This is an interesting article written by Dave Kresge (author of the Bimini Guide book). In it he discusses the pros and cons of making the trip from the US to Bimini on his 17-foot boat.
We're not sure Dave has all his marbles intact but there's some excellent advice for boats of any size. You can view the full article here.
Last we spoke to Dave he was threatening to come over on his 13-foot skiff. The man just doesn't learn...
Small boat to Bimini