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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #15 on: February 15, 2021, 07:56:48 AM »
I have the Ultera on my 27: Jama. The auto deploy is the real deal. I can unhook my boat, back down, hit the brakes and hit the remote. It will deploy, I can steer it away from the ramp anchor it and go park my truck. Head to the dock and retrieve my boat with my remote. The spot lock works great and the 36 volt motor at 112 lbs of thrust has plenty of power for a 10' wide, 27' long boat even on windy days. Lock the 9.9 straight and use the auto pilot mode to steer the front of the boat

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #16 on: February 15, 2021, 08:02:19 AM »
Now you know this only works if you turn the power to the motor on first.... :yike:  I have the ulterra also.

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #17 on: February 15, 2021, 08:24:47 AM »
Very good point. Sounds like a voice of experience

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #18 on: February 15, 2021, 09:54:34 AM »
That and DO NOT leave the batteries in the $100 remote for your Terrova. Did that this winter with it facing down so all the juice went into the circuitry. Oops.
I upgraded everything on my boat a few years ago and have often said if I could go back and could only do one thing it would be the minn Kota Terrova trolling motor with I-Pilot.
Actually I would do the Riptide Terrova for saltwater on a removable mount to swap between boats.

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #19 on: February 15, 2021, 10:07:36 AM »
Want I'm ulltera on my 17ft alumaweld, anyone have fabricating done to mount? After fishing with a guy the has the ulltera I'm sold on them. Spot lock is the best

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #20 on: February 15, 2021, 10:16:29 AM »
I originally had mine mounted In My Leelock mount. I made a bracket that mounts to the side now so I can use my anchor as well and not switch it out

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #21 on: February 15, 2021, 10:18:08 AM »
More pics

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #22 on: February 15, 2021, 10:20:38 AM »
More pics coming. I have poor cell service.

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #23 on: February 15, 2021, 10:21:52 AM »
Another one

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #24 on: February 15, 2021, 10:25:47 AM »
I also used the MKR26 plug. So nice I also switched all of my downriggers to the same plug

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #25 on: February 15, 2021, 10:27:09 AM »
Plug pic

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #26 on: February 15, 2021, 10:28:30 AM »
Those poor people in your boat look miserable! They are having such a horrible experience their faces are twisted up into big smiles! Shame! Shame!
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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #27 on: February 15, 2021, 10:30:52 AM »
That was a fill the boat with shrimp day and turn over 500 back

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #28 on: February 15, 2021, 10:16:06 PM »
I just bought the Terrova with I-Pilot that includes the Spot Lock. They are on back order so it will be at least the end of the month before it ships. Can't wait to try it out.

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Re: Bow Mount Trolling Motor for Walley
« Reply #29 on: February 16, 2021, 07:25:01 AM »
https://minnkota.factoryoutletstore.com
I have purchased several bow mounts here. I currently have a 112 Ulterra and like it alot. The Terrova is also a great bow mount.
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