Top 10 Freshwater Trolling Motors for January 2021

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MotorGuide 940800211 Xi5 Wireless Freshwater Bow Mount Trolling Motor — 48-inch Shaft, 55-Pound Peak Thrust — Sonar & GPS, Black
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MotorGuide 940800211 Xi5 Wireless Freshwater Bow Mount Trolling Motor — 48-inch Shaft

55-Pound Peak Thrust — Sonar & GPS, Black

by MotorGuide
What We like

Versatile 12-volt motor has a maximum draw of 52 amps and is recommended for boat lengths of 14-18 feet

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Product Features

  • Built-in 83/200 kHz sonar transducer delivers industry-leading clarity and detail to identify more fish and structure
  • Improved, low-profile mount features corrosion-resistant construction, and unique stow and deploy mechanism aligns and guides motor into stowed position and secures it in place
  • Motor is Pinpoint Gateway compatible to connect to Lowrance, Simrad, and Mercury VesselView Multi-Functional Displays for complete on-screen controls of the motor functions
  • Pinpoint GPS is the industrys most accurate GPS, provides 3 times precision control and a tighter hold on your anchor point
  • Operate from anywhere in the boat with standard Pinpoint GPS remote and wireless foot pedal

Pinpoint gps is the industrys most accurate gps, provides 3 times precision control and a tighter hold on your anchor point Motor is pinpoint gateway compatible to connect to lowrance, simrad, and mercury vesselview multi-functional displays for complete on-screen controls of the motor functions Improved, low-profile mount features corrosion-resistant construction, and unique stow and deploy mechanism aligns and guides motor into stowed position and secures it in place Built-in 83/200 khz sonar transducer delivers industry-leading clarity and detail to identify more fish and structure Operate from anywhere in the boat with standard pinpoint gps remote and wireless foot pedal Motor delivers 55 pounds of peak thrust and has a 48-inch-long composite shaft with a 3-blade machete iii glass-filled propeller

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MotorGuide 940700210 Xi3 Wireless Freshwater Trolling Motor - Xi3-54FW 48
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MotorGuide 940700210 Xi3 Wireless Freshwater Trolling Motor

Xi3-54FW 48" Pontoon, 12-Volt

by MotorGuide
What We like

Innovative mount features easy-to-read LED dashboard that lets you quickly check the status of four key functions in any light conditions

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Product Features

  • Freshwater motor delivers 54 pounds of peak thrust and has a 48-inch-long composite shaft with a 3-blade Machete propeller
  • SecureStep system lets you stow and deploy the motor safely and easily by stepping on the release lever from a comfortable standing position
  • Wireless remote control lets you precisely operate the motor from anywhere on the boat
  • This 12-volt motor has a maximum draw of 52 amps
  • Efficient motor provides best-in-class quiet operation thats up to 40 percent quieter than the leading competitor

Wireless remote control lets you precisely operate the motor from anywhere on the boat Freshwater motor delivers 54 pounds of peak thrust and has a 48-inch-long composite shaft with a 3-blade machete propeller Efficient motor provides best-in-class quiet operation thats up to 40 percent quieter than the leading competitor Securestep system lets you stow and deploy the motor safely and easily by stepping on the release lever from a comfortable standing position This 12-volt motor has a maximum draw of 52 amps

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Minn Kota Terrova Freshwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor with 60-Inch Shaft and i-Pilot GPS (24-Volt, 80-Pound)
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Minn Kota Terrova Freshwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor with 60-Inch Shaft and i-Pilot GPS (24-Volt

80-Pound)

by Johnson Outdoors
What We like

The Minn Kota Terrova features an easy-to-deploy system of fallaway ramps that effortlessly slide the trolling motor into the water, plus a spring-loaded Lift-Assist design for easy stowing.

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Product Features

  • 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.
  • This Minn Kota Terrova has a 60-inch shaft length, features 80 pounds of thrust (24 volts), and includes a heading sensor, mounting hardware and cabling, and i-Pilot GPS system.
  • 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.
  • The i-Pilot system allows you to control your motor from the color touchscreen remote or from a virtual remote on your Humminbird fish finder (sold separately).

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. 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. The i-pilot system allows you to control your motor from the color touchscreen remote or from a virtual remote on your humminbird fish finder (sold separately). This minn kota terrova has a 60-inch shaft length, features 80 pounds of thrust (24 volts), and includes a heading sensor, mounting hardware and cabling, and i-pilot gps system.

