Backwater Motors

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Mini HD Sport

Mud Buddy HDR
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The most popular and best selling
high performance surface drive backwater motor in the world.

Mini HD Mud Buddy

Mini HD Sport 


Mini HD Sport

Mini HD 25 EFI Kohler - $5,745
Mini 23 Vanguard - $4,845

New Optifade Marsh and Timber Camo $350
MB Hyper Grass Camo $300
Natural Gear Brown Camo $250


Our Best Mini Drive

Extremely dependable power for mid sized boats and loads.
Cast Aluminum Outdrive
Quick Trim
Marine Finish 
Electric Clutch Neutral 
Big Blade Propeller
Built In Travel Lock
Oversize Belt Drive (Same as HDR)
Floating Handle
14' to 16' boats
27" standard drive length
Aprox. 195 lbs.



Mini Short Tail

Exclusive Quick Trim

Simply flip the lever when stopped and
the drive will quickly trim down to its
lowest 4-wheel drive position.

When unstuck, simple flip the lever and the
drive returns to its normal full speed
position - that simple and that easy.

Mimi Mud Motor

Toughest Drive

Same outdrive as our large HDR 4400
motors. Capable of running the
Big Blade propeller with our
geared down drive. This makes
this the fastest mini on the market.

Mini Performance Muffler


More Power?

Shown with our optional Single Crossover stainless
performance muffler.

Also available for the 23 Vanguard, our 34 mm
Mikuni Carb Kit that provides better throttle
response and top end speeds.

You will know you have a MB Mini
when you squeeze the throttle.

New Optifade Marsh and Timber Camo $350
MB Hyper Grass Camo $300
Natural Gear Brown Camo $250
Standard Major Brown Finish

Optifade Camo Hyper Grass Camo Natural Gear Camo Cobble Stone Finish


Optifade is exclusive to Mud Buddy, Sitka Gear and Excel Boats.

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