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Is a bow mount trolling motor worth it?
A bow mount motor is the best option if you want to be able to move quickly. The bow mount motor has a larger feature set than the transom mount motor, with a wide range of control options.
How big of a bow mount trolling motor do I need?
The weight of the boat is the most important factor to consider when selecting a motor. The minimum thrust for every 100 lbs is 2 lbs. If you have a 3000lb boat that is fully loaded, the calculation is (3000/100) which is 60 lbs of thrust.
Can I mount a trolling motor on the bow?
It is possible to put a transom mount motor on the bow of the boat. The transom or bow of the boat is where the Pro Controll’s motor can be mounted.
How fast will a 86 lb thrust trolling motor go?
Depending on your boat shape, weight, water, wind, and other factors, the motor’s top speed can be as high as 4.5mph.
Is a 55lb thrust trolling motor big enough?
You’re definitely looking at investing in a 55lb thrust motor on a large vessel. If you’re going to be out on saltwater or moving against a current, it’s a good idea to go up from there.
How long will a 55 lb thrust trolling motor run?
The battery’s Amp-Hour rating is a factor in the runtime. The 55lb thrust motor has a 50ah battery that can run for an hour.
Where is the best location for a bow trolling motor?
If you can, you’ll want to position the shaft close to the centerline of the boat so that the bow mount motor can be mounted. This will make sure that your steering is not offset and that you don’t drift to one side or the other.
How far should a bow mount trolling motor be in the water?
The top of the motor should be submerged at least 12 inches under the water in order to ensure adequate power and to prevent noisy cavitation which will scare fish.
Do I really need a trolling motor?
During the day, trolling motor offers enhanced fishability. When you don’t want to start your boat’s engine, trolling motor is a great tool to move and maneuver your boat.