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Minn Kota Maxxum Bow Mount Trolling Motor

   

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24

65 LBS

42"

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Max65

Speed:
Variable

Type:
Bow Mount
  • $649.99

  • SKU: 2172055

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12

55 LBS

42"

Description:
Max55

Speed:
Variable

Type:
Bow Mount
  • $599.99

  • SKU: 1108438

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The Minn Kota® Maxxum Bow Mount Trolling Motor, a Bass Pro Shops® exclusive, pairs strength and safety for a motor you'll appreciate with every outing. Its heavy-duty Maxxum Mount is the strongest bow-mount system in the world and features Minn Kota's exclusive Bowguard 360°™ Breakaway Mount to break away on impact from any direction and reset automatically for added motor protection. A Weedless Wedge™ 100% weedless prop with patented swept-back design brushes away weeds while preserving power. The Minn Kota Maxxum 65' Control Bow Mount Trolling Motor produces 65 pounds of thrust and boasts an indestructible 42" composite shaft that's stronger than steel and bears a lifetime guarantee against breaks, kinks, or corrosion. The lighted directional indicator ensures a clear view of motor position in any light. A streamlined foot pedal with ergonomic design provides all-day comfort, and the Digital Maximizer™ allows up to 5 times the running time on a single charge through infinitely variable power control.

  • Indestructible composite shaft: Pound for pound, stronger than steel Heavy-duty Maxxum Mount: The strongest bow-mount system in the world
  • Bowguard 360° Breakaway Mount: Breaks away on impact from any direction and automatically resets itself
  • Streamlined foot pedal: Easy to use and ergonomically designed for all-day comfort
  • Weedless Wedge: 100% weedless prop pushes weeds away
  • Lighted directional indicator allows you to quickly determine your motor position
  • Digital Maximizer: Provides up to 5-times longer run time on a single charge
Minn Kota® Maxxum® Bow Mount Trolling Motors 4.2 5 33 33
Great Deal Great trolling motor for the money. I would recommend this trolling motor to anyone. August 10, 2011
2nd Time was the charm Bought a MAXXUM 80/SC/HAND from BPS in O-Town. Got in on the special that included free installation. 1st day on the lake it operated perfectly for the first hour then started making a loud humming/buzzing noise. I called BPS and the store manager took care of everything...he ordered me a new one and they installed it again for free. The new one is fine. At higher speeds it is louder then I anticipated it would be but it is quiet at normal trolling speeds. Cuts through weeds very well. Thanks to BPS for being a class act as always! July 21, 2011
great motors bought 55lb and 80 lb thrust great motors. great in weeds. well built June 27, 2011
Minn Kota best there is I have used both Motor Guide and Minn kota trolling motors and Minn Kota is simply the best there is bar none. June 12, 2011
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The details or discription does not mention lift assist, is this standard, if not where can I find this to install?
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Mine does not have any lift assist - you have to pull it up with a cord. It also needs to be turned slightly by hand to stow it properly.
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WHAT IS VARIABLE SPEED?

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I am going to buy a maxxum trolling motor but i want to know what is the variable speed.
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Variable speed allows you to adjust the speed from 0 to 100 percent vice having just five speeds. It allows you to go super slow or full speed. It's like a dimmer switch on your lights in your home.
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Variable speed could be compared to a rotary dimmer switch you may have on the wall in your house; a smooth turning wheel in the foot pedal without definite "clicks". Non-variable is normally a 5 set speed motor with a set point for each speed or 5 "clicks". Minn Kota also incorporates the Maximizer into the variable speed units which is supposed to prolong battery life by pulsing power to the motor. I believe the non-variable units do not have the maximizer and the soft start feature.
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Does the soft start feature of the Maximizer hinder blowing weeds and grass off the prop? I can see drifting into some green stuff and when you hit the pedal to move, there isn't enough spin to get the grass to fly off. I've heard this mentioned as an issue but don't know if it's true...
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This does very well in grass. Better than the motorguides I have had.
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I have a Motorguide 12v Pro Series TM bow mount. Will the Maxxum mount fit the Motorguide holes by any chance. Also, can the Maxxum use existing wiring.
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I have 12 voit system now, I'd like to move up to a 24 system..What type of wiring to use..Is the 24 voit a 3 wire system, the 12 voit is only 2 wires. What size wire is recommended for the 24 voits..such as A #12, or #14 size wire..what size fuse to use..
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Some 24V systems use a three wire if the motor is designed to be either 12V or 24V otherwise the 24V is usually a two wire. You should be considering a heavier gauge than 12 or 14 even though you actually have a lower amperage load with the 24V than the 12V. Ohms law is relative here with the lower amperage as well as the line drop in voltage you will have coming from the batteries to the motor which at times could be near 19 - 20 feet depending on the boat. Many rigs see at least 8 ga. or 6 ga. to compensate for the line drop which should not exceed 5% in voltage to the motor
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Yes. On mine it's a toggle switch on the left side of the control. Has to be changed by hand. Constant turns the motor on but you still can control the speed with the dial on the footpad. Manual allows on and off as you press the button on the footpad at whatever speed is set on the dial.
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Yes, on the side of the foot pedal.
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Yes. The switch is on the side of the foot pedal.
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What kind of plug come on the maxx70? 2 prong/3 prong?
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no plug comes with troller
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Two prong. My old motor had 3. The extra was a jumper line. Just taped it off, and used 2 lines
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The packaging weight of this item is 70.4 pounds. This trolling motor should weigh approximately 60 to 65 pounds. Thank you!
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