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Warranty info for all brands carried at Big Y Fly Company can be found below. Items such as tools, fly boxes, fly lines, tippet/leader, fly tying materials, flies, etc are typically not covered under any warranty. However, if you feel like your product has prematurely failed, or you received it with a defect please contact us at or contact the corresponding manufacturer directly. Please note Big Y Fly Company is not able to process any warranties on behalf of any other company unless specifically stated in their warranty information. 
  • Rods must be registered within 30 days are purchase.
  • Lifetime warranty for original owner
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  • For Big Y Fly Co brand reels and rods, we offer a limited lifetime warranty.

    This warranty covers any manufacturing defects for the lifetime of the rod. We replace any rod or reel with a manufacturing defect free of charge.

    For rods: Spare sections can be purchased here. We may ask to see proof of purchase if the rod is not showing on your account.  We require all butt sections to be returned to us here before we send a replacement.

    For reels: You can call us and we can walk you through any common issues that arise. If you need a part like a bearing, handle or o-ring, please call us and we may have one we can send you. If your reel needs servicing beyond what you can handle, please send it in. If there is a manufacturing defect, then there is no charge, If the issue was user-related, there is a $35 service fee to tune it up and replace any defective parts and get it moving. If we need to replace the reel with an updated model, a $50 fee may apply.

    For OTHER BRANDS of rods, reels and gear: Within 30 days of purchase, we will deal with anything that arises for you.  After 30 days, please contact the manufacturer. Most rods and reels feature a lifetime warranty and a repair fee. The info can usually be found on the manufacturer's website. Please call us if you have any questions.

    Please call us with any questions.


    • 2 Year Limited Warranty
    • Repair services are available
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    • Rods must be registered prior to filing claim
    • Lifetime warranty
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    • CLICK HERE to register
    • Do not register your rod until warranty service is needed
    • Lifetime warranty on rods. 1 year warranty on reels
    • Spare sections are available for purchase at Echo starting at $20
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    • CLICK HERE to begin a repair/warranty claim
    • CLICK HERE to purchase parts
    • Limited lifetime warranty
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    • Lifetime warranty, 5 year warranty on defects/workmanship
    • CLICK HERE to register your rod/reel and to begin a repair./claim
    • Minimum of 1 year warranty from time of purchase
    • Warranties are taken on a case by case scenario
    • CLICK HERE to file a claim
    • Lifetime warranty on all reels and rods
    • Flat rate for repairs
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    • 25 year guarantee on rods
    • Lifetime warranty on reels
    • Waders carry 60 day no questions asked warranty
    • CLICK HERE for rod repair
    • CLICK HERE for reel repair
    • CLICK HERE for wader repair
    • No exact warranty listed, but can be sent back for service
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    • Lifetime warranty on most rods and reels
    • Crosswater 1 year limited warranty
    • Waders and Boots are covered by 1 year warranty against workmanship and defects
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    • Lifetime warranty on rods and reels
    • Prices vary based on model and product age
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    • Lifetime warranty
    • Fees are based on Smith's discretion
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      • Lifetime warranty original owner only
      • Rods must be registered
      • Rod section can be purchased on their website to replace a broken section
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