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Old    Joe Mc D (jmcdanie)      Join Date: Oct 2009       11-05-2009, 12:00 PM Reply   
I am just wondering if anyone out there name their wakeboard boats? (actually put lettering on the back to name it)

Is there a length requirement to realistically name your boat? (and not seem like a douche)

If you have named your boat, What type of boat and what name did you used?

I figure that maybe I can start up something a little fun since nobody has added to the BOAT BUN THREAD lately and it seems to have died and work is a little slow today.
Old    Billy (woreout)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-05-2009, 12:04 PM Reply   
The hardest part about naming your boat is telling your parents that your gay.
Old    Jim Zarin (jimmy_z)      Join Date: Jun 2009       11-05-2009, 12:05 PM Reply   
Let me get my popcorn.

Stay tuned......
Old                11-05-2009, 12:07 PM Reply   
If you have to ask yourself "am I going to be a douche if I do this" then the safe answer is don't do it.
Old    Jeff Polivka (wakesurfer08)      Join Date: Sep 2008       11-05-2009, 12:12 PM Reply   
My boat was givin a name...MasterCraft
Old    Joe Mc D (jmcdanie)      Join Date: Oct 2009       11-05-2009, 12:23 PM Reply   
I figured that is what the responses would be, but I am sure there are people out there that named their Wake boat...gotta be...

Though, I am not sure they would say anything on this thread given the responses so far...
Old    David Williams (wakeworld)      Join Date: Jan 1997       11-05-2009, 12:25 PM Reply   
Wow, pretty harsh guys! :-(

Joe, you just don't see it much with wake boats, but there are a few out there. I've always kind of thought that was more of a yacht thing.
Old    Andrew Taft (taft)      Join Date: Jul 2006       11-05-2009, 12:31 PM Reply   
Ever seen one of these hanging from the back of a truck?

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I have that hanging from my rudder, with the lettering "Stugots" on the back of the boat.

Ya it's pretty sweet.

(Message edited by taft on November 05, 2009)
Old    Joe Mc D (jmcdanie)      Join Date: Oct 2009       11-05-2009, 12:32 PM Reply   
David, I do think of boats with names as being one of two types of boats.

Yachts - So they can say welcome to 'xxxxxxxx' like it is a small city on the water or something.

Fishing Boats - So the news reporter can just simply say 'xxxxxxx' sank off the Coast this morning.

Have not seen it on many wake boats, but would think someone with an addictive personality would possibly name their boat "Liquid Addiction' or something, but it sounds like people think that if you name it something like that, it still translates to "Butt Pirate"

Old    Joe Mc D (jmcdanie)      Join Date: Oct 2009       11-05-2009, 12:37 PM Reply   
I would not care what others think either Hate...I think it is a good name especially for the antics that occur while on the boat!

One of the girls that rides on my boat never wants to jump the wake or anything, but after about 2 or 3 adult beverages, she is tearing it up without a care in the world....so your boat name holds true in many cases!
Old    Paul (psudy)      Join Date: Dec 2003       11-05-2009, 12:37 PM Reply   
people name boats over 26ft, so they can register them with the USCG instead of the state.
Old    dhcomp (dhcomp)      Join Date: Jun 2003       11-05-2009, 12:38 PM Reply   
If its less than 25 or 30 ft, i say stick to the name the MFG gave it when they made it.

THat being said, there are some guys with some cool sayings on their boats.....but really, how many times to you have to see "its 5 oclock somewhere" or "rum bucket" on the back of a boat?
Did see a cigarette boat called "Moisture Missle" in tahoe, that was pretty sweet.....but it was a $300k 35' boat.

I say pass. Call it whatever you want, just dont' put the name on the back.
Old    Billy (woreout)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-05-2009, 12:39 PM Reply   
You have black nuts?
The lettering should say
"blackballed"
Old    Chasin7 T (chaser)      Join Date: Sep 2006       11-05-2009, 12:40 PM Reply   
someone want to dig up the thread on this same topic a while back where the guy asked for help naming his boat? I would love to re-read that thread. I think "Sausagesetter" was the unanimous winner. :-)
Old    Robert Mitchell (2006maliblue)      Join Date: Mar 2009       11-05-2009, 12:47 PM Reply   
I had a name on the back of my boat for one season, but I removed it after me neighbor's 6 year old daughter told him he wanted to go on the boat and asked what "WAKE SL^T" was. I actually loved it! I'll dig a photo up if I can find one!
Old    Robert Mitchell (2006maliblue)      Join Date: Mar 2009       11-05-2009, 12:50 PM Reply   
Found a pic!

