trolling motor prop rpm?

Discussion in 'Props' started by amaurer, Sep 27, 2009.

  1. amaurer
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    amaurer Junior Member

    Anyone know about what RPM a trolling motor spins it's prop at? Assume we're talking about your average 30-40 lb thrust minn kota job. I think the pitch is about 4", but I dunno how much slip, or what speeds are reasonable.
  2. portacruise
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    portacruise Senior Member

    See efficient electric boats, should be around 1200rpm for 12V.


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