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Changing of boat name on blue hull?

In the search for a new boat, I have come across a couple of potentials with blue hulls.

How hard would it be to change a (I assume) painted boat name on a painted blue hull?

Boat is a Bene with a hull painted from the factory.
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If the hull is blue gelcoat, and the name is painted on, you can often use Easy Off oven cleaner to remove the name.
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gonna have to buff the gelcoat out real good once you remove the name, more than likely there will be some fading to minimize.
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Also don't forget to perform the boat DE-naming ceremony
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Best known and respected is John Vigor's Interdenominational de-naming ceremony.
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Lads,

Thansk for your help.

we used the de-naming / re-naming procedure on the current ship.

It was succesful, I think. She still floats. Did float 0.5 hr ago when I went down to check on her and had me a wee Macallan...

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