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Old 01-04-2011, 06:27 AM
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Default Matching Mineral Gray LINE-X?

I have a 2010 Mineral grey sport with about 7,000 miles , im pretty hard on it truck bed duty wise. Im hauling alot of stone, gravel, busted up concrete, dirt, etc, etc. And the bed is taking a beating.

Interested in the line-x, but im not sure if the traditional black linex will look with the grey body, how would i go about getting a color match? do I have to bring in a color code to the line-x guy , or do they pretty much eye ball it? I'd like it to be as close as possible.

But while im at it, anybody have pics of black line x and matched line x with a mineral grey body?


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They just match it there, the color code is inside the door. It is 200 bucks extra over the black, which here runs 425 & 625
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What 916Timmy ^^^^ said. That's exactly what they do.
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agreed with timmy but the standard black would look just as good
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Heres the regular black
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here is the line-x website
http://www.linex.com/gallery/index.php

click on the AUTOMOTIVE image for pictures of truck beds
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I think the black would look better. The gray will look like a faded black. On a side not, if you are throwing that much heavy crap in the bed maybe you should consider a plastic drop in. The plastic will prevent denting and beating up your bed. I've carried rocks and gravel in mine and it has scrapped the plastic in a few places but it holds up probably better than metal will.
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While I don't like the plastic liners normally, they do have their use and like Ram15002ndgen said they do protect the bed from dents and heavy things better than the spray in liners.

But is you are in and out of it a lot, they are slippery too.
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I don't know about the current drop ins, but when I bought mine 13 years ago I got one with a slip resistant finish. I got a Pendaliner and it has a texture so things dont slip around. I walk on it while its wet and I'm washing the truck and have never slipped. I'm sure there are others out there that have this feature but I know the Pendaliner has held up for 13 years of use and abuse.
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i would just go with the standard black. its inside the bed. its not going to look bad if thats what your worried about. your plastic liner is black correct? my truck is red with the black spray in. i even went and did my rocker panels with the uplo raptor bed liner kit.
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