Patent Number: 8,814,129

Title: Trolling motor mount

Abstract: A trolling motor mount comprising a base for attaching the mount to a watercraft, an arm assembly pivotally attached to the base, a motor mount assembly pivotally attached to the arm assembly for rotatably securing the trolling motor, and an actuator adapted to move the arm assembly between a fully deployed position and a fully stowed position. The actuator may comprise a linear actuator. The arm assembly may comprise a single elongated arm or a four bar linkage system. The mount may further comprise a user control such a switch, a wireless remote control, or wired remote control.

Inventors: Todd; William J. (Rockport, TX), Watson; Douglas D. (San Antonio, TX)


International Classification: F16M 1/00 (20060101); F16M 3/00 (20060101); F16M 5/00 (20060101); F16M 9/00 (20060101); F16M 7/00 (20060101); F16M 11/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018