How do you repair an Orvis rod?
Call 1-800-548-9548 for a repair authorization number, payment procedure, and shippig address. Do not send the entire rod. Cut the rod just above the top of label n the blank and just above the cork grip and send only that section.
Can you fix a broken tip on a fly rod?
Once you have removed as much as you can, all that is left to do is glue the new tip guide in place. Mix up some epoxy and apply a little to rod tip and slide the guide on. You can wipe off excess epoxy with a cloth and white spirit. Old rod guide removed, and most of the old epoxy removed.
Can you Recork a fly rod?
Once you have built up enough filler to fill any cracks and crevices in your fly rod cork, you can use a new piece of fine grit sand paper to lightly remove any awkward excess. This should leave you with a fly rod cork that feels like new.
Is Orvis shutting down?
Our retail store footprint will condense to just our Stockbridge location. This will mean we will be closing all other stores throughout the month of March. After March 13, the Orvis.co.uk website will transition to only fishing products (Product categories outside of fishing will only be available at Orvis.com).
Is Orvis high end?
If you’re taking part in these activities, we highly recommend Orvis products. They are perhaps best known for fly fishing, where they carry rods, reels, lines, flies, tackle bags, and accessories like fillet knives. Orvis’ excellent fly fishing waders rival only the Simms brand for quality, in our opinion.
How do I get my Orvis bamboo rod repaired?
If your Orvis bamboo rod needs repair, please call our Outfitter Team at 800-548-9548. They’ll be happy to assign a repair number and give you all the information you’ll need to get your rod to us. Why do bamboo repairs take 6-12 months?
Does Orvis have a Rod Repair Service?
Orvis’s New Rod-Repair System is Fast and Streamlined. Rod repairs are no fun for anyone. Luckily, modern technology can make the process easier, and Orvis has just introduced a new online rod repair system that makes it seamless and quick for customers to return their rods for repair and track their progress.
How do you ship Orvis fishing rods?
The online repair center also includes detailed instructions for packaging a rod for shipping, and you can even print a shipping label if you want. Then all you have to do is drop off the rod at a FedeX shipping center or bring it to a local Orvis company-owned store.
Do my fly rods need to be repaired?
Our wish is that a rod would never need to be repaired, but if that unfortunate need arises, we want to provide you with the best experience possible. By setting up an account and pre-registering your guaranteed fly rods, you ensure that we have all the information we need to get your repair underway.