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TORQEEDO Travel 503 Electric Outboard Motor, Short Shaft

Model # 12101812Mfg # 1140-00


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Product Description

Perfect for daysailers up to 1,650 pounds, tenders, dinghies and duck boats, this motor sets a new standard for quiet, lightweight and ecologically-friendly propulsion. With a built-in ultra-efficient, lithium-manganese battery pack, Torqeedo Travel outboards deliver power and range. (Range varies depending on speed, conditions and boat type. (Range varies depending on speed, conditions and boat type. At full throttle, run time is 42 minutes; slower speeds result in up to six hours or more!)

The Travel 503 is completely waterproof, clean and easy to use with push-button starting and a four-function display that shows percentage of battery power remaining, speed over ground and remaining range. Speed and range are calculated using an integrated GPS receiver. An audible signal warns you when the battery charge drops to 30%. The smallest carbon footprint of any propulsion motor.

  • Input Power Watts: 500 (input)
  • Volts: 29.6
  • Output Power Watts: 220 (1.5hp propulsion power; 2hp equivalent thrust)
  • Integrated Battery: 320 Watt hour lithium-manganese (11 Ah @29.6V)
  • Max. Propeller Speed in RPM: 700
  • Steering Type: Twist tiller
  • Gearing: F-R continuously variable
  • Weight: 28.4lb.
  • Warranty: Two years manufacturer limited 
Battery Run Time
 Speed (mph) Range (nm/m)Run Time (hrs)
Slow speed2.312.8/14.76:20
Half throttle3.46.4/7.42:08
Full throttle4.62.8/3.20:42



Travel 503 Electric Outboard Motor, Short Shaft

Battery Life 1 hr full-throttle 2 hrs half-throttle
Battery Type Internal
Input Power 500W
Comparable Horsepower 1.5 HP
Output Power 220W
Shaft Length 23"
Remote Control Yes
Thrust 40 lbf
Voltage 29.6V
Weight 28 lbs

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