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#11550398 - 04/18/16 01:03 PM trolling motor mount question
Scotty P Offline
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I bought a Minn kota I-pilot last year and I love it. Wife and I went (I know I'm not supposed to say it) Bass fishing last weekend. Using that trolling motor in the wind was a beating. Thinking of buying a trolling motor mount to put on my old Motorguide hand control for the times when I need it. If I buy the one that works for Minn Kota and is predrilled, Can I just drill new holes where my Motorguide will need them?

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#11551179 - 04/18/16 08:12 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
SeaPro-Todd Offline
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We don't do "that" sorta stuff in this section. You are on your own, green fish ScottyP.

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#11551221 - 04/18/16 08:28 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
Flippin-Out Offline
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and the question is confusing at that....not sure what he's trying to do....

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#11551255 - 04/18/16 08:43 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
fmclee Offline
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The answer is ..... YES YOU CAN .............
I have 2 different trolling motors ...
Same mount .... same plug ... Swap it and go ......

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#11551533 - 04/18/16 10:29 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
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Green Trash Fish grin
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#11551627 - 04/19/16 12:11 AM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
I love fishing Offline
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I'm just going to sit back and watch! "We don't take them kind kindl" here. You may had crossed the line green trash fish. Lol. J/K. Welcome to the dark side.
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#11552822 - 04/19/16 03:20 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
Scotty P Offline
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Wanting to buy 2 top plates. One will have my new I-pilot and the other will have my old Motor Guide Hand control TM. I know the Top Plate will be predrilled for the Minn Kota. Can I just drill holes where needed for the Motorguide.
Fmclee, do you have two different brands of Trolling motor?

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#11552832 - 04/19/16 03:23 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
acfatcat Offline
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Registered: 08/11/09
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Originally Posted By: Scotty P
Wanting to buy 2 top plates. One will have my new I-pilot and the other will have my old Motor Guide Hand control TM. I know the Top Plate will be predrilled for the Minn Kota. Can I just drill holes where needed for the Motorguide.
Fmclee, do you have two different brands of Trolling motor?

Why would you not be able to drill? If the mount can be drilled, drill it.

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#11553268 - 04/19/16 07:26 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
fmclee Offline
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Yes ... Just put the spare upper plate on ... Mark it ... and drill to fit ...

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#11553866 - 04/19/16 11:46 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
Scotty P Offline
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Thanks guys. Just wanted to be sure.

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#11559332 - 04/22/16 01:35 PM Re: trolling motor mount question [Re: Scotty P]
Whiskey Bob Offline
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Look up Slidemaxx
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