Weatherby Inc.
Kansas-native Roy Weatherby started his firearms company in Los Angeles with the belief that small, fast-moving bullets had more killing power than heavy, slow-moving ones. The idea was novel at the time, and Weatherby capitalized on it. Before he died in 1988, thousands of customers a year turned to Weatherby Inc. for high-quality, high-performance guns. Son Ed Weatherby took over in 1986, and moved the operation to Atascadero. He has since stepped out of his father's shadow and has his own successes and his own prominent clientele, including both Bush presidents. The company is now located in Paso Robles.  Read more
Weatherby Inc. Kansas-native Roy Weatherby started his firearms company in Los Angeles with the belief that small, fast-moving bullets had more killing power than heavy, slow-moving ones. The idea was novel at the time, and Weatherby capitalized on it. Before he died in 1988, thousands of customers a year turned to Weatherby Inc. for high-quality, high-performance guns. Son Ed Weatherby took over in 1986, and moved the operation to Atascadero. He has since stepped out of his father's shadow and has his own successes and his own prominent clientele, including both Bush presidents. The company is now located in Paso Robles. Read more The Tribune
Weatherby Inc. Kansas-native Roy Weatherby started his firearms company in Los Angeles with the belief that small, fast-moving bullets had more killing power than heavy, slow-moving ones. The idea was novel at the time, and Weatherby capitalized on it. Before he died in 1988, thousands of customers a year turned to Weatherby Inc. for high-quality, high-performance guns. Son Ed Weatherby took over in 1986, and moved the operation to Atascadero. He has since stepped out of his father's shadow and has his own successes and his own prominent clientele, including both Bush presidents. The company is now located in Paso Robles. Read more The Tribune

Weatherby firearms is at home in northern SLO County

May 15, 2014 04:37 AM

UPDATED May 15, 2014 06:25 AM