Minn Kota® Riptide SM Saltwater Trolling Motors. Saltwater's "natural enemy"!
Precision maneuverability. Accurate bait presentation. Meticulous speed control. You count on your trolling motor for a lot. And along the way, it has to fight corrosion, run quietly, and perform with flawless reliability.
Riptide SM is the trusted powerhouse that meets those challenges head-on, keeping you in position to make the catch of the day, day after day! The Riptide SM comes in 55- (RT55) or 70-thrust (RT70) power. The RT55 offers your choice of 42" or 52" shaft. RT70 features a 52" shaft. 5/3 speed.Here's a little more to help make your decision easy: Minn Kota's famous cool, quiet power:
Larger brushes, windings and commutators generate less heat, less noise and run cooler-- extending motor life and conserving battery power. You get greater sustained thrust and more time on the water. A unique bearing system produces low rpms / high torque to cut down on fish-spooking noise-- so quiet they'll never hear you coming.Indestructible Composite Shaft:
Guaranteed by Minn Kota for life! Pound for pound, it's stronger than steel. Shaft flexes on impact and won't break, kink, or corrode.Weedless Wedge 2 Prop:
Only Minn Kota®'s Weedless Wedge 2 Prop can push weeds away and take on the thick stuff without battery-draining chopping and hacking. They've improved the legendary design with swept-back, flared blades for unrelenting, reliable prop performance.Hand-control:
The Riptide SM features Minn Kota's Tilt / Extend Tiller... it tilts up 45° and extends up to 6" to suit any style of fishing!Rock-solid Mount:
Latch & Door mount features non-binding nylon inserts and anti-seize lubricant for a lifetime of trouble-free use. Removes quickly and easily for safe storage.Quick-lock Cam Depth Adjuster:
Change depths simply and securely with Riptide SE's Cam Adjuster. Locks in tight to keep the Motor where you want it.
Bow to Waterline 16-22":
Bow to Waterline 22-28":
Max Thrust 55:
- Recommended Max Boat Length: 21'
State Shaft Length, as available in the Shopping Cart. Order ONLINE Now!