The new Helix MD™ Motor Drive is redefining the world of kayak propulsion technology.
Partnering with the proven technology of Torqeedo, the Helix MD Motor Drive takes you farther, faster with top speeds reaching up to 6 mph at a range of around 20 miles and featuring a lithium battery that lasts up to 8 hours. At only 15lbs. the Helix MD is lightweight and comes equipped with an intelligent remote throttle that displays your GPS-calculated speed, remaining range and battery runtime. Fully variable forward/reverse functionality allows you to set the throttle to the speed you want so you can be hands-free. Quiet, low-maintenance, and easy to integrate and use in compatible Wilderness Systems kayak models, the Helix MD™ is an all-access pass for kayakers of all ages.
High performance lithium battery that is waterproof and floats
Self-contained removable unit for plug and play versatility
Durable and lightweight roto-molded housing
Interlocking feature on housing / deck will securely hold the motor pod in low draft retracted position
Efficient Torqeedo electric motor with optimized propeller design
Throttle with Display:
The Helix MD Throttle Mount Kit makes mounting the Helix MD Motor Drive throttle to your Wilderness Systems kayak a cinch. Quickly attach the throttle to the pivoting head, insert the unit into the SlideTraxTM system, and you’re ready to power up and motor on.
Compatible with these Wilderness Systems Kayaks: RADAR 115, RADAR 135, A.T.A.K. 120, A.T.A.K. 140, Thresher 140 & 155, Tarpon 130X.
Top speed, maximum range, and maximum runtime may vary by boat model, paddler weight, throttle speeds, etc.