View Full Version : Bimini top?

james yarosz
12-10-2006, 04:51 PM
I'd like to have a small bimini to shade the driver and passenger that is easily removable so I can put the cover on.I have an 03 Outback LS.Looking for recomendations. thank's.

12-10-2006, 06:39 PM
does your ls have a tower.

if so, get the tower bimini, not get the boat/windshield bimini.

either way your dealer can get you one.

aprrox 500

james yarosz
12-10-2006, 08:46 PM
No Tower. I'd rather buy somewhere besides the dealer.Any other suggestions? I've seen the factory bimini and it just doesn't look like it's worth $500. jmo

12-11-2006, 09:35 AM
James, there are many places online that sell bimini's. Also Barts and Overtons carry them.

james yarosz
12-11-2006, 05:39 PM
I was just looking for one someone else had allready bought and were happy with it.

12-12-2006, 10:00 AM
And if they muck up the install, they'll make it right...
If you muck it up, what then?

james yarosz
12-12-2006, 04:36 PM
iboats.com has one for $200.For the $300 difference(plus having to got it out if the barn and tow it 40 miles...twice)I'll install it myself.I've drilled plenty of holes already,no problems so far. :D

12-20-2006, 03:37 PM

I bought one from Overton's a couple years ago for a stern drive I had at the time. I bought the sharkskin material. I was very happy with it. It's critical to follow their instructions for measuring width and height though so that you order the right size. Installation is easy. Tip: when drilling holes in the gelcoat, use a sharp drill bit and drill in reverse. It takes longer to drill the hole but you won't chip the gelcoat.

Hope that helps.