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#11869722 - 10/07/16 03:17 PM After Market Troll motor cord
west tex angler Offline
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Registered: 05/01/14
Posts: 462
Loc: azle texas
Can anyone recommend a replacement troll motor cord.
I have a MinnKota 112 Fortrex.
Mine still works but I want to put a better one on and keep the original as a spare.
I've heard that the TH has some problems and that some are hard to install but the Minnkota replacement might be the best.
All help appreciated
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#11869741 - 10/07/16 03:27 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
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Registered: 12/09/06
Posts: 2052
Loc: Gun Barrel City, TX (C edar Cr...
I will have to do some checking to see if I can find the name of the one I have but it is a small diameter rubber coated steel cable. Much better than the original equipment. Probably google it and find the one I am referring to.

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#11869794 - 10/07/16 03:43 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
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Registered: 12/11/04
Posts: 25543
Loc: Weatherford
Clothes Line cable from Home Depot. Use the existing handle.
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#11869797 - 10/07/16 03:44 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
DALE W Offline
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Registered: 08/04/15
Posts: 32
Loc: Houston, TX
Installed a T-H Marine G-force on my fortrex. Took about 5 minutes to install, I just googled for a install video.
Works great and I would definitely recommend one. You can buy them from academy.

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#11869859 - 10/07/16 04:27 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: DALE W]
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Registered: 02/03/06
Posts: 1389
Loc: Ft Worth
Bought a Pro-cord two years ago and it's been great.


Edited by Chet (10/07/16 04:29 PM)
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#11869879 - 10/07/16 04:45 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: DALE W]
Troyz Online   content
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Originally Posted By: DALE W
Installed a T-H Marine G-force on my fortrex. Took about 5 minutes to install, I just googled for a install video.
Works great and I would definitely recommend one. You can buy them from academy.


This is what I have also. Easy install, works great, had it about 5 years and still going strong.

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#11869883 - 10/07/16 04:47 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
west tex angler Offline
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Registered: 05/01/14
Posts: 462
Loc: azle texas
Thanks a lot fellows.
There is always guys here who are glad to help!
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#11869889 - 10/07/16 04:52 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: Troyz]
M. Alexander Offline
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Registered: 08/03/13
Posts: 715
Loc: Rowlett, TX
Originally Posted By: Troyz
Originally Posted By: DALE W
Installed a T-H Marine G-force on my fortrex. Took about 5 minutes to install, I just googled for a install video.
Works great and I would definitely recommend one. You can buy them from academy.


This is what I have also. Easy install, works great, had it about 5 years and still going strong.
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#11869908 - 10/07/16 05:04 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
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Registered: 05/27/12
Posts: 3712
Loc: San Antonio, Texas
+1 on the G-Force handle. Definitely heavy duty.
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#11870212 - 10/07/16 08:23 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
One fish Bill Offline
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Registered: 05/12/05
Posts: 1802
Loc: Granbury
I tried the G-Force , the handle pulled out the first time out. I went back to the regular Minn Kota.
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#11870438 - 10/08/16 05:41 AM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
BigCaseyB206 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 10/15/08
Posts: 3122
Loc: Grand Prairie
Got about 3' of vinyl coated steel cable and a heavy duty lawn mower rope handle for about $12. Works great!

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#11870700 - 10/08/16 11:21 AM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
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Registered: 04/18/05
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Loc: Waco
G force has been great for me

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#11871125 - 10/08/16 04:46 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: One fish Bill]
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Registered: 11/02/14
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Loc: Red Oak, Galveston, and Pagosa...
Originally Posted By: Onefish bill
I tried the G-Force , the handle pulled out the first time out. I went back to the regular Minn Kota.
this for me too. G Force is garbage. I even bought one for my lawn mower and it broke last weekend. Lol.
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#11871267 - 10/08/16 06:49 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
HItec Redneck Offline
Angler

Registered: 05/28/08
Posts: 293
Loc: Houston, Tx
If you have access to buy some parachute cord it makes a great replacement cord. The stuff will last forever.

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#11871303 - 10/08/16 07:13 PM Re: After Market Troll motor cord [Re: west tex angler]
west tex angler Offline
Angler

Registered: 05/01/14
Posts: 462
Loc: azle texas
Went to Bass Pro this morning and all they had was the TH G Force so, at least its better than what I had
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