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Bucking Salmon Weathervane

During the past three decades, I have built thousands of weathervanes and shipped them all over the world. I developed this design over the years to be sturdy, trouble free, and guaranteed for life. They are cut from 1/8″ plate steel, about the thickness of two quarters, painted black, and shipped in three parts — the roof mount, direction indicator, and the image on an arrow. When installed, they average 3 feet tall, and the arrow length averages 38-40 inches. They really work, pointing to the direction the wind is coming from, and they do it for years and years with little or no maintenance. I should know. The wind starts here.

The Bucking Salmon weathervane shown above has been my most popular one, by far, but I have made over 150 different patterns of all types that can be incorporated into your weathervane.

I began making weathervanes back in 1980, using a coal forge and an oxy cutting torch to create a weather vane featuring a dog jumping over a crescent moon as its design. It was my first commissioned piece, and it still flies today atop Dick and Jane’s house across from the police station near downtown Ellensburg.

Billy McGuire posing with the very first weathervane
The same weather vane today, flying over Dick and Jane's house

Standard Weathervane – $225.00

See below for “Standard Weathervane Images.”

Custom Weathervane – Starting at $275.00

Contact us for custom images.

Weathervane Images

Here are some of my weathervane images. To view a larger image, click on the thumbnail images below. You can then cycle through all larger images by either clicking to the right or the left of the enlarged image, or by using your right or left cursor arrow keys. Other images have been used over the years, so if you don’t see what you are looking for, let me know. If I don’t have it, chances are that I can make it.

Airplane-Bi Weathervane
Airplane – Bi
 

Airplane-Bi-Jenny Weathervane
Airplance – Bi – Jenny
 

Airplane Jet 1 Weathervane
Airplane Jet 1
 

Airplane Jet 2 Weathervane
Airplane Jet 2
 

Auto Hotrod 1 Weathervane
Auto Hotrod 1
 

Auto Hotrod 2 Weathervane
Auto Hotrod 2
 

Auto - Old Truck Weathervane
Auto – Old Truck
 

Bear 1 Weathervane
Bear 1
 

Bear 2 Weathervane
Bear 2
 

Bird - Eagle 1 Weathervane
Bird – Eagle 1
 

Bird - Eagle 2 Weathervane
Bird – Eagle 2
 

Bird - Eagle 3 Weathervane
Bird – Eagle 3
 

Bird - Eagle 4 Weathervane
Bird – Eagle 4
 

Bird - Eagle 5 Weathervane
Bird – Eagle 5
 

Bird - Heron 1 Weathervane
Bird – Heron 1
 

Bird - Heron 2 Weathervane
Bird – Heron 2
 

Bird - Humming Weathervane
Bird – Humming
 

Bird - Osprey Weathervane
Bird – Osprey
 

Bird - Owl & Mouse Weathervane
Bird – Owl & Mouse
 

Bird - Pheasant 1 Weathervane
Bird – Pheasant 1
 

Bird - Pheasant 2 Weathervane
Bird – Pheasant 2
 

Bird - Quail 1 Weathervane
Bird – Quail 1
 

Bird - Quail 2 Weathervane
Bird – Quail 2
 

Bird - Rooster Weathervane
Bird – Rooster
 

Boat - Sail Weathervane
Boat – Sail
 

Bovine - Cow Weathervane
Bovine – Cow
 

Bovine - Longhorn Weathervane
Bovine – Longhorn
 

Bucking Gator 1 Weathervane
Bucking Gator 1
 

Bucking Gator 2 Weathervane
Bucking Gator 2
 

Bucking Horse Weathervane
Bucking Horse
 

Bucking Marlin Weathervane
Bucking Marlin
 

Bucking Salmon Weathervane
Bucking Salmon
 

Bucking Shrimp Weathervane
Bucking Shrimp
 

Bucking Squid Weathervane
Bucking Squid
 

Buffalo Weathervane
Buffalo
 

Cat & Mouse Weathervane
Cat & Mouse
 

Dog - Basset Hound Weathervane
Dog – Basset Hound
 

Dog - Dachschund Weathervane
Dog – Dachschund
 

Dog - Pointer Weathervane
Dog – Pointer
 

Elk Weathervane
Elk
 

Elk Fighting Weathervane
Elk Fighting
 

Fish - Bass Weathervane
Fish – Bass
 

Fish - Trout Weathervane
Fish – Trout
 

Frog Weathervane
Frog
 

Horse - Barrel Racing 1 Weathervane
Horse – Barrel Racing 1
 

Horse - Barrel Racing 2 Weathervane
Horse – Barrel Racing 2
 

Horse - Calf & Cow Weathervane
Horse – Calf & Cow
 

Horse - Cowgirl 1 Weathervane
Horse – Cowgirl 1
 

Horse - Cowgirl 2 Weathervane
Horse – Cowgirl 2
 

Horse - Jumper Weathervane
Horse – Jumper
 

Horse - Quarter Weathervane
Horse – Quarter
 

Horse Race Weathervane
Horse Race
 

Horse Rearing Weathervane
Horse Rearing
 

Horse - Rider Walking 1 Weathervane
Horse – Rider Walking 1
 

Horse - Rider Walking 2 Weathervane
Horse – Rider Walking 2
 

Horse - Rider Walking 3 Weathervane
Horse – Rider Walking 3
 

Horse - Roper Moon Weathervane
Horse – Roper Moon
 

Horse - Roper Steer Weathervane
Horse – Roper Steer
 

Horse - Running 1 Weathervane
Horse – Running 1
 

Horse - Running 2 Weathervane
Horse – Running 2
 

Horse - Storm Rider Weathervane
Horse – Storm Rider
 

Horse - Wind Weathervane
Horse – Wind
 

Horses - 4 Cowboys Weathervane
Horses – 4 Cowboys
 

Horses - Foal Mare Weathervane
Horses – Foal Mare
 

Horses - Roper Calf Weathervane
Horses – Roper Calf
 

Horses - Storm Rider Pack Weathervane
Horses – Storm Rider Pack
 

Horses - Working Weathervane
Horses – Working
 

Kids Weathervane
Kids
 

Lighthouse Weathervane
Lighthouse
 

Moon Star Weathervane
Moon Star
 

Moose Weathervane
Moose
 

Orca Weathervane
Orca
 

Ram Weathervane
Ram
 

River Pig Weathervane
River Pig
 

Saddle Weathervane
Saddle
 

Skier 1 Weathervane
Skier 1
 

Skier 2 Weathervane
Skier 2
 

Steam Train Weathervane
Steam Train
 

Witch Weathervane
Witch
 

Howling Wolf 1 Weathervane
Howling Wolf 1
 

Howling Wolf 2 Weathervane
Howling Wolf 2
 

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