wakes
Old    Billy (woreout)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-05-2009, 12:57 PM Reply   
BTW andrew nice looking boat in your profile.
Old    Hate N Pain (hatepain)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-05-2009, 1:04 PM Reply   
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Well I posted this earlier but my verbiage must have been a little to harsh. Lets try this, I don't give a CARE what anyone else thinks.
Old    Joe C Sellers (joecs)      Join Date: Oct 2008       11-05-2009, 1:05 PM Reply   
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Old    Bill K (bill_airjunky)      Join Date: Apr 2002       11-05-2009, 1:18 PM Reply   
Whatever makes your boat YOURS.

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Old    D C (dirwoody)      Join Date: Apr 2003       11-05-2009, 1:55 PM Reply   
Hate - We named ours the same thing, yours is the only other one I've seen with that name.

Everybody else can hate away on us, but everybody that's been on our boat loves it
Old    Dan DuLong (wakeitnofakeit)      Join Date: Jan 2009       11-05-2009, 2:03 PM Reply   
I like mine,Upload It was actually in the december issue of Wakeboarding mag.
Old    Sam Ingram (wakeboardsam)      Join Date: Jun 2008       11-05-2009, 2:09 PM Reply   
Fish Nautique!
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Actually we call it the Golden Calf...
Old    Jos (jtnz)      Join Date: Sep 2007       11-05-2009, 4:20 PM Reply   
Our boat came with a name. Not sure who named it though, but I think it looks good.

Our other boat (smaller fishing boat) my Nana named before she died so that one is 'Adventure' for the rest of it's life.
Old    reality check (reality_check)      Join Date: Nov 2009       11-05-2009, 6:04 PM Reply   
I've been thinking of copying this classy Delta local...

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Old    Hate N Pain (hatepain)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-05-2009, 6:21 PM Reply   
Sun Diego!!! It's Germanic ya know?
Old    Nick in the TC (nick_in_ssp)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-05-2009, 6:24 PM Reply   
My boat had a name on it when I bought it "Huge Crank" I removed that after about 5 minutes from purchase.
Old    Jeff Lever (leveraged)      Join Date: Oct 2009       11-05-2009, 6:34 PM Reply   
i wont do it when i get mine but "Wet Dreams" would be a good one.
Old    wake_addict (radikal)      Join Date: Feb 2004       11-05-2009, 11:29 PM Reply   
wakeohlic is a good one for my because i think i am both of them
Old    Dennis Costa (dejoeco)      Join Date: Apr 2003       11-06-2009, 6:39 AM Reply   
How about "Jumpin Jack Flash"
Old    Jarrod Perkins (jperkinsttu)      Join Date: Mar 2008       11-06-2009, 6:58 AM Reply   
I can think of a name I would like to give a lot of boats that I see.

"No Experience Necessary"
Old    Charlie Koch (cwkoch)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-06-2009, 7:10 AM Reply   
I saw a big cabin cruiser named "Off-Shore Drilling" with a little cartoon character running a jack hammer.... I liked that one, but you need to have a "stabbin' cabin" to pull that off!
Old    Hunter (hunterw)      Join Date: Mar 2008       11-06-2009, 7:38 AM Reply   
There is a guy around here that is a Pharmacist and his house boat is called "Drug Money".
Old    Keller Wall (kbob)      Join Date: Aug 2009       11-06-2009, 7:49 AM Reply   
I saw a lawyer's boat on Conroe called "Crime Pays."
Old    Charlie Koch (cwkoch)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-06-2009, 7:52 AM Reply   
My cousin's friend has an old wood boat named "Morning Wood" ...
Old    Dennis Costa (dejoeco)      Join Date: Apr 2003       11-06-2009, 7:57 AM Reply   
A good contractor
Old    Dennis Costa (dejoeco)      Join Date: Apr 2003       11-06-2009, 8:19 AM Reply   
This is a good contractorUpload
Old    Tim (srock)      Join Date: Mar 2002       11-06-2009, 8:24 AM Reply   
I asked a guy about his boat name "Plan B". He said "Plan A" was to buy a wedding ring.
Old    Scott (chilidog)      Join Date: Dec 2007       11-06-2009, 8:56 AM Reply   
My brother named this one the "White Knuckle"

then it got stolen before he ever took it out....



