BEFORE YOU BUY AN ALVEY PLEASE BE AWARE THERE WILL BE A WAIT TIME (AND IN MOST CASES 5+ WEEKS WAIT) DUE TO MASSIVE DEMAND AT THE ALVEY FACTORY SINCE THEIR ANNOUNCEMENT. ALVEY ARE STILL BUILDING REELS AND WE ARE STILL LISTING THEM AS "AVAILABLE FOR SALE" HOWEVER ALL REELS ARE ON BACKORDER QUEUE AND IF YOU WANT AN ALVEYWE SUGGEST BUYING IT NOW, AND WE MEAN NOW! - ALTHOUGH ALVEY HAVE ANNOUNCED THEY WILL CONTINUE OPERATION NOW UNTIL THE HEAVY DEMAND CEASES, WE SUGGEST BUYING NOW AS WE ARE ADDING OVER 30+ REELS A DAY ON AVERAGE TO OUR QUEUE.
Alvey 6500BCVRR Rapid Retrieve Surf Fishing Reel
Alvey Reels have been synonymous with Australian fishing since the first Alvey reel was made in Queensland in 1920 by Charles Alvey. To this day Alvey reels are still made in Australia by the Alvey family and are manufactured to withstand the toughest of Aussie conditions.
The Alvey 6500BCVRR Rapid Retrieve Surf Fishing Reel is the High speed sports version of the old favorite 650 series big spool reel.
Incorporating all the attributes that made the 650 series reels one of the most popular Alvey reels with some great new features like vented spool and graphite back plate as well as the revolutionary Rapid Retrieve handle system for even faster line retrieve!
The Alvey 6500BCVRR Rapid Retrieve Surf Fishing Reel is perfect size reel for anglers that target salmon, big tailor and mulloway off the beaches or snapper, groper and other big fish off the rocks.
Spool Diameter 165mm (6 ½”)
Line Capacity 650m/9kg
Gear Ratio 1/1 – 1.3/1
NOTE: Image for reference only - Line not actually included and colour of reel can vary from image shown depending on availability
Features and Benefits
A strong metal side cast system for years of trouble free casting
Vented Spool and back plates for a light reel without compromising strength and durability.
Rapid Retrieve handle plate gives you the option of either one to one power cranking or you can wind up to 30% faster using the smaller handle. Perfect for throwing metal slices.
Huge line capacity 650m of 9kg line
Anti-reverse on / off switch
A smooth multi-plate clutch (drag) controlled by an easy to use large tri-star nut.
Fish Alert Button so you don’t miss that strike.
Alvey reels the only reel that allows the angler to run the line directly over your finger while you’re retrieving the line for the ultimate in sensitivity and control.
Low maintenance reel Alvey reels have minimum parts for trouble free use.
Suited to a rod sizes ranging from 3 m to 3.6m.
Australian designed and made.
NOTE: Left Handed Reels available by special order - colour of reel can vary from image shown depending on availability
The Alvey 6500BCVRR Rapid Retrieve Surf Fishing Reel continuing the tradition of revolutionary design and features from Alvey reels.
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.
Thank you, Bruce Alvey
On all orders over $50 delivered within Australia. Delivery fee on orders under $50-($10 postage)
International delivery available *from $15 *Conditions apply (More info...)
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1-2 business days dispatch time on *most orders 1-6 business days delivery time (Aust) * most orders