DIY Fishing Kayak Electric Trolling Motor Mount and Battery Box, By Brian Vickery, California

Brian, from California, has an extraordinary ability for coming up with original outfitting ideas, and turning them into real life solutions.

Being a photographer, Brian needs to be able to troll at a steady pace, as well as stand up in full confidence.

Cockpit of fishing kayak rigged for photography

Note the two small-size batteries that fit perfectly at the bottom of the hulls.
The motor’s steering bar features a useful articulated extension, especially if you’re standing up.

Camera case in fishing kayak rigged for photography

Brian’s camera case

Battery box in motorized fishing kayak rigged for photography

Battery box at the bottom of Brian’s fishing kayak’s hull

Electric motor mount socket in motorized fishing kayak rigged for photography

Motor mount socket for the electric motor. The motor is located at the stern.

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