Built to endure the toughest conditions with an indestructible composite shaft that flexes to bounce off rocks, stumps and other underwater hazards. Pound for pound, it's stronger than steel and guaranteed for life not to break, kink or corrode. Transom-mount motors have exclusive Lever Lock bracket crafted from special composite materials that resist flexing, warping and damage from UV exposure. Ergonomic handle telescopes for added convenience and comfort. Lower unit is quiet and long-running thanks to a unique bearing system and extra-large windings and commutators that dissipate heat. Backed by Minn Kota's Two-Year Warranty. Made in USA.