Will a 12 volt trolling motor work on 24 volts?

Answer Trolling motors with 12 volts are wound with both the stator and armature rated for the specified voltage. Although dual-voltage trolling motors are available, a motor rated at 12 volts will overhe... Read More »

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Will a 24 volt trolling motor run on 12 volts?

Electricity's work is measured in watts. If a 24-volt trolling motor is rated at 2 amps and needs 4 watts (watts equals amps times volts) of power, a 2-amp 24-volt battery provides 48 watts. A 2-am... Read More »

Can you use two 12-volt batteries wired in series with a 12-volt trolling motor?

No. Wiring in series stacks the voltage being delivered. Two 12-volt batteries in series deliver 24 volts, which causes permanent damage and a fire hazard in a 12-volt trolling motor. Wire the batt... Read More »

How to Hook Up a 24 Volt Trolling Motor?

Wiring for a 24 volt trolling motor requires basic electrical skills and tools. Understanding the theory of wiring in series and parallel is helpful, but not necessary. A 24 volt system will need t... Read More »

Can you run a 24 volt motor on 12 volts?

A 24-volt DC motor will run with 12 volts of power applied across the motor leads; however, the motor will run at a slower rotational speed than if 24 volts were applied across the leads.Source:"Br... Read More »