How to Mount a Trolling Motor?

Answer Trolling motors are either transom mount or bow mount. Of the two, the only permanently mounted one is the bow mount. Bow-mount trolling motors are designed for boats with enclosed bows. Transom-m... Read More »

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Homemade Bow Mount for a Trolling Motor?

Trolling motors that are used with fishing boats can be mounted at the stern, or at the bow. If you want to install a trolling motor on an open bow boat, a mount needs to be built for your boat. Ma... Read More »

How to Mount Trolling Motor Batteries?

Trolling motor batteries can get underfoot, and tend to be bulky and heavy, but no fishing boat should be without one. Trolling motors are quieter than gasoline motors, allowing anglers to sneak up... Read More »

How to Convert a Bow Mounted Trolling Motor to a Transom Mount?

Converting a bow mount trolling motor to a transom mount will require a stationary outboard mounting bracket that is designed for use with a horizontal platform mount. This allows you to secure a t... Read More »

How to Mount a Trolling Motor on the Front of a Sweetwater Pontoon Boat?

Trolling motors for use with a pontoon boat need to have a shaft that is long enough to extend from the deck down to the water. If you need to install a trolling motor on your Sweetwater pontoon yo... Read More »