Canvas Designers Inc. Riviera Beach, FL

Project Details

Fabric 1

Producer: Glen Raven Custom Fabrics LLC
Supplier: Trivantage LLC

Design Name
Bob Renna

Design Company
Canvas Designers, Inc.

Fabrication Name
Canvas & Metal Departments

Fabrication Company
Canvas Designers, Inc.

Graphics Name
CAD Department

Graphics Company
Canvas Designers, Inc.

Project Manager Name
Bob Renna

Project Manager Company
Canvas Designers, Inc.

Installation Name
Corey Degroff/Jim LaPointe

Installation Company
Canvas Designers, Inc.

Please describe the project specifications

We fabricated a three piece removable EZ2CY enclosure, a Bimini Top with connector and cushions that can be folded and stowed away.

What was the purpose of this project? What did the client request?

The clients wanted a removable enclosure and shade structure which could be folded back.

What is unique or complex about the project?

California style dodger with three piece removable EZ2CY enclosure, attaching to arch and deck with a track system. It includes a three bow Bimini with a 1.25” stainless steel frame in front of backstays, covering forward end of the cockpit. The Bimini has hard legs on aft bow and Gemini hinged side tensioning bars so it can be folded, allowing for sun bathing or star gazing from forward cockpit. There is a removable connector piece from back side of arch to front end of the Bimini.

There is a one bow Bimini extension covering helmsman’s area that zips to the aft end of forward Bimini. This one bow Bimini can remain up providing shade for the helmsman even when the forward cockpit Bimini is folded. This top also has Gemini hinging side tensioning bars which allow it to be folded as well.

The canvas is Sunbrella Ocean Blue, sewn with Lifetime thread. Zipper pockets are included so that all canvas can be easily removed.

What were the results of the project?

The client ended up with a product that was attractive, flexible and functional.

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