Minn Kota Riptide Maxxum RT70/SM/L-D/SC Bow-Mount Trolling Motor - 24v-70lb-52" [1363425]

Regular price $897.50
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Riptide Maxxum RT70/SM/L-D/SC Bow-Mount Trolling Motor - 24v-70lb-52"
Saltwater Bow Mount

Precision maneuverability, accurate bait presentation, and meticulous speed control - your trolling motor must excel in these aspects while enduring the challenges of corrosion and operating quietly and reliably. Enter Riptide® SM, the trusted powerhouse designed to tackle these challenges head-on, ensuring you stay positioned for that catch of the day, every day.

Riptide SM Mount: Venture onto the water with unwavering confidence, powered by the rugged mount of Riptide SM, proven in tournaments to resist corrosion and deliver flawless reliability. Even when stowed, this mount remains steadfast, refusing to budge, flex, or vibrate.

Bowguard 360°: Experience uninterrupted fishing with the Bowguard 360°™, which deflects impact from any direction and automatically resets itself. For added convenience, it easily detaches, providing an extra layer of protection for your trolling motor and boat.

Quick-Lock Cam Depth Adjuster: Achieve depth adjustments swiftly and securely with the Quick-Lock cam adjuster, ensuring your motor stays precisely where you need it to be.

Tilt/Extend Tiller: Embrace versatility with the Tilt/Extend Tiller, offering both tilting (up to 45°) and extending (6") capabilities to adapt to your fishing style.

Push-to-Test Battery Gauge - Riptide SM: Stay informed with an instant "state of charge" provided by the easy-to-read gauge.

Digital Maximizer: Extend your time on the water with Digital Maximizer™, which optimizes power usage to prolong battery life, allowing you to stay out for up to five times longer on a single charge.

Weedless Wedge 2 Prop: Navigate through weeds effortlessly with the Weedless Wedge™ 2, featuring swept-back, flared blades for reliable performance without draining your battery.

Advanced Corrosion Protection: Combat saltwater corrosion effectively with Riptide's premium-grade marine alloys, aluminum upper arms, and multi-step cleaning process. Each component is meticulously finished with durable coatings for unparalleled corrosion resistance.

Full Encapsulated Electronics: Shielded by marine-grade urethane and liquid-tight heat shrink tubing, Riptide's control boards and electrical connections are fully encapsulated to withstand saltwater exposure.

Sacrificial Anode: Protect against galvanic corrosion with a sacrificial zinc anode and properly balanced materials, ensuring your motor remains shielded from saltwater's destructive forces.

Indestructible Composite Shaft - Guaranteed For Life! With a strength surpassing steel, Riptide's composite shaft flexes on impact without breaking, kinking, or corroding, backed by a lifetime guarantee.

Two-Year Warranty: Rest assured with Minn Kota's two-year warranty backing your motor.


  • Control: Tilt/Extend Tiller
  • Volts: 24
  • Max Thrust: 70 lbs.
  • Shaft Length: 52"
  • Speed Control: 5 Fwd/3 Rev
  • Max. Amp Draw: 42
  • Prop: Weedless Wedge 2 (MKP-32)

WarningWARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (dehp) which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to P65Warnings.ca.gov.


  • Included Propeller: MKP-32
  • Autopilot: No
  • Control Type: Tilt/Extend Tiller
  • Mounting Style: Bow
  • Salt Water/Fresh Water: Salt
  • Shaft Length (Inches): 52"
  • Thrust (Pounds): 70 lbs
  • Built-In Transducer: No
  • Voltage - Input Range (Volts): 24v
  • Series: Riptide
  • Box Dimensions: 9"H x 20"W x 68"L WT: 53.5 lbs
  • UPC: 029402033157

Owner's Manual (pdf)