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Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2

Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2

Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2  Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2
Offered for your consideration is this hard to find. Orvis Battenkill 8½ 3/2 Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod. As/per Orvis its suited for 6wt however is perfect for 5wt line. Serial #34422 built in February 1963 is one of Orvis lightest of the 3/2 8½ rods they produced. Great action for nymphs and smaller dries. This rod is in pre-owned used and excellent solid working order. All sections are correct length, rod is straight when together (both tips), and all ferrules fit is snug, seat fully and have a wonderful audible POP when broke down. The grip is in good condition showing some minor wear and scuffed patina from use. Reel seat insert and adjustment hardware is great condition. This rod will be furnished with a cloth divided 4 pocket sock, the correct aluminum rod tube (new replacement label) with screw cap, and beautiful handmade saddle leather rod tube. All items in photos furnished is exactly what you will be receiving. 1 stripping guide on butt section. 4 snake guides on mid section. 5 snake guides and tip-top on final sections.

4 ounces (actual 4.76oz). Thank you for visiting my post.

The item "Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2" is in sale since Tuesday, March 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Fishing\Rods & Poles". The seller is "yubadude" and is located in Northern California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.
  • Grip Style: Modified Wells
  • Model: Battenkill
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Rod Action: Moderate Slow
  • Rod Type: Fly Rod
  • Rod Reel Seat: Down Locking
  • Rear Grips Length: N/A
  • Material: Bamboo
  • Rod Power: Medium Light
  • Fishing Type: Fly Fishing
  • Number of Pieces: 3/2
  • Vintage: Yes
  • Fish Species: All Freshwater
  • Item Length: 8½
  • Line Weight: 6wt (HDH)
  • Item Weight: 4 ounces (actual 4.76oz)
  • Rod Handle Material: Cork
  • Number of Guides: 1 Stripping - 9 Snake
  • Brand: Charles Orvis
  • Ferrules: 10/64' - 16/64'
  • Grip Length: 6"

Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2  Orvis Battenkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod 86 3/2