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Ninja Trolling Motor Grass Blade 2.0

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T-H Marine GFGG-MKL-DP G-Force Grass Goat Trolling Motor Weed Guard for Minn Kota (Large), Black

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Watersnake Tracer Transom Mount Trolling Freshwater Motor

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Newport L-Series 62lb Thrust Transom Mounted Saltwater Electric Trolling Motor w/ LED Battery Indicator (40″ Shaft)

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Intex Transom Mount Trolling Boat Motor

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Bullnose Rudder clamp on boat rudder fits a 1.125″ transom trolling motor shaft. Commonly used for, inflatable Pontoon, Pelican Bass Raider 10E, fishing Kayak, Canoe, Jon boat, etc. USA Manufactured

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How fast will a 40 lb thrust trolling motor go?

When you have a bigger boat, you will need the larger-sized motor. If you don’t, your boat won’t be able to hit anything.

What is a weedless trolling motor?

This 100% weedless prop features a patented design with swept back and flared blades that “wedge” weeds away while saving battery power. It makes moving through heavy vegetation easier. It can be used for a motor diameter of 3 to 5/8″. There is a prop nut, a pin and a washer in this picture.

How long can you troll with a 12 volt battery?

If the battery has a 100 Amp-hour rating and is powered by a 20 Amp motor, the battery will last five hours. A Minn Kota trolling motor can be used with any deep cycle marine 12-volt battery.

How long does battery last with 55lb thrust trolling motor?

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.

How many amp hours does a 30 lb thrust trolling motor use?

The Minn Kota Endura C2 30 Freshwater Transom Mounted Trolling Motor (30″ Shaft) model takes 32 Amps per hour to get 30 lbs of thrust, but this one can do 30 lbs of thrust in about 18 Amps per hour. The thrust of 40 to 45 lbs is roughly 29 Amps/HR instead of 42 Amps/HR.

How far below surface should a trolling motor be?

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.

Does it hurt a trolling motor to run out of water?

The motor won’t be affected by the water as much as it would be if it were submerged. There is no reason for a motor to be in the water. The battery may be wasted and the motor may be damaged by doing so.

Is a car battery OK for a trolling motor?

Will my car battery hold up? Car batteries are not a good idea.

Do you need a deep cycle battery for a trolling motor?

There is a need for a consistent energy supply so you should choose a dual-purpose battery. These are not the same as a starter battery in an automobile. Your engine will run over a longer period of time if you have consistent power supplies.

How do I know if I need a thrust for a trolling motor?

The weight of the boat is the most important factor to consider when selecting a motor. The first rule of thumb is that you want 2 lbs of thrust for every 100 lbs of weight. If you have a 3000lb boat that is fully loaded, the calculation is (3000/100) which is 60 lbs of thrust.

How big of a trolling motor do I need for a 16 ft boat?

The bigger the boat, the more thrust it needs to move through the water. The thrust of the motor is what it is rated by. A 55lb thrust motor works well for a boat that is between 12 and 16 feet in length.

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