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Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor

Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 3.
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SKU: 013380837 Item: 1363446
Minn Kota The Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor features large windings and commutators and a 62" composite shaft. Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor
013380837 1029.99 USD

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The Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor is designed with large windings and commutators that dissipate heat for cool operation, extended battery power and long motor life. The motor features a 62" composite shaft that is stronger than stainless steel and resists breaking, kinking and corrosion. The electrical connections are sealed with liquid-tight, heat-shrink tubing to keep out saltwater, and the premium-grade marine alloys and aluminum upper arms are finished with 5-mil TGIC polyester, powder-coat paint for corrosion protection.

Features and Benefits
  • For boats up to 25'
  • Large windings and commutators dissipate heat for cool operation, extended battery power and long motor life
  • Extended tiller offers comfortable control
  • Weedless Wedge 2 prop wedges weeds away with swept-back, flared blades
  • Marine-grade urethane fully encapsulates the control boards to protect the electronic circuitry
  • Electrical connections are sealed with liquid-tight, heat-shrink tubing to keep out saltwater
  • Premium-grade marine alloys and aluminum upper arms finished with 5-mil TGIC polyester, powder-coat paint for corrosion protection
  • 62" composite shaft is stronger than stainless steel and resists breaking, kinking and corrosion
  • Digital Maximizer delivers a precise amount of power and variable speed control for extended battery life and reduced heat
  • Bearing system reduces friction for quiet operation
  • Bowguard 360° mount provides smooth operation
Specifications
  • Mount location: Bow
  • Intended use: Saltwater
  • Breakaway mount: Yes
  • Speeds: Variable
  • Steering style: Extended tiller
  • Amp draw: 56
  • Shaft length (in.): 62
  • Manufacturer warranty - general: 2 years
  • Thrust (lb.): 80
  • Volts: 24
What's in the Box
  • Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor
  • Owner's manual
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not good I bought this item a month ago. Mounted and wired it up. Worked great for the first use. Got home charged battery's for next trip. Got to the water won't work at all no noise no clicking nothing at all. Take it back home and run load test on batteries check for voltage at the plug and all the way to the trolling motor had an excess of 24 volts so everything should be fine. I call minn Kota and they try to tell me that low voltage probably fried the board. Not possible because I don't have low voltage. Anyways now I have to take it off and take it to a place for "warranty" repair after one use! Not convenient at all especially when you barely have time to fish let alone take your stuff to get worked on all the time.
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for Bay boats Great motor for my 24ft Bay Boat...even in strong currents and winds this motor has no problem in getting me where I need to go.
Date published: 2014-06-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lots of power This trolling motor works great on my 16ft Keylargo. I used to have a 54lb motorguide and I will never go back. Minn Kota makes the best on the market
Date published: 2014-06-25
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Can I get this motor in the 52 inch shaft length?

Asked by: Captain la
Hello Captain la, At this time, we do offer the Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor (SKU:011263282) (Item #1363447) which has a 52 inch shaft. To view this motor please click on the following link: http://www.academy.com/shop/pdp/minn-kota-riptide-80-saltwater-bow-mount-trolling-motor#repChildCatid=133578 Inventory availability and pricing are subject to change, please contact your local Academy Sports + Outdoors store directly or our Customer Service Center at (888) 922-2336 for current availability and pricing. We are available Monday - Sunday from 7:00 am - 12:00 am (CST) and you may, also, reach us by live chat 24 hours a day / 7 days a week.
Answered by: smartinez
Date published: 2016-11-18

What model # is this Trolling motor? I'm looking for a RT 80 SM/BG 24 Volt 80# Thrust.

Asked by: Steve Wilson
Hello Steve Wilson, The Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor is model number 1363446.
Answered by: KimberlyR
Date published: 2016-09-07

Can the motor be removed from the Bow Guard mount quickly for storage like the latch and door model? DMP

Asked by: Don Parker
Hello Don Parker, The Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor features the Bowguard 360° mounting bracket which breaks away on impact from any angle and automatically resets itself - protecting your motor and your boat, so you can fish without worry. Plus, its dual bearing system eliminates noise to keep you silent on the water. This model does not feature the Latch & Door mounting bracket.
Answered by: KimberlyR
Date published: 2016-08-24

Is quick release mount available for this motor 

Asked by: GaryMc
Hello, GaryMc. At this time we do not offer a quick release mount for the Minn Kota® Riptide 80 Saltwater Bow-Mount Trolling Motor. Please check back at a later date.
Answered by: KimberlyR
Date published: 2017-01-27
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