0431: Orvis, "T3", 904-2pc., graphite fly rod. "Mid Flex 6.0", 4wt. line. 9', 2/1, 3-3/8 oz, Up-locking reel seat with Maple Burl wooden barrel, 7" reverse half-Wells, solid cork grip. Tip-over ferrule design. Gold-Nitride, Tip Top, and snake guides. Double-braced stainless steel stripper guide with Zirconium insert. Fold-down hook-keeper. Brown wraps sans tipping. All joints full-length, and straight. Model data on shaft in Bronze ink. Original Orvis segmented and labeled cloth sleeve, and heavy duty, high quality, Orvis storage case.
The rod appears to be an early 2000s issue and although not new it certainly looks and performs as new. The solid cork reverse half-Wells grip has been chemically cleaned to look new. All joints are full length and straight and show no scratches or other evidience of abuse. The rod has a high gloss finish and might retain 4-5 years of the Orvis 25-year unconditional warranty.
This is an oportunity to own and fish a premium Orvis high tech graphite Mid Flex rod at about 1/2 the original MSRP. The Mid Flex version is deemed more versatile than the Fine Flex as it can be fished a line up for slower action or a line down for faster action. It is ready to head out to the river whether on the Delaware in the east or to the large rivers among the Rockies.
Rod, sleeve and case all Excellent. $340