MotorGuide X5-80FW Fresh Water Digital Hand Control Bow Mount Trolling Motor - 80lbs-50"-24V
X5-80FW Fresh Water Digital Hand Control Bow Mount Trolling Motor - 80lbs-50"-24V
Pro anglers rely on MotorGuide for innovation that puts them in the winner’s circle. The new X5 cable-steer motor, our most advanced tournament-caliber motor, is engineered to deliver precise control, quiet operation, and rugged durability.
X5 Freshwater, Hand-Operated models share the following specifications:
- Composite Shaft Material
- Dual Cable/VRS Steering
- 2-Blade Machete Propeller
- Digital Variable Speed Control
Variable Ratio Steering Technology and Boat Control
Variable Ratio Steering (VRS) technology is designed to provide maximum control. It virtually eliminates the effects of torque steering feedback, so anglers benefit from a more predictable steering response, improved boat stability, and better overall control.
Digital Power Management
Digital Power Management extends battery life up to five times. Digital technology features durable cooler-running power electronics that are 50% more efficient. They also capture and store energy that is typically lost as heat. This improved efficiency means longer run time and fewer battery charges.
All New Mount
The X5 mounting bracket is built tough with extruded aircraft-grade aluminum. The wide mount is stable and features a snap-back breakaway mechanism for added protection. And durable, tight fitting composite bushings in key wear points ensure quiet performance and long life.
Tournament Tough Shaft
The oversized stainless steel outer column is strong and corrosion-resistant. For additional impact protection, the inner column is made of a premium composite.
- Lifetime guarantee against breaking
- Precision bearings and locking collar eliminate shaft clicking
Precision Response Steering
A newly designed no-flex composite foot pedal provides better feel and control. The X5 is Equipped with premium pull-pull cable steering system that eliminates slack, while VRS technology improves responsiveness.
- Quick-view LED directional indicator
- Oversized stainless steel outer shaft
- Rigid aircraft-grade aluminum mounting bracket
- Wide mount with snap-back breakaway mechanism
- Ultra secure and easy to use mount door