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Re: Strip: registration stickers
In Response To: Strip: registration stickers ()

: OK...I see all these beautiful pics of your wooden kayaks and very
: very few with any kind of registration markings. I just picked
: up new reg. today in MN and have to put 2 big blue stickers on
: mine. One each side. Uggg. Is it just MN or you guys finding
: loopholes?

The registration process for home-built boats is involved, convoluted, and difficult in Ohio. My boat looks nice, but it's for paddling. They have an "alternate registration" that allows a single sticker with a number on it. On a sea kayak it's supposed to go on the bow, but I put mine on the aft deck. They will also let you put it on a "plaque" that is "permanently attached" to a deck line if you ask the right person at the right watercraft office. Since the skin of a SOF is not permanent they "let" you do that. This part is not difficult, it's the HIN that's difficult.

If it were me I'd call around to a couple of offices and see what they say.

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