Orvis Ratings and Reviews

Hydros Class V Sink Tip Line

Our best sinking tip fly line for fishing in fast or deep water. Orvis-exclusive 15' super-high-density front taper with a sink rate of 5½" to 6½" per second. Floating belly and rear taper allow for mending and line management for perfect presentation down in the water column.
Average Customer Rating:
3.75 out of 5
3.8
 out of 
5
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Snapshot (4 reviews)
5 stars
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4 stars
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2 stars
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1 star
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3 of 4(75%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Hydros Class V Sink Tip Line
Review 1 for Hydros Class V Sink Tip Line
Overall Rating: 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Very Satisfied,
February 21, 2014
By: Civello
from Green Lane, PA
"I fish for Shad on the Delaware River in PA. This line is excellent when the fish are higher in the water column. I was using a 7 weight, however just purchased a 9 weight and also purchased this line for my new 9 weight. I highly recommend this line due to the ease of casting."
Review 2 for Hydros Class V Sink Tip Line
Overall Rating: 
1 / 5
1 / 5
Not a sinking tip,
October 19, 2012
By: JohnJon
from Grand Lake Stream, ME
"The tip portion of this line does not sink. It is intermediate at best. It is supposed to be denser than the back portion yet a leader breaks the surface of the water faster and sinks quicker. This is a real suprise for an Orvis product. Line was returned w/o any troubles. Reccomend a full sinking "depth charge" for faster water."
Review 3 for Hydros Class V Sink Tip Line
Overall Rating: 
4 / 5
4 / 5
To much memory,
May 18, 2012
By: WoolyB
from Weston CT
"A decent line. However to much memory. Must stretch the line before every fishing trip or it coils."
Ratings-Only Reviews for Hydros Class V Sink Tip Line
Based on 1 ratings-only review
Overall Rating: 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Would recommend? Yes 1 out of 1