Wednesday August 20th 2003
Orvis CFO Discontinued?
|Published: Wednesday August 20th 2003 (10 years ago)|
Updated: Wednesday August 20th 2003, 7:30AM
by Bob Petti
Please, say it isn't so
I've heard that Orvis is discontinuing it's famed CFO series of reels. I've seen some being dumped by fly shops at less-than-ebay prices. What a shame. I've always been of the opinion that the CFO is the epitome of a trout reel. Nice look, smooth as silk, simple in design, and reliable. There has been some talk of a replacement. I dunno - it seems that some things do not need replacing. Maybe Orvis customers can save the tradtional CFO as they did the Superfine Series (back by popular demand, sort of thing).