Originally Posted by vintageray
All markings must be at least 4" high. The boat's name does not have to be 10" high. Currently the CG Vessel Documentation Center is processing applications in ten weeks. If you look up the requirements for the number on your vessel, you'll find that a number in permanant marker won't pass muster.
We moored about 100 ft from a CG station and had them do a Safety inspection
this spring and they said that Perminate marker soked into the bulkhead teak
behind the salon
cushon was very good, they did say that it would not be good if the wood was varnished or if it was fiberglass