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muzzy125acc
07-22-2012, 04:08 PM
Has anyone here used the t rubber bolts from Motorguide or the Minn Kota quick nuts with good success?

"G"
07-22-2012, 04:21 PM
Its always best to use stainless bolts with washers and lock nuts.

Cray
07-22-2012, 05:03 PM
its always best to use stainless bolts with washers and lock nuts.

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kycreek
07-22-2012, 05:13 PM
its always best to use stainless bolts with washers and lock nuts.
x 3

muzzy125acc
07-22-2012, 05:27 PM
What size for a maxumm mount I would ?ike to have a hex head.

CrappieThumperMK
07-22-2012, 05:46 PM
If it is accessible I would use lock nuts and bolts. I tried those but they failed me, twice. I know guys that have been using them for years with no problems though. What I did was cut them down to the thickness of my fiberglass and used them to bolt through as kind of a bushing. You still need something between the glass and the TM. Matt

CrappieThumperMK
07-22-2012, 05:47 PM
Probably not going to get the hex head. Mine is a Maxxum 80. I used some stainless 1/4-20 with an allen head on them.

TigerFanatic1
07-22-2012, 06:11 PM
Has anyone here used the t rubber bolts from Motorguide or the Minn Kota quick nuts with good success?

I had/have them on my trolling motor. I hit a sunken log and almost lost my entire trolling motor, because the nuts split on them. I now have stainless.

missedafish
07-22-2012, 10:30 PM
I would use stainless if at all possible. Use a large washer under the lock nut.