MotorGuide offers its new Xi5 electric-steer trolling motor in two versions: a freshwater model with a wireless foot pedal for heel-toe steering and a saltwater model with a wireless handheld control.
The motor has fully encapsulated digital electronics, stainless-steel hardware and a composite shaft. Pricing ranges from $790 for the 12-volt freshwater model with a 48-inch shaft to $ 1,750 for the 36-volt saltwater version with 60-inch shaft and Pinpoint GPS. MotorGuide/Attwood Marine, Lowell, Mich., (616) 897-2306. www.motorguide.com
September 2013 issue