For canoe and pontoon boat, different types of the mount are available
Super Strong Mount
The super strong mount is made for the bigger motor. The mount is suitable for the electric motor and gas motor, which can carry a maximum of 3 horsepower. Maximum motor size can weigh up to 35 lbs. It is made of sturdy and robust material.
The motor should be mounted in the right place and make sure the weight is distributed evenly everywhere on the canoe. The engine should always be placed in front of the canoe. Having a canoe stabilizer is strongly recommended for placing weight consistently everywhere and preventing capsize.
Hinged Mount (Flipper)
The hinged mount is specially designed for the pontoon boat. If the canoe is encountered with any underwater obstruction, the trolling motor will be flipped automatically. You can move any motors quickly as it can fit up to 30 ft with extension. It also comes with heavy-duty construction material. The clamps of this mount are too heavy and sturdy.
Side Saddle Mount
This mount has clamps to the side of the canoe. It also comes with no sidebar. This one fits to the canoe, which has very thick gunwale lips. For the old town and similar other canoes, this mount is the best option to have. But for the different type of motor, the super strong or hinged mount is suitable.
The ash mount is an economical wood mount for your canoe. It is made in the USA. It is suitable for the trolling motors only. It can open up to 16 inches wider. If you want more width, you can go for other types of the mount.
Any Length Mount
One of the most versatile canoe mounts is any length mount. It is available in different lengths. It is made of aluminum and can open up to different width. The block of the mount is 4 inches tall and 8 inches wide. 36 inches mount is suitable for any of the motor, but you can get a more extensive version too if you want.
Any Length Mount with Stabilizers
You can get both stabilizer and mount buying this product. This mount prevents your canoe from flipping on the water. The standard length of this mount is 36 inches, but the order can be customized.