Orvis Battenkill Lightweight fly reel. The Orvis Access is a mid arbour reel, while the Battenkill is an old style small arbour reel. I refused to buy any more Orvis reels, but guess what. While the earliest Battenkill reels were made by JW Young and Hardy, I believe all Battenkill "Disc" reels were made in England by BFR. The first produced was the J.W. The Battenkill reels by Young based on the Beaudex are my favorites, just based on looks. 2 bids. Post Every ounce of extra weight has been carved away, leaving a light, durable cage that will provide yearsof use. Orvis made a very, very coveted fly reel in the nineteenth century. Another maker of quite a few fly reels was Hardy of England. An Orvis Battenkill BBS 3 alloy trout fly reel Made in England, 3" diameter , bright finish, silky smooth reel with drag adjuster to the backplate, we're told its fitted with DT4 line and backing and comes with leaflet and Orvis padded reel case, all condition 9/10 Orvis Battenkill Fly Reel Disc 5/6 Made In England w/ Case C $165.19 0 bids + C $10.21 shipping . IT comes with new Cortland 444 classic Sylk DT 4F line and leader. Thanks again. Battenkill Disc Fly Reel. Orvis Battenkill Disc 5/6 Made in England Fly Fishing Reel Weight: 4.2 oz. Simple design and flawless construction make this the perfect click-and-pawl fly reel for nearly any freshwater fishing situation. Orvis Battenkill Disc Reel Made in Enlgand 5/6. ↳   Information About Makers and Manufacturers, ↳   Appraisals & Identification of Bamboo Fly Rods. by Teal » Sun May 13, 2007 8:06 am, Post This reel is by far one of the best mid priced reels that I have tried. I bought it, have used it steelheading several times last year. Condition is "Used". I called a few of the Orvis Outlets … by Brian Shaffer » 02/19/19 07:19, Post BID WITH CONFIDENCE- SATISFACTION GUARANTEED Excellent older model Orvis Battenkill 8/9 Disc Drag. Large arbor, single action, rim control fly reel made in England with the popular"scooped" handle profile. Discover premium fly-fishing reels made from the highest quality materials, promising unparalleled performance in freshwater or saltwater scenarios. Battenkill Large Arbor Big Game Reel . just … This is sort of an off topic area but one related to bamboo and fly fishing. CFO Fly Reel. With zippered case. Access Mid-Arbor Reel : Battenkill Bar Stock Fly Reel. Where are Battenkill reels made? Orvis Battenkill Disc 3/4 Fly Reel. I have several of the IV's and V's; great reels! Clearwater Fly Reel. I am more amazed with each posting! I'm sure it is long out of print, but you might check with Orvis. Man, so much to learn. Click & Collect. Shipped with USPS First Class. by Teal » Sun May 13, 2007 1:57 pm, Post or Best Offer. Click & Collect. by joaniebo » 02/20/19 10:06, Post Orvis Battenkill BBS4 Barstock alloy fly reel, Made in England ,case and box £ 99.00 Orvis Battenkill BBS4 Barstock alloy fly reel, made in England, fully ventilated bright finish silver model, 3 ¼” diameter, backplate drag adjuster, fully working, with faintest of tiny marks, comes in Orvis padded case with papers and outer card box. Site customizations by DavidIQ. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Orvis Battenkill Disc 5/6 Fly Fishing Reel Soft Case Made in England at the best online prices at … The larger arbour of the Access means that line comes off in wider coils when you get closer to the spool, though at the outer edges there's very little difference. ORVIS BATTENKILL FLY REEL Made in England Fly fishing reel 3/4 weight with case. After the second reel frame made the same rubbing sound, I took both the new reel and the spool back to Orvis yesterday. Orvis Battenkill BBS III Fly Reel. A minimalist's dream, the all-new Battenkill features a classically styled, yet technically enhanced, four-position click-and-pawl drag system that is adjusted internally and is designed … Orvis fly reels were made by Berkley, Scientific Anglers, and I'm sure a number of others. Some of my very favorite, and most used, reels are the discontinued