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Electric Trolling Motor - 62lb Thrust (NV Series)

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The NV Series 62lb thrust saltwater electric trolling motor by Newport Vessels is a high-end motor made with premium materials and uses the latest in modern design. With an adjustable 36 inch fiberglass composite shaft, the Newport Vessels trolling motor is built to fit all Newport Vessels inflatable boats as well as almost all other transom mount vessels, inflatables boats, fishing boats, tenders, dinghies, kayaks, and small boats. The motor's 8 speeds (5 forward speeds and 3 reverse speeds) provides complete control for a smooth ride. The 62lb thrust trolling motor comes with a 3 blade propeller (10 inch diameter) for optimal performance and runs on any 12-volt Deep Cycle battery or Marine battery (not included).  



This Newport Vessels trolling motor is the ideal balance between power and portability and only weighs 23lbs, making it the most balanced electric trolling motor on the market. Built for both Freshwater and Saltwater applications, you also get a very versatile multi-purpose trolling motor.

NV Series 62lb Thrust Electric Trolling Motor Comes With:
  • 62lb Thrust Trolling Motor
  • 3-Blade Propeller Kit

Other Accessories Needed for Operation:

  • 12V Deep Cycle or Marine Battery and Charger with at least 50 Amp Hour Rating on the battery. Amp Hours determines battery runtime.
  • 60 Amp Manual Reset Circuit Breaker (Available for purchase from Newport Vessels HERE)

    Newport Vessels highly recommends a 60 amp manual reset circuit breaker in the outboard motor leads within 1.8m (72 inches) of the battery for this motor, on the positive line. This product can be found for purchase HERE. During the usage of the electric outboard motor, when the propeller is stuck by the weeds, small stones, fishing lines or so forth, the circuit breaker will cut off the power automatically to prevent the damage of any electrical parts.

newport-vessels-download.png - View the Trolling Motor Owner's Manual  

Compare the 62lb Thrust NV Series Motor To The Other Newport Vessels Trolling Motors:

View the full Newport Vessels trolling motor model comparison chart below. 


 NV Series 62lb Thrust Electric Trolling Motor Technical Specifications:

The full technical specifications for the 62lb Thrust Electric Motor are below. 

Power 62lb Thrust
Shaft Length 36 Inch Adjustable 
Volt 12-Volt 
Max Amp Draw 58 Amps 
(not included)
12-Volt Deep Cycle or Marine 
Circuit Breaker
(not included)
60 Amp Manual Reset 
Compatibility Saltwater/Freshwater 
Mount Type Durable Nylon Transom Mount 
Handle 6 Inch Telescoping 
Speeds 5 Forward & 3 Reverse Speeds 
Battery Meter 5 Point LED Battery Meter 
Max Vessel Size 10.5ft-12ft 
Motor Weight 23lbs 
Shipping Weight 25lbs 
 51" x 20" x 6"
Included Propeller 3 Blade Large Prop 
Motor Material Stainless Steel Hardware for
Shaft Material Fiberglass Composite 
Max Speed
on 7.5ft Boat
Warranty 1 Year Limited Warranty 



 How Does Newport Vessels electric trolling motors stack up against the competition? 

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Brand Newport Vessels Minn Kota Motorguide
Model 62lb Thrust  NV Series Traxxis 70lb VariMAX 75lb
Saltwater Resistant Yes Yes No
Propeller 3 Blade 2 Blade 3 Blade
Battery Meter 5 Point LED Meter Push to test None
Battery 12-Volt 24-Volt 24-Volt
Shaft 36" Fiberglass Composite 42" Composite Shaft 42" Aluminum Shaft
Speeds 5 Forward, 3 Reverse 5 Forward, 3 Reverse Forward/Reverse
Steering 6-Inch Telescoping Handle 6-Inch Telescoping Handle Twist/Extendable
Price $299.00 $429.99 $394.95

Newport Vessels NV Series 62lb thrust electric trolling motor is a pretty unique for because of the pound thrust it is able to offer while only using a 12-volt battery. Minn Kota’s Traxxis 70 and Motorguides’s Varimax 75 are the most comparable to our 62lb thrust electric trolling motor. Yet these two competitors motor’s need 24-volts to operate the motor. An extra battery is added cost and weight that are very important for anyone. Another key factor about Newport Vessels 62lb trolling motor is that it can be use in both freshwater and saltwater while the Minn Kota motor can only be used in saltwater and the Motorguide motor can only be used in freshwater. All of these key aspects make Newport Vessels the right brand while at the lowest price on the market. 


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  1. Title your Review 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 12th Jan 2016

    Using 62 lbs thrust motor on a Santana 20 sailboat. Using it to move in or out of tight docking location. Run time is only 2-3 minutes. With sails down, low wind and calm waters it moves the boat 2-3 mph. Easy to shorten the shaft by 10 inches, Doesn't need to be that long for my sailboat. Shorter is easier storage. Easy to order with fast delivery

  2. Title your Review 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 27th Aug 2015

    Rhecmotor arrived as stated, in good condition except for a typical hole made fo ease of picking up carrying the carton.Suggest the cardboard box design incorporate some grab slots.
    I have used the motor twice both times worked as expected
    The first time was a long distance cruise for testing out. It was so quiet that at times I had to check that it was still running.
    As the battery dropped in voltage below 6 volt, the blue LEDs on the top of the steering box switched off, but the motor was still running at reduced spin.
    I have yet to check to know if the motor performance at reduced voltage is not affected in continued use and be damaged.

  3. moves my 14' deep v with no problem 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 28th Jul 2015

    Happy with it so far only used it once

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