Monthly Archives: December 2012

Backboring And Moment Of Inertia


Dear Bruce, I’m in a situation similar to Fred in “A Backboring Diet” Update. I have a Webley 16ga back action hammer gun which was resleeved and reproofed in its mother country. It is as slim and graceful a gun … Continue reading

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A Backboring Diet


bruce, i`m playing around with 1100 16s..the new ones…i finally found an auto that feels like a kreighoff…….seriously how much weight can i remove from the bbl by back boring.how far can i take it before i lose gas seal.don`t … Continue reading

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Replacing Auto’s Mainspring


Hi Bruce, i have a question I have a benelli M1 super 90 Auto, and want to change the recoil stock spring. as it seems to be getting a bit tired at the moment with some 60 – 70 thousand … Continue reading

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To Screw Choke Or Not


Dear Technoid: I not sure how I found The Shotgun Report, but I’m glad did. I have read many of your articles, found them well thought out, well presented and accurate (I tested several of your theories). Perhaps you can … Continue reading

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Schnabel Rant


Hi, Can you please enlighten me on the magical properties of the Schnabel forearm. Its seems that any gun that has a Schnabel forearm attached instantly becomes a “Sporting gun”. This is true without regard as to type of rib … Continue reading

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16 Or 20 SxS


Dear Technoid, I am a quail hunter over dogs in Texas. Shoot left handed and have an interest in getting a side by side. I sho[o]t a Auto-5 12 for years, then went to a Beretta 390 12 (change the … Continue reading

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New Or Old Gun


Comment: Dear Bruce, I’ve just started clayshooting for almost a year now. Here in Holland you need to be member for more then 1 year to get a shooting permit. My question to you is can you give me any … Continue reading

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