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#12725821 - 04/22/18 12:40 AM Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!?
Nitro Man Offline
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Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 954
Loc: Grand Prairie, Tex. USA
I have a Minn Kota Fortrex.
I don't want to replace it with Factory Rope...
Who makes the Best P/Rope now?

Thanks,
Nitro Man

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#12725826 - 04/22/18 01:34 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
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I do. Make my own with $7 in materials from Ace Hardware
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#12725829 - 04/22/18 02:13 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
FXfromTx Online   content
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Registered: 11/01/16
Posts: 286
You make the best trolling motor pull rope(with steel cable)! I'm assuming Curtbass is probably talking about the same thing. The link below gives you the how-to for under $10.

http://bassutopiafishing.blogspot.com/2013/04/diy-steel-trolling-motor-replacement.html


Edited by FXfromTx (04/22/18 02:14 AM)
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#12725856 - 04/22/18 06:47 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
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Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 190
Loc: Florida/Texas
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#12725968 - 04/22/18 09:08 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
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Loc: Georgetown, TX
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#12726088 - 04/22/18 11:03 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: FXfromTx]
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Registered: 04/17/15
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Originally Posted By: FXfromTx
You make the best trolling motor pull rope(with steel cable)! I'm assuming Curtbass is probably talking about the same thing. The link below gives you the how-to for under $10.

http://bassutopiafishing.blogspot.com/2013/04/diy-steel-trolling-motor-replacement.html



Yessir. Plastic coated cable with the collar clamp hex head pinch. Save the ones off your old one.
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#12726121 - 04/22/18 11:45 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
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Registered: 03/14/11
Posts: 327
Loc: Carrollton, Texas
I have a TH Marine. I am not sure if anyone makes a better one, but I am 100% satisfied.
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#12726219 - 04/22/18 01:40 PM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
Nitro Man Offline
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Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 954
Loc: Grand Prairie, Tex. USA
Curtbass,

PM Sent...

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#12728545 - 04/24/18 09:49 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
Nitro Man Offline
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Registered: 05/13/02
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Loc: Grand Prairie, Tex. USA
TTT

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#12728668 - 04/24/18 11:08 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
pil,b Offline
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Registered: 05/30/11
Posts: 1471
Loc: abilene,texas
Home Depot

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#12728670 - 04/24/18 11:10 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
Bass Buster1 Online   content
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Registered: 08/26/04
Posts: 1699
Loc: Denton
Ya about $7 at home Depot for the coated cable and the crimps and you are done.
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#12729510 - 04/24/18 08:21 PM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: FXfromTx]
Stump jumper Offline
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Originally Posted By: FXfromTx
You make the best trolling motor pull rope(with steel cable)! I'm assuming Curtbass is probably talking about the same thing. The link below gives you the how-to for under $10.

http://bassutopiafishing.blogspot.com/2013/04/diy-steel-trolling-motor-replacement.html
+another. Broke several ropes on my MinnKotas. I have steel cable on Motorguide Great White. Just wish I had a good way to secure the handle.
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#12729784 - 04/25/18 05:36 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: BMowatt]
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Originally Posted By: BMowatt
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#12730178 - 04/25/18 10:47 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
Nitro Man Offline
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Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 954
Loc: Grand Prairie, Tex. USA
I had TRIED the "Pro Cord" one, Cable diameter isn't very big tho.
Worked fine until the Coating came Off the Cable...Cable ATE Into the T/Mtr. housing.
Now I haft to Replace the Housing before putting on a new Cable.

IS there a certain SIZE and Type/Name of Cable I need to buy?!?

I know it's Not that difficult to do...I just want to get the RIGHT Stuff the 1st time!!!

Thanks guys!
Nitro Man

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#12730206 - 04/25/18 11:00 AM Re: Who makes the Best Trolling Motor Pull Rope?!? [Re: Nitro Man]
John175® Online   happy
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Registered: 10/21/05
Posts: 67548
Loc: Realville
Found a handle on Amazon...

https://www.amazon.com/Good-Vibrations-1...rt+me+up+handle

Amazon also has vinyl coated stainless cable.
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