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I haven't personally done it, but I've heard it absorbs heat big-time.. There are other alternatives that won't get as hot (nylon covering, neo-mats).. It is also permanent, and I've heard it makes simple repairs to a boat next to impossible, so once you do it there's no turning back.. I have a nylon covering in my boat and love it.. It doesn't get hot in the summer at all and has good traction
 

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You can get the kits from the auto parts store and brush/roll it on yourself much cheaper. You can get diff. Colors and definitely go light. My brother did the inside of a 14 ft blue in for under $100. Only problem, he used black. It does get hot.
 

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I'm guessing u want this for slip resistant ? i just recently redid my 16ft for duck hunting and when i painted with my 2nd coat on the floor i added 2 cups of sand in the paint to give rought surface for slip resistance ...

 

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I can't speak about the heat or how it would hold up on an aluminum boat, but I used the Rustoleum bed liner in the cab of my pickup. I would go that route any time. It's an epoxy paint and 2 coats held up like iron. There was just enough anti-skid mixed in the paint that I never had a problem with traction.
 
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