Minn Kota Riptide PowerDrive 70 Trolling Motor – 24V-70lb-54in - Review
The Minn Kota 1363564 Riptide PowerDrive 70 Trolling Motor is an excellent choice for anglers who fish in saltwater and want features for intelligent boat control as well as dependable performance.
Bow-Mount Trolling Motor for Bow Mounted Minn Kota Riptide PowerDrive Overview: Mount and Aesthetics Have Been Redesigned In order to meet your workload, PowerDrives have been revamped and refurbished with new technology.
As a result, they now feature larger brains and stronger mounts, all while maintaining a very elegant package.
i-Pilot (Select Models Only) (Select Models Only) The groundbreaking i-Pilot, which is driven by GPS, makes the location of boats completely autonomous.
All of this and more can be done on the newly redesigned remote, which features a screen that is 33 percent bigger, the capability to interact through Bluetooth, and the ability to record pathways and create Spot-Locks.
The redesigned Spot-Lock, which is included in the new i-Pilot, is the electronic GPS anchor that delivers the highest level of precision ever achieved.
The new i-Pilot also makes operations simpler.
i-Pilot Phone App (Select Models Only) The new i-Pilot is equipped with Bluetooth connectivity, which enables it to pair with your smartphone.
This allows for simplified control of the steering, speed, Spot-Lock, high-speed bypass, and Advanced AutoPilot, as well as straightforward software upgrades.
Lever for Deployment Assistance You won't even need to break a sweat when you use the PowerDrive Deploy-Assist lever to get into and out of the water.
To deploy it, you just need to press the lever down, and when it's time to go, it can be quickly and safely stowed away.
CoPilot The CoPilot wireless remote is included as a standard feature on the Riptide PowerDrive.
It allows for completely wireless operation from any location on the boat and provides you with push-button control of the steering, speed, AutoPilot, and high speed bypass.
Additional Characteristics: AutoPilot (certain models) (select models) Shaft Made of an Indestructible Composite Material Digital Maximizer Battery Tester with a Push-to-Test Button Sacrificial Anode Wedge that is weed-free 2 PropCool, Quiet Power (PropCool) Warranty for Two YearsView Buying Options