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Old    pacifichigh (pacifichigh)      Join Date: Jun 2008       11-06-2009, 9:16 AM Reply   
Never Again II
Old    Charlie Koch (cwkoch)      Join Date: Aug 2006       11-06-2009, 10:02 AM Reply   
"Never Again II"

I love it! That's one that some people might have to think about a little bit...
Old    Todd Goin (tgoin)      Join Date: Apr 2009       11-07-2009, 5:06 AM Reply   
My boat is called "My Favorite Child". There are no stickers for this - but it is embroidered on the speaker sox.

My oldest daughter actually suggested the name.

It gets a lot of chuckles and strange looks.
Old    Kevin Hoye (wakebrdr38)      Join Date: Sep 2006       11-07-2009, 7:33 AM Reply   
My boat (86 sn 2001) doesnt have the name on it, but everyone calls her Maggie May because she's my older woman and we all would be thinking about riding when it was late september and we should be back in school (referencing the Rod Stuart song)
Old    Stephen Higgins (srh00z)      Join Date: Jun 2003       11-07-2009, 8:10 AM Reply   
Wayne Huizenga's daughter who runs the company Waste Management has a boat named "Business Stinks" I thought the rule was you named boats that have a port of call.
Old    Keuka (flwa)      Join Date: Jul 2007       11-07-2009, 10:46 AM Reply   
"SUCK MY WAKE"-
Go with that.
Old    Jeremy (wake77)      Join Date: Jan 2009       11-07-2009, 10:59 AM Reply   
**Edited line from 40-Year old virgin**

"You know how I know your gay?"

--"You named your wakeboat"
Old    Jason (black_ops_09)      Join Date: May 2009       11-07-2009, 9:07 PM Reply   
Jeremy, you summed it up...this one was funny. I have seen that Rivers End boat..WV...funny
Old    Bill K (bill_airjunky)      Join Date: Apr 2002       12-31-2009, 5:41 PM Reply   
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Just thought it was funny.

Happy F'n New Year!
Old    Dan DuLong (wakeitnofakeit)      Join Date: Jan 2009       01-01-2010, 7:53 PM Reply   
Bill I like it.
Old    John Anderson (pucktowake)      Join Date: May 2007       01-01-2010, 11:04 PM Reply   
Parks says A name is almost as important as registration decals he said it should be mandatory to name your boat lol
Old    BB (hockey9)      Join Date: Mar 2009       01-02-2010, 9:17 AM Reply   
How did't anyone notice in the Sausagesetter that David Hasselhoff is on duty! HAHA
Old    David Miller (otown_dave)      Join Date: Dec 2007       01-02-2010, 11:32 AM Reply   
cause we've seen the picture before in the other "Name my boat thread" ,Check that one for a laugh
Old    allen mabee (2literwheezer)      Join Date: Jan 2010       01-02-2010, 12:39 PM Reply   
i really wish this wasnt my first post but, my old 88 bayliner was the dirty sanchez everyone either loved it or hated me for it. oh well
Old    David Miller (otown_dave)      Join Date: Dec 2007       01-02-2010, 1:44 PM Reply   
whoops,
Old    Andrew"Jet"Mitchell (andrewjet)      Join Date: Jan 2003       01-02-2010, 10:20 PM Reply   
Dont do it..just walk away..
Old    Mattt (motorcitymatt)      Join Date: Feb 2007       01-05-2010, 7:50 PM Reply   
Seriously.... Don't Do it.
Old    Bu Coo (brett564)      Join Date: Jul 2006       01-06-2010, 2:43 AM Reply   
Sausagesetter never gets old.
Old    Ricardo (gunz)      Join Date: Sep 2001       01-06-2010, 7:47 AM Reply   
FRED

F'n Rediculous Economic Disaster

Old    Rob.B (rbeckei)      Join Date: May 2007       01-06-2010, 7:51 AM Reply   
Wife wanted to name our boat "The Yellow Bus"

I said, "NO F@#&EN WAY"
Old    Tyler Steeb (tsteeb)      Join Date: Aug 2006       01-06-2010, 7:43 PM Reply   
i think shane bonifay named his boat the panty dropper or something like that when he had it wrapped
Old    Jeff Lever (leveraged)      Join Date: Oct 2009       01-06-2010, 10:02 PM Reply   
"wet dreams"
Old    Matt Foell (vr6mole)      Join Date: Feb 2009       01-07-2010, 4:15 AM Reply   
We had two ideas. "Joint Custody" or "Liquid Diet"
The boat is shared between me and a friend.

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