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Falcon 23 foot trolling motor #13456429 03/01/20 03:58 PM
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What size (lbs of thrust) of trolling motor is needed for a 23 foot Falcon Striper Deluxe?

Re: Falcon 23 foot trolling motor [Re: bobwhite2] #13456505 03/01/20 05:05 PM
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36 Volt with the most thrust the Mfg. advertises.


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Re: Falcon 23 foot trolling motor [Re: bobwhite2] #13458576 03/03/20 01:21 PM
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Chris Carey has a 23 ft falcon and an 80 lb thrust and it does a great job. I have a 21 ft falcon with an 80 lb thrust and it does a good job.
Falcons are an extremely heavy boat and the wind does not affect them as much as it does a lite boat.
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I have had the 80 lb and now the 105 lb and have not wanted to go back to the 80 on my 23 deluxe .

Re: Falcon 23 foot trolling motor [Re: bobwhite2] #13466172 03/10/20 10:56 AM
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112 fortrex or ultrex, garmin force (24 or 36v in one tm) mine pulls my 202 champ at about 5 mph.


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