Our Riptide engine install saltwater motors can turn your leisure runabout into a bona fide fishing device without adding a motor to your deck. You get terrific electrical motor efficiency when it's time to stow the ski's and wakeboard and take out the rods and reels. The speed is controlled by an 18' corded remote that can be handheld or installed in your boat. It offers definitely variable speed in forward and reverse. The motor can be guided using your boat's guiding wheel or outboard tiller. This device runs on 24 volts
If fish had eyebrows, they 'd be raised looking at this Minn Kota Saltwater Engine Mounted (EM) motor, which provides the corrosion-resistant power of the Minn Kota Riptide without cluttering your deck with a traditional install. The EM motor installs directly on the cavitation plate of your outboard or I/O device, without any stowing or deploying needed. Since the motor remains out of sight, it will not disrupt your I/O motor and all at once keeps your deck clutter-free-- a convenient function for small boats. The Saltwater EM is likewise deterioration resistant thanks to its premium-grade marine alloys and aluminum upper arms. The motor's metals go through a stiff multi-step cleaning process prior to being anodized or coated with a special zinc dichromate armor plating. All parts are then completed with a durable 5 ml TGIC polyester, powder-coated paint. When all is stated and done, the motor offers unequaled deterioration security no matter where you prefer to fish.
The motor consists of a Weedless Wedge 2 prop that brushes weeds aside while protecting battery power.
Fishing motors by meaning should be peaceful, and absolutely nothing runs cooler or quieter than a Minn Kota. The motor features extra-large windings and commutators that dissipate heat, leading to a cooler operation, extended battery power, and a longer motor life. The motor's distinct bearing system, at the same time, reduces friction to cut fish-spooking sound, so they will not hear you coming as you travel into a channel. And the Saltwater EM comes requirement with Minn Kota's Digital Maximizer innovation, which helps the battery run up to five times longer on a single charge. Other features include an 18-foot corded remote speed control that lets you adjust your speed in both forward and reverse; sealed electronics housed in a fully waterproof control module installed listed below the deck of the boat; a Weedless Wedge 2 prop that presses weeds away without draining the battery power; and a two-year service warranty.
- Max thrust: 160 pounds
- Volts: 24
- Mount: Dual composite
- Shaft length: N/A
- Control: Outboard/engine steering
- Speeds: Variable