Where are Minn-Kota's made ?

Discussion in 'Boat Yard Basics' started by Tommysmicroskiff, Aug 9, 2012.

  1. Tommysmicroskiff

    Tommysmicroskiff I Love microskiff.com!

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    Anyone know where the latest minn-kota's are made ?
     
  2. DuckNut

    DuckNut Brandon, FL

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    Well they are owned by the Johnson family but I doubt they are made in America.
     

  3. fsae99

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    Minn Kota's are made in Fargo ND.
     
  4. DuckNut

    DuckNut Brandon, FL

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    That is where the company started but they are not made there anymore. Go to the store and read th box. Not USA.
     
  5. fsae99

    fsae99 I Love microskiff.com!

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    Mine was made in Mankato MN according to the box, mine is a riptide sp. I know the i pilot electronics are made outside the country but not the TM itself. I think they still make the freshwater motors in Fargo.
     
  6. DuckNut

    DuckNut Brandon, FL

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    Believe it or not I posted that within two hours of reading the boxes of them at BPS. There was a stack of them on sale and none of them were made here.

    I was dissappointed as the Johnson family has always tried to make everything in the US.
     
  7. fsae99

    fsae99 I Love microskiff.com!

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    I have 2 stickers on my box 1 for the TM that says made in 2011 in Mankato, MN and one for the i pilot made in Taiwan. If they have moved over seas it is in the last year.

    I have sent an email to Minn Kota to find out.
     
  8. fsae99

    fsae99 I Love microskiff.com!

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    Made in MannKato, MN

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