sold ORVIS BATTENKILL 7’6” BAMBOO FLY ROD, 3 7/8 OUNCES

sold ORVIS BATTENKILL 7’6” BAMBOO FLY ROD, 3 7/8 OUNCES

$725.00

ORVIS BATTENKILL 7’6” BAMBOO FLY ROD, 3 7/8 OUNCES

 This is the Orvis Battenkill 7’6” rod weighing 3 7/8 ounces.  It is possibly the most popular bamboo fly rod model made in the US.  Impregnated cane, down-locking reel seat over walnut, 6” cork, bent wire hook keeper, Carboloy stripper, bright snakes, blued NS step-down ferrules, SN 59566.  These rods are marked for a 6wt, but usually fished with a 5wt.  It will handle all 5wt lines and a DT 6wt floating line very well.  Condition is fine with some reel foot marks on the reel seat.  Ferrule fit is nice and tight.  Please note: photos of the writing on the cane have been enhanced for legibility.

 

For more information or to buy this rod, please call or text Ward, 541-408-1564, or email dvarden1903@gmail.com