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Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 #13534042 04/25/20 03:38 PM
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Has anyone put a Force TM on a TR yet? This is the trolling motor I would like to get but i am not sure if it will fit. It looks to me like it is too long and I won’t be able to just move it back due to the lip the boat has for the bow cluster. I like what I have researched on the trolling motor but this thing is big!

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Re: Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 [Re: cantcatch5] #13534075 04/25/20 04:34 PM
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I put a 57 on my champion 202, barely longer than my 52" fortrex was. the holes match the fortrex perfectly. sounds like the 50" would be better suited to your hull.

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Re: Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 [Re: cantcatch5] #13534125 04/25/20 05:30 PM
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I am definitely going with the 50”. This pic will show what I am worried about. I am going from a MK maxum pro to this. It’s not the holes I am worried bout so much as the overall footprint of the base extending back to the point I have to do major modifications to the boat. She’s an old boat but still looks good and I hate to cut it up and have it look bad!
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Re: Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 [Re: cantcatch5] #13534136 04/25/20 05:41 PM
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what does your base measure, I am at the lake and can measure mine for ya, the 50" will be shorter of course.


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Re: Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 [Re: cantcatch5] #13534889 04/26/20 12:01 PM
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I've had mine on my TR186 with no problems. The bolt pattern lined up with the Fortrex I took off.

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Re: Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 [Re: cantcatch5] #13539066 04/29/20 02:52 PM
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I have an 02 TR-20, installed a force on it. To clear the bow shroud I got a 2.5 degree levelling mount from Ashmore Marine Products. Raises and levels the motor as well as making it high enough to clear the shroud and mount further rearword. Works great.

Re: Garmin Force install on Triton TR-21 [Re: cantcatch5] #13539742 04/30/20 12:45 AM
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Thanks! I have a 2.5 degree wedge on the way from AMP and a 50” Force on order as well!

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