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Minn Kota Terrova Freshwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor with 54-Inch Shaft, and i-Pilot GPS (12-Volt, 55-Pound)
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Minn Kota Terrova Freshwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor with 54-Inch Shaft

and i-Pilot GPS (12-Volt, 55-Pound)

by Johnson Outdoors
What We like

The Minn Kota Terrova features an easy-to-deploy system of fallaway ramps that effortlessly slide the trolling motor into the water, plus a spring-loaded Lift-Assist design for easy stowing.

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Product Features

  • The i-Pilot Link system allows you to control your motor from the color touchscreen remote or from a virtual remote on your Humminbird fish finder (sold separately).
  • 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.
  • This Minn Kota Terrova has a 54-inch shaft length, features 55 pounds of thrust (12 volts), and includes i-Pilot remote, lanyard, heading sensor, MKP-32 prop and mounting hardware.
  • 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.

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. 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. This minn kota terrova has a 54-inch shaft length, features 55 pounds of thrust (12 volts), and includes i-pilot remote, lanyard, heading sensor, mkp-32 prop and mounting hardware. The i-pilot link system allows you to control your motor from the color touchscreen remote or from a virtual remote on your humminbird fish finder (sold separately).

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AQUOS Black Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 54
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AQUOS Black Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 54" Shaft Bow Mount Electric Trolling Motor Lightweight

Variable Speed, with Foot Control for Bass Fishing Boats Freshwater and Saltwater Use

by AQUOS
What We like

The wireless remote control fits into the palm of your hand easily or can be attached around your neck or belt with a lanyard. You can conveniently control the motor on the boat or shoreside with the farthest 164 feet distance, at the same time the wireless remote control can be recharged with a USB cable on power bank when necessary. This item comes with a 14.7 feet cable wired foot control, can not only release your hands when fishing but also provide precise and easy operation.

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Product Features

  • Cruise control keeps your boat at the desired speed by using wireless remote control to press on the speed up or down button then you can focus on fishing all the way, but you might have to manually correct the direction from time to time due to wind or current, meanwhile you can adjust the speed when you need. And if you turn the motor 180 degrees of rotation and it will push the boat in reverse direction.
  • Comfortable to carry the motor with the ergonomic lifting handle, makes you take the motor off the car or boat effortless in every using time. And the stow and deploy pedal can be depressed with a single hand or foot and makes transitioning between in the water and on the boat quickly, so you can save more strength to reel in the big ones. The easy-to-use depth collar lets you change depths quickly, simply, securely. When you find depth, locks in tight to keep your motor right where you want it
  • Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 48" Shaft Bow Mount Trolling Motor is designed and engineered to run quieter than ever before. It's so quite that the fish will never hear you coming. With variable speed will let you dial in your desired speed and provide more precise, smoother adjustments plus improved control. Moreover the variable speed is the lower power consumption of the motor, it can increase battery life quite a bit at any speed. Also the trolling motor suitable for boats weighing up to 4000LBS
  • Haswing Cayman 80LBS 48 Shaft bow mount trolling motor can be set up both in fresh water and salt water, its designed to have excellent corrosion resistance, using a sacrificial anode that protects important metal components. The 60-inch stainless steel shaft makes it easy for different types boat, meantime please hold on the motor shaft before adjust motor depth to avoid slide.

Comfortable to carry the motor with the ergonomic lifting handle, makes you take the motor off the car or boat effortless in every using time. and the stow and deploy pedal can be depressed with a single hand or foot and makes transitioning between in the water and on the boat quickly, so you can save more strength to reel in the big ones. the easy-to-use depth collar lets you change depths quickly, simply, securely. when you find depth, locks in tight to keep your motor right where you want it Haswing cayman 80lbs 48 shaft bow mount trolling motor can be set up both in fresh water and salt water, its designed to have excellent corrosion resistance, using a sacrificial anode that protects important metal components. the 60-inch stainless steel shaft makes it easy for different types boat, meantime please hold on the motor shaft before adjust motor depth to avoid slide. Haswing cayman 24v 80lbs 48" shaft bow mount trolling motor is designed and engineered to run quieter than ever before. it's so quite that the fish will never hear you coming. with variable speed will let you dial in your desired speed and provide more precise, smoother adjustments plus improved control. moreover the variable speed is the lower power consumption of the motor, it can increase battery life quite a bit at any speed. also the trolling motor suitable for boats weighing up to 4000lbs Cruise control keeps your boat at the desired speed by using wireless remote control to press on the speed up or down button then you can focus on fishing all the way, but you might have to manually correct the direction from time to time due to wind or current, meanwhile you can adjust the speed when you need. and if you turn the motor 180 degrees of rotation and it will push the boat in reverse direction.

