How to Measure the Width of Your Bimini Top

Choosing the right width is the most important size aspect of your bimini top. You’ll want to make sure you don’t end up with an 8 foot bimini if you have an 8 1/2 foot wide boat.

Our tip – figure out where you’re going to mount your frame along the port and starboard sides of your boat. Then measure the distance between the two mounting positions. That distance should be the width for the frame you select.

How to measure the width of your bimini top.

How to measure the width, length, and height of your bimini top.

Sometimes it can get tricky if you have a sport boat with a side windshield or if you’re not exactly sure where it’s going to be mounted. If you have additional questions, feel free to call us at 574-594-3033 or email us at