Battenkill Large Arbor reels that Orvis previously made in England. " A minimalist's dream, the all-new Battenkill features a classically styled, yet technically enhanced, four-position click-and-pawl drag system that is adjusted internally and is designed to work in tandem with the palm of … Should be good reading. I have literally caught over 1000 fish on this reel. £280.00. Battenkill fly reels offer four different settings of drag and are an excellent choice of fly fishing reel for beginners and experienced anglers alike. The dark body and silver spool contrast speaks to me. This is a used Orvis Battenkill Disc 3/4 Fly Fishing Reel Made in England. Quite awhile back,(maybe 15+ years ago), I learned that Orvis "Outlet Stores" might have some of "Demo" large arbor reels available at prices significantly lower priced than the then-current retail prices. Gifted my friends Son three Christmas's ago with an … I even still have the boxes they came in. Vortex VO2 Fly Reel. £45.00. Thanks in advance. Material: Aluminum. ORVIS BATTENKILL REEL A made in England near mint Orvis Battenkill 8/9 disc reel in its Orvis pouch. Battenkill Fly Rod: 8' Cigar: 3/2 : Orvis Impregnated Battenkill 13857: Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by: 1952: Excellent: 16/64 & 10/64 Ferules (Material.. Impregnated Split Bamboo) Richard Alexander The Battenkill was the work horse for many years of the Orvis line of fly reels. Orvis Battenkill Lightweight fly reel made by J.W. Post There are rivets on the back of the frame, and the spindle cap appears to be the same as on the Hardy- NEW Orvis Rocky Mountain 3/4 Freshwater Fly Fishing Reel, Extra Cartridge & Case. Approximately C $162.72 (including shipping) [ 2 bids] Your … $110.00. How does the Battenkill compare to the Orvis Access fly reels? RARE Vintage Orvis/Gokey Fly Fishing Reel Clamshell Case This rare vintage clamshell case is made with the same Orvis/Gokey Battenkill green canvas and leather that the Battenkill luggage is made from. Battenkill V for line weights 9-11, 9.5 oz., 4" diameter The Orvis Battenkill click-and-pawl reels are a ‘minimalist’s dream’. Free postage. The Battenkill reel is named after the river that flows near Orvis HQ in Vermont and Orvis has offered a “Battenkill” reel on and off since the 1960s. 26 watching *NEW UNUSED* Orvis Battenkill Bar Stock IV Fly Reel BBS 4 6-9WT. The reel is lined with a sink tip line. Orvis Battenkill BBS4 Barstock alloy fly reel, Made in England ,case and box £ 99.00 Orvis Battenkill BBS4 Barstock alloy fly reel, made in England, fully ventilated bright finish silver model, 3 ¼” diameter, backplate drag adjuster, fully working, with faintest of tiny marks, comes in Orvis padded case with papers and outer card box. The five strong. Time left: d. h. m. s. day. Now available in well-balanced sizes IV and V for Spey rods. Classics reel, made in England and very simple to change from left hand to right hand retrieve by simply sliding the middle gear off the middle spindle and flipping it over, takes 10 seconds. or Best Offer. Ending Jan 20 at 1:33PM PST 6d 21h. Orvis Battenkill 3/4 Disc Fly Reel Made In England. Positive click drag is simple and easy to adjust. The case was in storage for the past 10 years. Orvis trade reels are an interesting subject. Now available in well-balanced sizes IV and V for Spey rods. In fact the drag components are interchangeable. by Brian Shaffer » 02/20/19 12:23, Post Vtg Orvis Luxor Nylon Fishing Leader Tippet Line Made in France Pezon & Michel. Simple, trouble free, and easily accessible in price-the ultimate in function and simplicity throughout the years. Older models were made by a number of different manufacturers including BFR (British Fly Reels) … Milled from aircraft aluminum, this fly reel offers the best in structural durability. The porting and finish pay unmistakable homage to the Battenkills of the past, but this reel incorporates Orvis' best-selling mid-arbor design. Vintage Orvis Battenkill Fly Reel 5/6 Made In England with WF-5-F line& case, Click to