Orvis - Trout 8' 6wt 2 pc. Graphite Fly Rod


For sale here is an Orvis "Trout" 8' 6wt fly rod - 2 piece. Serial no. 0877. The rod is in excellent shape with a bit of honest fishing wear. 

The rod features an unsanded blank with maroon wraps and bright guides. U-shaped hook keeper. Ceramic stripping guides. Sleeve over ferrules with a nice and tight fit as it should be. The cigar grip measures 5 1/2" in length with mild soiling. Dual aluminum ring reel seat over a mortised cork spacer. Bright aluminum button butt cap with the rod information stamped into it. The action is on the medium side of medium-fast by today's graphite standards. The rod is capable of considerable finesse and delicacy and feels very light in the hand. Though marked as a 6 weight a 5 weight line will suit this rod much better. Don't miss out on this fantastic vintage graphite with a wonderful action you'll be hard-pressed to find in a modern graphite rod. Includes original bag and tube with maroon and silver foil label. 

Rod Specs:

Length: 8'

Line: 6wt (5wt)

Weight: 1.80 oz.