off
     
  12. Sep 7, 2009 at 7:05 AM
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    i used my girlfriends pumice stone she had in the shower. just grinded that sh*t off my hands and forearms but it worked. left them feeling a little raw afterwards but no big deal. my skin had some sort of reaction to the herculiner too, just a little rash that cleared up in a few days.
     
  13. Sep 7, 2009 at 7:34 AM
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    hmmm, mabye i'll have to buy some of that in addition to the lava soap:D
     
  14. Sep 7, 2009 at 7:47 AM
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    sand paper might do. haha that sucks bro
     
  15. Sep 7, 2009 at 8:00 AM
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    Dang.. That stuff is a real bitch to remove too. I Herculined a transfer case skid for a friend yesterday. Jeans, a long sleave shirt, eye protection and latex gloves are a must.
     
  16. Sep 7, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    yea, well i know next time to wear the latex
     
  17. Sep 7, 2009 at 9:29 PM
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    sweeet, at least its not on your hootus.

    When i herc'd my flares, the gloss didnt go away until i ran the truck through a car wash a month later.
     
  18. Sep 7, 2009 at 9:32 PM
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    AlexForbesR6 My R6 Eats Me

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    that sh*t sticks like god's seman


    no joke

    but looks gooood!!
    and i bet its not slippy anymore:D
     
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