Measuring and Planning
How wide and how long is your pontoon boat deck?
90% of the
pontoons built before 2008 were 96”
(8’) wide. But, just to be sure
measure the width, some older Crest
and JC pontoons were 8’6”. How long
is your deck? Not the pontoon tubes,
but the deck. Decks are usually
sheets of 4’ wide plywood and are
We are not a custom manufacturer.
If you can-not assemble the configuration of the pontoon fence you want from out stock pieces,
we unfortunately can not help.
Our fence is modular and can be
bolted together in varying lengths
but the width’s are generally
limited to 8’ or 8’ 6”. Our fence
packages are approximately 93” or
If you are putting a new fence playpen on an old boat, don’t be constrained by the layout of the old fence. Modern boats have larger stern seating areas with less seating in the bow. Design your new playpen with the side gates further forward to allow more seating in the stern. If you have special needs like a wider gate for a wheelchair, we can handle it.
These are the first four things
you’ll want to decide about your new
Width and length, Paneling on the outside or inside, and what color fence paneling.
It is the responsibility of the installer to mount and secure replacement pontoon fence in a safe manner that conforms to
Coast Guard and local safety standards. Pontoonfence.com supplies only general guidelines as to how replacement fence
should be installed. Generally our fence is sold to replace old pontoon fence. If the old fence was installed properly, the new
fence should be also. But, it is up to the installer to make certain that it is installed safely, with no loose parts, sharp edges, etc.
Safety pinch guards (supplied) must be installed on gates.
Pontoonfence.com is not responsible for fence improperly or unsafely installed.