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Discussion in 'Sold/Expired Classifieds' started by TomFL, Oct 23, 2007.
Anyone have one for my hi-sider?
The one from Custom Gheenoe will mount to the rails nicely. If I was in a highsider I would make one of these for myself. Maybe two. One for the front and another a bit wider for the back.
Since I posted pictures of my highsider with the custom aluminum trolling motor mount I built, I've been asked a handful of times if I'd make another one. I never really thought about building more, but it seems like people are looking for durable, functional and good-looking alternatives. If I could produce these in the $50-$60 range, would there be any interest?
If it seems like there is, I'll look into material costs and see if it would be worthwhile...
At that price I'll take two!!!! ;D
Is that one in the picture riveted or bolted on? :-? :-?
Mine...the prototype I guess you'd call it...is bolted thru the nosecap, the rails and my front deck. It's proven to be extremely strong, as I've run into a dock, a tree branch and the bottom hard enough to knock me off my feet and flex the mount, but it just sprang right back without a mark on it. If I were to proceed with this, it would bolt thru the nosecap and rails.
I'll look into a reliable source for the aluminum next week, and we'll see where it goes from there...
HaMm3r, what length trolling motor shaft are you using with that mount? I would be interested in two of them, keep me informed on what you find out with the suppliers.
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