View Image Album Vintage Orvis Battenkill Fly Reel 5/6 Made In England with WF-5-f Line Backing& case-Excellent Condition-Reel has a light Rub on spool(see picture) NO RESERVE BID! Named after the Battenkill River that runs through Manchester Vermont, this reel is made to be affordable and high-performing. Rockthief Bamboo Fanatic Posts: 1023 Joined: 11/18/07 00:00 Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon. Lightweight fly fishing reels in this series are machined of aircraft grade 6262-T6 aluminum to tolerances that are much higher than the older die-cast aluminum fly reels. The existence of this reel is made possible by the fact that under those classic lines hides a great deal of modernity. Plus, the Battenkill Disc has a sealed disc drag system that … It is, however, is very, very good and only $150. ↳   Ephemera, empherma and Ephemerella..... ↳   Photos, paintings, written stories and talents. a fine Orvis Battenkill 8/9 fly reel, made in England, always a popular model, reel maasures 85mm diameter, wide drum with U shaped line guide or left or right-hand wind, backplate drag adjuster works well,correct 60mm smooth alloy foot, retaining most original finish comes with fly line and Orvis padded zip case. by gadabout » Sun May 13, 2007 10:48 am, Post I’m not sure that all of these reels / spooks were made in England as there are three-spoke and four- spoke LA reels that were sold. Thanks Ron. Click Photos to Enlarge Description: Orvis Battenkill Disc 5/6 Fly Reel. I'd suggest starting with Ben Wright's pioneering book on spinning reels, which covers the Italian-imports that were sold under the Orvis name. This book has some great old photos of top anglers with their Orvis rods and historical photos from the early 20th century. hour. Sold. Simple design and flawless construction make this the perfect click-and-pawl fly reel for nearly any freshwater fishing situation. by gt05254 » 02/23/19 06:57, Post I am assuming from your post you are talking about Orvis trade reels from the 1930s-present. Zero startup inertia and an incredibly … I own a Battenkill from the late 90’s and I have used a friends large arbor and they are both solid reels. I have not seen an Orvis … by Ron Mc » Sun May 13, 2007 1:27 pm, Post Current Orvis Fly Fishing Reels. backing … hours. Simple, trouble free, and easily accessible in price-the ultimate in function and simplicity throughout the years. Battenkill Fly Reels Control your fish by palming this classic click pawl fly reel. Reel has 3/4 weight floating line on it. Currently LHW. 0 bids. That was what I was looking for. Ended up trading, for a few dollars more, for the Battenkill Bar Stock (BBS) reel of the same size. Thanks to all of you who contributed to this post. of 20 lb. Sth also made many reels for them, including the very nice Orvis Presentation click pawl reels. These reels are traditional, classic, and ultralight. It's kind of surprising that with Orvis long history and popularity, that someone hasn't written a book about their reels or rods. Condition: Used. shipping. Listed is an Orvis Battenkill Disc 5/6 Fly reel. Thank you Dr. Todd. There has been a long and historically successful line of Battenkill reels through Orvis history. There is a book about the history of Orvis. The original Battenkill fly reels were originally manufactured in England. Orvis trade reels are an interesting subject. I have a few of these reels. With its traditional appearance, great value, and proven disc drag system, the Battenkill Disc continues to enjoy great popularity, despite the series being discontinued by Orvis. The Mirage is made to battle big fish and has one of the smoothest drags on the market today. Discontinued Orvis Fly Fishing Reels. Free shipping for many products! This version features a new sealed multi-stacked drag system. Both reels are in very good condition and function perfectly. And it is flawless. $98.00 to $119.00. Orvis Battenkill Disc Fly Reel 5/6 with Line - Vintage Made in England - 'Used' £46.00. Reel is in great condition has