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Old 06-03-2013, 08:52 AM
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Default Orvis BattenKill I

Has anyone out there has this reel? thinking about purchasing it for my 2wt.

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I have the II for my 3 weight rod and I wish I had the III. Personally, I think most reel manufacturers make the smaller reels because we buy them, but most are one size too small for the line they listed to hold. I'd get the II for a two-weight.
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I have the II for my 3 weight rod and I wish I had the III. Personally, I think most reel manufacturers make the smaller reels because we buy them, but most are one size too small for the line they listed to hold. I'd get the II for a two-weight.
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my superfine 2 came with a bbsII and it fished very nicely...
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