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Cool Truck Wraps!!!

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by creativedesigns, Sep 12, 2008.

  1. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    Here are some pics of what seems to be a recent "Trend" in Ottawa. Vinyl wraps on trucks! I think its cool:cool: advertisement, but what do you think about the cost of it?

    For an F-350 extended cab dually $ 850 for the artwork, then $ 3,200 to $ 3,400 per truck!!!

    What do you guys think about this? Is it worth it? Opinions please!:waving:

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  2. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    more..........

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  3. mulcahy mowing

    mulcahy mowing Senior Member
    Messages: 718

    one thing is for sure it looks sharp! Im sure it would pay for itself rather fast though.
     
  4. syzer

    syzer Member
    Messages: 95

    Im about to have this done to my little estimate car which is a Smart Passio =). Cant wait to get it moving!
     
  5. BlackIrish

    BlackIrish Senior Member
    Messages: 890

    I think it looks awesome , way cheaper than big yellow page ad.
    How do you keep it looking good? It has a life of 3-4 yrs.
     
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  6. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    There must be a wax or something to keep it from fading?
     
  7. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    That Looks Amazing!!
     
  8. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,737

    I'll be the odd one. I don't like it.

    I think it looks to "busy", sure it gets attention but do you get what it says as it goes past you? I think your normal window or door lettering is much more effective and much cheaper.
     
  9. stroker79

    stroker79 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,802

    Im with ya Mark.

    Wraps CAN look good but I like cars/trucks too much to make them look like a circus.
     
  10. 350-CHEVY

    350-CHEVY Member
    Messages: 81

    i agree

    way to busy to notice what the name and number of the company even was
     
  11. LawnProLandscapes

    LawnProLandscapes PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,129

    i agree with you too, theres way too much going on there, it was hard for me to see what the name was and such and that was just sitting there looking at a pic not even driving by... also seems to be a waste of money, id rather get lettering done on a truck with a logo and have it be simple and look 'cleaner' and easier for customers to recognize and read. . . the only thing i like vinyl wraps on is snowmobiles, theres a company that does a lot of the sno x'ers sleds and they look hot( blair morgans honeycomb wrap, mike islands bud light wrap)
     
  12. ch973934

    ch973934 Senior Member
    Messages: 132

    I think they look pretty busy too. But I do have to say Muir's Landscaping's look sweet. I would have to say those are the only ones I do like a lot.

    CH
     
  13. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,733

    I like them best on trailers........I've seen some really good wraps on trucks. But IMO, those are WAY to busy.
     
  14. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,737

    Since I can't edit my first post, the prebbel f150 doesn't look half bad, the landscaping ones are the ones I don't like.
     
  15. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    i for one like it!

    it's not necessarily "reading" the advertisement that a customer need's to do, most of the time it is name reorganization or in this case logo familiarity.

    PJ
     
  16. bigearl

    bigearl Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    THe louder the better! when you do it you need for evryone to notice it
     
  17. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,046

    It would be cheaper to hire some hot blonde to ride around topless in your truck. Now that will get you some attention.:D
     
  18. bigearl

    bigearl Senior Member
    Messages: 393

  19. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
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  20. jayman3

    jayman3 Senior Member
    Messages: 372

    tymusicI am with everybody on this one I like it simple and to the point,they are very busy.But everybody has there own opinion.