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Orvis Hydros Tropic Intermediate

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Hydros Tropic Intermediate

Try the Hydros Tropic Intermediate fly line for stealth to stalk prey on the flats.

The Hydros Tropic Intermediate is a slow-sinking line that drops at 1.5 in. per second with no sag for direct connection to the fly. Clear tip for extended stealth on the flats. Great line for getting a fly down quickly in skinny water. Smooth coated line with AST patented dry-slick technology provides continual line protection and slickness. Dual welded loops for easy, seamless connection to backing and leader. Orvis Line ID for quick and easy identification. Monofilament core for performance in warm to tropic conditions. Clear front. Blue rear.

Made in USA.

90' total length. Line weights 6-10.

  • Tropic intermediate with 1.5 ips. sink rate
  • Smooth coating with AST slickness
  • Clear tip for less visual impact and extended stealth
  • Dual welded loops
  • Orvis Line ID for quick and easy identification
  • Monofilament core for performance in warm to tropic conditions
  • Line weights 6-10

LINE TAPER CHARTS - HYDROS TROPIC INTERMEDIATE

Use the following table to understand how sizes relate to different metrics.

HYDROS TROPIC INTERMEDIATE 7WT 8WT 9WT 10WT
Tip 0.5' 0.5' 0.5' 0.5'
Front Taper #1 4.5' 4.5' 4.5' 4.5'
Belly #1 11.5' 11.5' 11.5' 11.5'
Rear Taper #1 5' 5' 5' 5'
Belly #2 15' 15' 15' 15'
Rear Taper #2 4' 4' 4' 4'
Running 50' 50' 50' 50'
Total Length 90' 90' 90' 90'
Total Head Length 40' 40' 40' 40'
Grain Wt @30' 198 224 260 305