Boat Superstition??

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by chernobyl, Jan 24, 2002.

  1. chernobyl

    chernobyl TRIBE Member

    Does anyone know if it is bad luck to change the name a boat was christened under?
    The boat was never register under the name it has now but still is it bad luck?
     
  2. Klubmasta Will

    Klubmasta Will TRIBE Member

    it doesn't matter whether the name is registered. once it's christened, you can't change the name.

    that particular superstition has been around far longer than the name registry has existed.

    why do you want to rename a boat? how bad could the name be?
     
  3. chernobyl

    chernobyl TRIBE Member

    we want to change it for sentimental reasons... my dad fixed up a 1950 something wooden Shephard(sp?) name Stardust, but he wants to rename it after our dog.
    So I guess it's a no go, you don't take chances with stuff like that huh?
     
  4. Soundstream

    Soundstream TRIBE Member

    It could be named "The Assman".

    You know what seems to be the most popular names for boats? "Mercury" and "Evinrude". Seems like there are tons of those around. Talk about unoriginal!

    Cheers ... Ian [​IMG]
     

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