The travelling angler has to make the most out of limited space available whether it’s in the car or caravan? And when you head out on to the road you don’t want your fishing gear to last just one trip but, hundreds.
Alvey is a name synonymous with quality fishing reels, have made a telescopic rod to match their rock solid reels in quality and simplicity. That is perfect for the space conscious travelling angler.
The Alvey 555T Estuary Telescopic Rod is a hollow glass telescopic fishing rod that has been fitted out with quality componentry and of course to it match up perfectly to the famous Alvey sidecast reel.
The Alvey 555T Estuary Telescopic Rod is 3.2m (10’ 6”) in length and collapses down to just over 1m. It’s ideal for estuary and light surf applications (rated 3-5kg line.). The Alvey 555T Rod matches to the smaller 5 up to 6 inch size reels, Series 50 – 55, 500 – 600 sizes
Since it’s collapsible it fits easily in any car boot or under the seats in a caravan so it’s always on hand for when that fishing opportunity arises.
The action of the rod is surprising with a nice even curve and will handle a nice fish quite well.
The Alvey 555T Estuary Telescopic Rod features a foldout stripping guide that allows an easy flowing cast. No matter where you are around this great brown land there’s no excuses not to catch a bream , whiting , trevally , flathead , tommy ruff, luderick or two for the table!
♦ Model Alvey 555T
♦ Length: 3.2m ( 10’6”)
♦ Cast Weight: 15 -30g
♦ Collapsed Length 1m
♦ Open Runner
♦ Low Mount
♦ Reel Size: Suits 55 Series Alvey (5 to 6 inch)
♦ You don’t have to lug a big cumbersome rod around on your travels the Alvey 555T Telescopic rod collapses down to 1m in length and fit neatly in most cars and caravans without taking up precious space.
♦ Great Australian Quality, you know its an Alvey so its built tough to handle the Aussie Outdoors
♦ A great all round rod that can handle 80% of the fishing situations you’ll encounter travelling around the country.
Love your fishing? Love your travelling? Then why not do both with the Alvey 555T Telescopic Fishing Rod. Now there’s no excuses!
Latest Official statement from alvey below. Please note there is a delay in shipment of Alvey reels… We have ordered hundreds and over multiple orders in the past week so all orders are expected to be filled. Just please bear with us.. Here is Alvey’s statement… Australia... if there was ever a time to stand up and be proud, now is the time! We cannot believe the volume of orders flooding in from retailers around the country as a result of your incredible loyalty towards our Aussie made Alvey Reels. Thank you!
For your benefit, we wish to advise that order levels are currently unprecedented and thank you all for your amazing support. This influx of sales has however cleaned out the physical 'stock on hand' and we are running the factory flat out to fill these orders! At this stage many orders may take a few weeks to reach your retailer so please go easy on them, it's beyond the retailers control.
We also want to advise that in its 'current form' Alvey Reels Australia cannot continue indefinitely but we are looking at all options moving forward. Thank you again for your wonderful support and we will do our utmost to supply your order requests.