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Plasti Dip a plow???

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by ss502gmc, Sep 16, 2014.

  1. ss502gmc

    ss502gmc Senior Member
    Messages: 473

    So I'm just now hearing of this product plasti dip. Has anyone attempted using this stuff on there plows or spreaders? It sounds like a great idea but I'm a big skeptic on a lot of things. I'm gonna start sanding welding and painting my 8ft MM2 this weekend as it's seen better days and was considering spraying this stuff on my plow after it's painted as a secondary protectant. Any comments are welcomed. Thanks guys.
  2. leigh

    leigh PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,968

  3. Do It All Do It Right

    Do It All Do It Right Senior Member
    Messages: 231

    I know someone who have used a spray on bed liner on their dump after they were already exposed to salt. A few years later he had a liner skin with no steel. The truck was washed several times prior to being coated. The idea sounds plausable on a new unit but it would add weight. A good factory e coat seems to last for 5 to 7 years, but depends on what you are plowing. Snow or pikes of garbage.
  4. maxwellp

    maxwellp PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,112

  5. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,392

    Last year was plowslick to anti-slip this year.

    I would think that would give the snow and ice something to bite on.
  6. ScubaSteve728

    ScubaSteve728 Senior Member
    Messages: 458

    plasti dip would prob not last and wear off and gets brittle in the cold
  7. snowish10

    snowish10 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,079

    plasti dip wont last with the snow.
  8. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,868

  9. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    Won't work. It's a cosmetic thing and not very durable
  10. CMC Alpine

    CMC Alpine Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    Yup I put some on a flatbed and it was peeling a week later.
  11. john r

    john r Senior Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 239

  12. MajorDave

    MajorDave Senior Member
    Messages: 943

    Its exact same stuff as por15 or Bill Hirsch's Miracle Paint - only with the recycled tires for traction...great stuff.