slight wear from normal use. Battenkill Mid Arbor Fly Reel. by cutthroat » Sun May 13, 2007 1:56 pm, Post Insert paperwork and original box. C $185.01. Some of my very favorite, and most used, reels are the discontinued Battenkill Large Arbor reels that Orvis previously made in England. ~. by Ron Mc » Sun May 13, 2007 3:11 pm, Post 10 Responses to “Rambling Review – Orvis Battenkill Bar Stock II Reel” Bruce June 16, 2011. ORCA Online Forum - Feel free to talk or ask about ALL kinds of old tackle here, with an emphasis on old reels! Read more. It … $10.89 shipping. BUYER PAYS $9.50 SHIPPING AND HANDLING IN LOWER 48 STATES-WE SHIP WITH DELIVERY … ... Orvis Battenkill Fly Reels - Reel Black Nickel - Sizes I-III. This reel has a few minor scuff marks on it from many years of enjoyment but is in overall great condition. Free postage. Made in the UK Note - Comes with Orvis zip case, but the case does have a couple of small punctures in the vinyl on top and bottom (right about where a dog’s teeth would go if they grabbed it thinking it was a new toy…) $150 Orvis Battenkill Bar Stock (BBS) V DEMO – SOLD Orvis Battenkill Disc III – SOLD C $95.69 0 bids + C $19.14 shipping . Free shipping. Bought them years ago and never a problem. The listing has ended. It was written by Austin Hogan and Paul Schullery, and is titled THE ORVIS STORY. A few scratches. Current bid: US $127.50. I'd suggest starting with Ben Wright's pioneering book on spinning reels, which covers the Italian-imports that were sold under the Orvis name. With models from a 1wt all the way up to an 11wt this reel has a model for any angling scenario. Details about Orvis Battenkill Fly Reel Disc 5/6 Made In England w/ Case Two Extra Spools. Sold Farlows 3 1/2 inch Fly Reel J W Young pattern 8 c 1925 Dry Fly special alloy £ 99.00. C … JW Young stepped up for Orvis when Hardy let them down. These reels are made to provide the angler with a pure connection to the fish; not huge drag system or flashy design. Orvis Mach V1 large … This latest Battenkill Disc version is true to its heritage in … Made in England. Get the best deals on Orvis Battenkill Spool when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. A Battenkill is a classic click-and-pawl drag reel from the well-known brand, Orvis. THE ORVIS COMPANY | MANCHESTER VERMONT 05254 | www.orvis.com Orvis Technical Questions: info@orvis.com or 800-778-4778 IntroductIon Features of your Battenkill Disc reel include: • The best selling reel of all time, Battenkill Disc reels are designed to be durable, smooth operating, and attractive. Add to Wishlist. Orvis knew they could build an evenbetter reel. Very nice reels and helpful information. by cutthroat » Sat May 12, 2007 6:53 pm, Post The reel is in excellent+ condition with only slight wear around the rim. Orvis DXR fly reel … Box has some writing on it. or however that dang word is written! Orvis Clearwater IV 3.5" Fly Reel with pouch for #6/7/8 Lines. This reel has a few minor scuff marks on it from many years of enjoyment but is in overall great condition. Another that skipped my feeble brain was the Orvis LORD I and II were made by a Swedish maker; 'MORIN' I believe with a superb drag system. Orvis Battenkill fly reels feature a simple design and flawless construction making them the perfect click-and-pawl fly reel for nearly any freshwater fishing situation. Thanks. Free shipping . For sale here is an Orvis Battenkill 5/6 reel. The Battenkill was the work horse for many years of the Orvis line of fly reels. The staff is very helpful, their information seems very limited. Welcome to the powerful, technologically advanced, and yet still accessible new generation of Battenkill reels. Young Battenkill some time in the 1960's this reel is the exact reel as the J.W. Quite awhile back,(maybe 15+ years ago), I learned that Orvis "Outlet Stores" might have some of "Demo" large arbor reels available at prices significantly lower priced than the then-current retail prices. Our fly reel manuals are in Adobe .pdf format, a popular electronic