Orvis Fly Fishing
Reel Tune-Up & Line-Loading Service
Send us your reels and extra spools, and we’ll clean them or add new line and backing, all to your specifications. Servicing your reel will take about a week during the fishing off-season, or two weeks during peak fishing season. It’s an easy way to make sure your equipment is ready for the season ahead.
Send us any reel and/or spool and we'll
How the program works:
You can download the Overhaul Services Work Ticket and use the worksheet to indicate what service options you’d like to have us perform and to select a return shipping option. One worksheet per reel or spool.
Or you can use the convenient reel overhaul and repair request form and indicate what service you'd like for us to perform on your reel.
Basic cleaning and refurbishing services cost $30.00. If all you need is basic cleaning and refurbishing enclose a check $30.00 and we will take care of shipping it back to you. If you would like us to load new line and backing on your reel, give us a call at 1-800-548-9548 or chat with us for correct pricing.
To load new line and\or backing to your reels and extra spools, use our catalog or website to narrow your options and record your selections on the worksheet. You can choose exclusive new Orvis Tracking Backing. Use the chart at right or simply indicate Tracking Backing on the worksheet. If you’d like, we’ll determine the correct amount of backing to load and charge accordingly. To add line and/or backing, please supply a credit card number for payment.
To determine how much Tracking Backing your reel will hold, please use the capacity indications for Gel Spun (a material with a similar diameter.) Tracking Backing is available in 35lb- and 50lb-test only. The following chart, not included in your catalog, will help determine the price for loading your reel with Tracking Backing.
Send your reel(s) with the Work Ticket enclosed to:
You'll have your completely overhauled reel within two weeks.
Questions? Call 800-548-9548 to speak with a technical advisor.
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