DormSmart Living Blog: Best Dorm Trunks and Dorm Footlockers To Take To Your College Campus... Get the Dorm 411!

July 30, 2010

Best Dorm Trunks and Dorm Footlockers To Take To Your College Campus... Get the Dorm 411!

by Christi Leslie, Founder & CEO of
Creator of

At, we searched high and low for the best college dorm trunk and footlocker... here it is and why:

College Dorm Trunk - Rhino Armor Trunk Large 32 x 18 x 14

College Dorm Trunks and Footlockers, like our Rhino Armor Trunk Large, are one of those multi-purpose must have college dorm essentials to take to campus this fall or even to camp to use as secure storage or as dorm furniture, such as a coffee table, an end table, dorm seating… just use your imagination!

At DormSmart, we selected the Rhino Armor Trunk Large as one of our top choices as the perfect college dorm trunk or dorm footlocker because it is conveniently sized and ruggedly built, strong enough to stand on. All Rhino Armor Trunks are hand crafted and American made, constructed from the highest quality components: waterproof, dent proof, scratch proof exterior 1000d Cordura sheathing that’s laminated over 3/8" Baltic Birch hardwood plywood (beware of sites selling cheap imitations that use 1/4" materials or don't even mention the materials... these storage trunks are cheap substitutes and won't be as durable - invest wisely).

These college dorm trunks are easily stowed in your college or camp dorm room and can be securely locked to insure the safety of your personal items or college dorm essentials! Even better, our Rhino Armor Trunks Large are stocked in 18 amazing colors, so pick the one that best matches your dorm d├ęcor! All our Rhino Armor Trunks weigh about 20% less than steel dorm trunks yet they are just as strong and more durable.

The Rhino Armor Trunk Large specifications:

•Exterior Dimensions: 32" L x 18" W x 14" H

•Interior Dimensions: 31.25" L x 17.25" W x 13.25" H

•Storage Capacity: 4.13 cubic feet

•Weight: 27 lbs.

Our College Dorm Trunks, Quality Constructed Rhino Armor Trunks Feature:

•Armor Exterior laminated over 3/8" premium grade Baltic Birch hardwood plywood.

•Entire frame and interior constructed of smooth 3/8" premium grade Baltic Birch hardwood plywood throughout.

•No paper or plastic lining anywhere. Therefore, you’ll never have a problem with peeling or tearing.

•The Rhino Armor 1000d Cordura sheathing ensures that Rhino Armor Trunks have the most durable exterior available in the trunk industry.

•18 stock colors.

•Strong hand-crafted construction using both old world trunk making skills and advanced aviation rivet technology. Steel aircraft rivets are used to ensure durability.

•Heavy duty proprietary nickel plated steel latches and hardware.

•Heavy duty nickel plated steel lid hinges plus a nickel plated steel lid stay for keeping the lid propped open.

•Tight fitting steel tongue and groove lid to base closure to keep out moisture, dirt, insects, odors, etc.

•Stylish lockable nickel plated steel trunk lock has a loop for attaching a padlock.

•Genuine leather handles.

•Each Rhino Armor Dorm Trunk comes with 2 nickel plated steel universal wheel adapter plates already mounted on the side of the trunk. This allows you to easily add or remove Rhino’s specially designed 200 pound rated wheels to your trunk anytime you want, anywhere you want in a matter of seconds.They’re extremely easy to use! No tools are needed, nor does the trunk need to be lifted to install them. Best of all, these advanced design wheels do not add any extra height to the trunk. Even with the wheels on, the storage trunk is stackable.

•Lifetime warranty – free non-cosmetic repairs for the life of the trunk.

•American craftsmanship.

1 comment:

  1. These dorm trunks are great! They can be customized to include wheels, trays, laptop safes... in multiple colors and sizes!