file format for online material. It has its wear marks from use. by cutthroat » Sun May 13, 2007 5:28 pm, Post All are Battenkill III models loaded with 100 yards of 20 pound backing. Free shipping on many items ... Orvis Battenkill Disc 3/4 Fly Fishing Reel Made in England With Fly LIne. SUPERB VINTAGE ORVIS BATTENKILL 8/9 DISC DRAG FLY REEL, Please read the TERMS OF SALE below prior to bidding. Than Orvis went Global. There has been a long and historically successful line of Battenkill reels through Orvis history. Orvis Battenkill Made in England Reels. Feel free to ask questions. by Ron Mc » Sun May 13, 2007 7:36 pm, Post All internal parts are anodized or stainless steel to prevent corrosion. Details . Mirage Large Arbor Fly Reel . I just ordered The Orvis Story. Sold. by joaniebo » 02/18/19 11:40, Post by Jack Bright » Sun May 13, 2007 5:28 pm, Post Sorry no warranty card. Post by Rockthief » 06/03/09 11:39. those appear to have been made … The whole Battenkill series is great. The disc spools are different but it helps to be able to date the reel. $7.99 shipping . This drag has been stunningly reliable made from stainless steel and brass components. They published it themselves to commemorate their 125th Anniversary, in 1980. Top. This latest Battenkill Disc version is true to its heritage in … Orvis Battenkill Large Arbor V … Item Information. by Jack Bright » Sun May 13, 2007 12:36 pm, Post Read more. I have two Made in England Orvis Battenkill Disc Reels for sale. If you look at the photo the reels. This exact reel has been my 8wt workhorse! maximum) fly reel. Time left: 6d 06h . I had an oppurtunity to buy a like new Battenkill LA {made in China} last year at a fraction of the new price. The larger arbour of the Access means that line comes off in wider coils when you get closer to the spool, though at the outer edges there's very little difference. Simple, trouble free, and easily accessible in price-the ultimate in function and simplicity throughout the years. I am really interested in Orvis reels and their history. Then came the J.W. You posted a photo on Clarks a few days ago that I can't find. Orvis made a very, very coveted fly reel in the nineteenth century. Orvis Battenkill Bar Stock Reels. Whether you’re wrangling big Tarpon in the salt or targeting trout on a 5wt, the Mirage is the right tool for the job. Specifically dates of manufacture and which were clones of other reels or which reels cloned Orvis reels. Made for the enthusiastic trout angler, the Battenkill keeps small-reel functionality without adding unnecessary design features that … Battenkill® Reels Reel Diameter Retrieve Speed in Inches Battenkill Bar Stock III 3" 5.1 Battenkill Mid Arbor III 31⁄ 4" 7.5 Battenkill Large Arbor III 35⁄ 8" 10.2 Example of retrieve speed of the three models. Ideal for freshwater, an affordable option for light saltwater. the topic came up on Clark's and there was some very good information. Orvis made a very, very coveted fly reel in the nineteenth century. Please check all pictures. Calling Orvis has been only minimally helpful. One 3/4 and one 5/6 reel. Thanks. These reels are made to provide the angler with a pure connection to the fish; not huge drag system or flashy design. The Battenkill Bar Stock (BBS) Fly Reel owes basic design elements to the best-selling fly reel in history, the Battenkill fly reel. Orvis Battenkill Fly Reel Disc 5/6 Made In England w/ Case Two Extra Spools. Vintage ORVIS Clearwater III reel MADE IN ENGLAND fly fishing reel with line … I believe it was a Martin reel that is the spitting image of the Orvis Green Mountain. Ending Wednesday at 7:07PM GMT 2d 1h. If you zoom in you will see the "demo" inscription. Rocky Mountain … • Counterweighted spools for vibration-free operation at high … Welcome to the powerful, technologically advanced, and yet still accessible new generation of Battenkill reels. The BBS drag system is an offset disc drag that is also on the Battenkill. Easily converts from right to left-hand wind. Battenkill luggage: It’s only natural