Riptide Fortrex Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor 62" Shaft 80 lb.Thrust
Mouse Over to Zoom
-
Click to Enlarge
Video

MINN KOTARiptide Fortrex Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor 62" Shaft 80 lb.Thrust

$1,299.99

In stock online.
Only 1 in stock!

Add extra coverage from the date of purchase beyond the manufacturer’s warranty.  View Details

Model # 12066569 | Mfg # 1363641UPC # 29402032075

Specs

Riptide Fortrex Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor 62" Shaft 80 lb.Thrust

Name Value
Controls Tilt Control
Length 62 Inches
Best Use Saltwater
Mount Type Bowguard 360°
Speeds Variable
Voltage 24 Volts

Product Overview

Not for sale online in Louisiana.

MINN KOTA Riptide Fortrex Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor

Riptide motors are built saltwater tough, with premium-grade marine alloys, including aluminum upper arms that are impervious to rust. Metals undergo a rigid multi-step cleaning process beforebeing anodized or coated with a zinc dichromate armor plating. All components are then finished with a durable powdercoat paint for excellent protection against corrosion.

Variable speed models feature Maximizer technology that provides up to five times longer run time on a single charge. Motor removes quickly and easily for safe storage. Easily detaches for added convenience with quick-release bracket (sold separately).

Features:
  • Lift-Assist Mount: Patented Lift-Assist Design cuts the weight of stow and deploy in half. Features a stainless steel, nitrogen gas-charged spring.
  • Removable Bowguard 360°® Bracket: Breaks away on impact from any angle and automatically resets itself, giving you uninterrupted fishing. Plus, its dual bearing system eliminates noise and the entire mount is easily removable.
  • Mono-Arm Design: Made of extruded, anodized aluminum with solid one-piece construction that helps your trolling motor run quieter, with less wear for longer life.
  • Counter-Tension Stabilizer: An integrated spring in this mount applies force whether the trolling motor is stowed or deployed. That translates to a trolling motor with no play, no give, reduced steering torque and years of silent operation.
  • Advanced Corrosion Protection: Riptide® motor lower unit housings are grit-blasted, then coated in aluminum to prevent oxidization and rust. Then, a final layer of powder coat paint provides the ultimate protection.
  • Push-to-Test Battery Meter: Press a button on the trolling motor head to get an instant status of battery life you have left.
  • Digital Maximizer™: Provides up to 5 times longer run time on a single battery charge. These variable speed trolling motors let you dial in your exact speed, and they deliver only as much power as you need, helping to conserve your battery for a full day of fishing.
  • Weedless Wedge™ 2 Prop: With swept-back flared blades to power through anything without battery-draining chopping and hacking, the Weedless Wedge™ 2 is one of the most trusted props in fishing.
  • Indestructible Composite Shaft — Guaranteed for Life: At the core of your Minn Kota trolling motor is an indestructable composite shaft. It's a Minn Kota exclusive, and we guarantee it for life.
  • Cool, Quiet Power: Every Minn Kota lower unit runs cool to extend trolling motor life, and stays quiet.
  • What's Included: Riptide Fortrex 80 lb. 62" motor, MKP-33, Hold Down Strap, Stabilizer and Mounting Hardware
 WARNING: This Product can expose you to chemicals including Di(2-ethylhexyl)plthalate, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Advice

The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.

Related West Advisor Articles

Reviews

Product Q & A

RETURN TO TOP