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White Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 60
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AQUOS White Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 60" Shaft Bow Mount Electric Trolling Motor Lightweight

Variable Speed, with Foot Control/Quick Release Bracket for Bass Fishing Boats Freshwater and Saltwater Use

by AQUOS
What We like

The wireless remote control fits into the palm of your hand easily or can be attached around your neck with a lanyard. Conveniently control the motor on the boat or shoreside with the farthest 164 ft distance, meanwhile the wireless remote can be recharged with a USB cable on power bank when necessary. Quick release bracket can help you to install/remove the motor easily. The 14.7 ft cable wired foot control, can not only release your hands when fishing but also provide precise, easy operation.

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Product Features

  • Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 60" Shaft Bow Mount Trolling Motor is designed and engineered to run quieter than ever before. It's so quiet that the fish will never hear you coming. With variable speed will let you dial in your desired speed and provide more precise, smoother adjustments plus improved control. Moreover the variable speed is the lower power consumption of the motor, it can increase battery life quite a bit at any speed. Also the trolling motor suitable for boats weighing up to 4000LBS
  • Cruise control keeps your boat at the desired speed by using wireless remote control to press on the speed up or down button then you can focus on fishing all the way, but you might have to manually correct the direction from time to time due to wind or current, meanwhile you can adjust the speed when you need. And if you turn the motor 180 degrees of rotation and it will push the boat in reverse direction.
  • Haswing Cayman 80LBS 60 Shaft bow mount trolling motor can be set up both in fresh water and salt water, its designed to have excellent corrosion resistance, using a sacrificial anode that protects important metal components. The 60-inch stainless steel shaft makes it easy for different types boat, meantime please hold on the motor shaft before adjust motor depth to avoid slide.
  • Comfortable to carry the motor with the ergonomic lifting handle, makes you take the motor off the car or boat effortless in every using time. And the stow and deploy pedal can be depressed with a single hand or foot and makes transitioning between in the water and on the boat quickly, so you can save more strength to reel in the big ones. The easy-to-use depth collar lets you change depths quickly, simply, securely. When you find depth, locks in tight to keep your motor right where you want it

Cruise control keeps your boat at the desired speed by using wireless remote control to press on the speed up or down button then you can focus on fishing all the way, but you might have to manually correct the direction from time to time due to wind or current, meanwhile you can adjust the speed when you need. and if you turn the motor 180 degrees of rotation and it will push the boat in reverse direction. Haswing cayman 24v 80lbs 60" shaft bow mount trolling motor is designed and engineered to run quieter than ever before. it's so quiet that the fish will never hear you coming. with variable speed will let you dial in your desired speed and provide more precise, smoother adjustments plus improved control. moreover the variable speed is the lower power consumption of the motor, it can increase battery life quite a bit at any speed. also the trolling motor suitable for boats weighing up to 4000lbs Comfortable to carry the motor with the ergonomic lifting handle, makes you take the motor off the car or boat effortless in every using time. and the stow and deploy pedal can be depressed with a single hand or foot and makes transitioning between in the water and on the boat quickly, so you can save more strength to reel in the big ones. the easy-to-use depth collar lets you change depths quickly, simply, securely. when you find depth, locks in tight to keep your motor right where you want it Haswing cayman 80lbs 60 shaft bow mount trolling motor can be set up both in fresh water and salt water, its designed to have excellent corrosion resistance, using a sacrificial anode that protects important metal components. the 60-inch stainless steel shaft makes it easy for different types boat, meantime please hold on the motor shaft before adjust motor depth to avoid slide.

