As Trolling Brakes they typically reduce trolling speeds by 36% to 40%
Example: Trolling speeds reduced from 2.4 mph to 1.5 mph. Other brands and systems make unqualified claims with no specific numbers.
Durability of materials and design lowers your long term cost and avoids damage. Reliability = Satisfaction
If you forget to bring the ProTroller Tabs up before you take off to your next fishing spot, no problem. There is no stress on the motors lower unit because the ProTroller Plates are not mounted to your motor, therefore there is no need for shear pins. The ProTroller Plates will be pushed to a safe running (retracted) position by the water pressure, even at speeds of more than 30 mph ProTroller Smart Tabs will sustain no damage.
Steering and Tracking at the ultra slow speeds is dramatically improved.
When the ProTroller plates are in the “brake” position they provide equal resistance to both sides of the boat which resists low speed wandering.
Since the propeller is not restricted, steering is not compromised.
Need to avoid something quickly? No problem simply turn and accelerate without concern for damaging ProTrollers.
Simple Lever Action for switching between Trim Tabs and Trolling Brakes and back.
After Cruising to your favorite spot all that you do is push the lever handle down on each trim tab to lock the plates in the “Brake” position. When your ready to leave flip the lever up to lock the plates in the trim tab position. If your going to cruise slowly for a short distance you just may want to leave them in the brake position – no problem.
Guaranteed and Warrantee
ProTroller Smart Tabs have a money back Guarantee to perform as claimed to the satisfaction of the purchaser, and this statement is included in every kit. The Warrantee for this product (defects) is two years from the date of purchase.