we’d name our signature line of bags for the river that has its source in East Dorset, not far from our Vermont flagship store and fly-fishing school. Orvis Battenkill Disc 5/6 Fly Reel Made in England in Soft Case Works Great!!! by cutthroat » Sun May 13, 2007 11:31 am, Post Orvis Fly Reels are made of high quality materials and they often receive rave reviews online. I'd look for a copy with some of the hunting and fishing book dealers, such as ORCA's own Gary Estabrook, who is one of the largest sporting book dealers in the country. Orvis Battenkill BBS 4 black alloy trout fly reel UK Made ... Orvis Battenkill 7/8 Disc fly reel with spare spool and lines & Orvis bag £ 99.00. Orvis BATTENKILL DISC 3/4 FLY Fishing REEL Made In England w/ WF4F Line Up for sale is this used Orvis Battenkill 3/4 Disc fly reel. by joaniebo » 02/20/19 12:35, Post Counter balanced handle, quick release spool tension adjuster on back plate a excellent reel and pouch all in near mint condition any questions please ask. Vintage Orvis Madison Fly Reel British Made With Pouch. Made in England. by joaniebo » 01/03/20 14:22, Return to “Ephemera, empherma and Ephemerella.....”, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Battenkill Large Arbor Trout Fly Reel. $170.00. Post by Jim Lowe » 06/03/09 08:59. or Best Offer. Made in England. I had only lawn cast the fly line. Orvis Battenkill Large Arbor 9/10 Fly Reel with 8 Wt Fly Line Trade In . 3" You are bidding on a previously owned and in good working condition... more Orvis Battenkill Disc Reels - (Sizes I-V) Nice Battenkill Ron. I have have owned this reel for many years and just do not use it anymore, your gain. A minimalist's dream, the all-new Battenkill features a classically styled, yet technically … Bring in fast and feisty predator fish with a lightweight, high-tech reel. I called a few of the Orvis Outlets … by cutthroat » Sun May 13, 2007 8:36 pm, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited, Absolution style by Premium phpBB Styles Classic black in color. The adjustable drag is smooth and strong. $59.99. Welcome to the powerful, technologically advanced, and yet still accessible new generation of Battenkill reels. by Loogie » 02/20/19 10:58, Post This latest Battenkill Disc version is true to its heritage in … Orvis bought BFR in the early 90s before moving manufacturing to China 10-12yrs later, prior to which the BBS (Battenkill Bar Stock) had already taken its place in the lineup. So when I saw you were reviewing the bar stock I expected nothing less then the praises you gave it. I purchased it in 2003 out of a barrel in the Orvis store in Vermont, I lived in destin fl then, and needed a good salt reel. How does the Battenkill compare to the Orvis Access fly reels? $9.60 shipping. The 3/4 model will hold about 120 yds. by Igloo lake » 02/19/19 15:47, Post Young. Why redesign one of the best selling reels of all time? Orvis fly reels were made by Berkley, Scientific Anglers, and I'm sure a number of others. Orvis Fly Fishing Reel Manuals in Adobe Acrobat .PDF If you no longer have the original manual that came with your Orvis fly fishing reel, you can read or print your reel manual online! Free postage. or Best Offer. Housing of the reel is grey with a black Orvis logo on one side and a brass colored Orvis medallion on the other side. The reel is built of 6061 T6 aircraft … Orvis Battenkill 3/4 Disc Fly Reel Made In England. orvis battenkill fly reel Bundle. Quick View. Click & Collect . ↳   Rod makers history, value guide and general discussion, ↳   Link to Orvis Database by Greg Reynolds, ↳   Link to EC Powell's Mechanics of fly casting, Orvis Battenkill "Made in England" Large Arbor Reels, Re: Orvis Battenkill "Made in England" Large Arbor Reels. The Orvis Battenkill Disc fly fishing reel has gone through many changes over the years. The first Orvis reels had a ventilated spool and were made of nickel plated brass, later Orvis offered a solid nickel silver version of this reel. 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