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AQUOS Black Haswing 24V 80LBS 54
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AQUOS Black Haswing 24V 80LBS 54" Shaft Bow Mount Electric Trolling Motor Portable

Variable Speed, with Quick Release Bracket for Bass Fishing Boats Freshwater and Saltwater Use, Quiet Operation

by AQUOS
What We like

Comfortable to carry the motor with the ergonomic lifting handle, makes you take the motor off the car or boat effortless in every using time. And the stow and deploy pedal can be depressed with a single hand or foot and makes transitioning between in the water and on the boat quickly, so you can save more strength to reel in the big ones. The easy-to-use depth collar lets you change depths quickly, simply, securely. When you find depth, locks in tight to keep your motor right where you want it

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Product Features

  • Haswing Cayman 24V 80LBS 48" Shaft Bow Mount Trolling Motor is designed and engineered to run quieter than ever before. It's so quiet that the fish will never hear you coming. With variable speed will let you dial in your desired speed and provide more precise, smoother adjustments plus improved control. Moreover the variable speed is the lower power consumption of the motor, it can increase battery life quite a bit at any speed. Also the trolling motor suitable for boats weighing up to 4000LBS
  • The wireless remote control fits into the palm of your hand easily or can be attached around your neck or belt with a lanyard. You can conveniently control the motor on the boat or shoreside with the farthest 164 feet distance, at the same time the wireless remote control can be recharged with a USB cable on power bank when necessary. Quick release bracket can help you to install/remove the motor easily.
  • Haswing Cayman 80LBS 48 Shaft bow mount trolling motor can be set up both in fresh water and salt water, its designed to have excellent corrosion resistance, using a sacrificial anode that protects important metal components. The 60-inch stainless steel shaft makes it easy for different types boat, meantime please hold on the motor shaft before adjust motor depth to avoid slide.
  • Cruise control keeps your boat at the desired speed by using wireless remote control to press on the speed up or down button then you can focus on fishing all the way, but you might have to manually correct the direction from time to time due to wind or current, meanwhile you can adjust the speed when you need. And if you turn the motor 180 degrees of rotation and it will push the boat in reverse direction.

Cruise control keeps your boat at the desired speed by using wireless remote control to press on the speed up or down button then you can focus on fishing all the way, but you might have to manually correct the direction from time to time due to wind or current, meanwhile you can adjust the speed when you need. and if you turn the motor 180 degrees of rotation and it will push the boat in reverse direction. The wireless remote control fits into the palm of your hand easily or can be attached around your neck or belt with a lanyard. you can conveniently control the motor on the boat or shoreside with the farthest 164 feet distance, at the same time the wireless remote control can be recharged with a usb cable on power bank when necessary. quick release bracket can help you to install/remove the motor easily. Haswing cayman 80lbs 48 shaft bow mount trolling motor can be set up both in fresh water and salt water, its designed to have excellent corrosion resistance, using a sacrificial anode that protects important metal components. the 60-inch stainless steel shaft makes it easy for different types boat, meantime please hold on the motor shaft before adjust motor depth to avoid slide. Haswing cayman 24v 80lbs 48" shaft bow mount trolling motor is designed and engineered to run quieter than ever before. it's so quiet that the fish will never hear you coming. with variable speed will let you dial in your desired speed and provide more precise, smoother adjustments plus improved control. moreover the variable speed is the lower power consumption of the motor, it can increase battery life quite a bit at any speed. also the trolling motor suitable for boats weighing up to 4000lbs

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MotorGuide 940700140 Xi3 Wireless Freshwater Trolling Motor (Xi3-45FW 48
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MotorGuide 940700140 Xi3 Wireless Freshwater Trolling Motor (Xi3-45FW 48"

12-Volt)

by MotorGuide
What We like

Easy to read LED dashboard

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Product Features

  • Large release lever triggers both stow and deploy functions from a standing position for easy and safe operation
  • Whisper quiet operation
  • Visual and audible cues indicate when the motor is locked in the stowed position
  • Compact hand-held remote controls the Xi3 from anywhere on the boat

Compact hand-held remote controls the xi3 from anywhere on the boat Large release lever triggers both stow and deploy functions from a standing position for easy and safe operation Whisper quiet operation Visual and audible cues indicate when the motor is locked in the stowed position

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Aquos Black Haswing 24V 80LBS 60
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Aquos Black Haswing 24V 80LBS 60" Shaft Bow Mount Electric Trolling Motor Portable

Variable Speed for Bass Fishing Boats Freshwater and Saltwater Use, Energy Saving, Precise Control, Quiet Operation

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Motorguide X3 Trolling Motor - Freshwater - Foot Control Bow Mount - 70lbs-45
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Motorguide X3 Trolling Motor

Freshwater, Foot Control Bow Mount, 70lbs-45"-24V

by MOTORGUIDE
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MPN: 940200110

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