Monthly Archives: December 2013

Beginner Trap Gun


Dear Technoid: My son has taken an interest in trap shooting; as a result I have also become involved and have found it most enjoyable. We are in process of identifying a gun to begin with. Thus far we have … Continue reading

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Protecting Gun Wood


Dear Mr. Gun, I’ve read with some interest your tracks on soaked autoloaders. What worries does the two-holer have? It seem to me the firearm industry does a great job on finishing the outside/visible parts of wood, but really spare … Continue reading

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Lowering Recoil


Dear Technoid: I have just started pheasant hunting and have been using my partners over and under 12 and 20 gauge. He is now talking about sporting clays. I have a bad neck and would like to buy a shotgun … Continue reading

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Shot Hardness


Dear Technoid, As I understand it, it is important to shoot lead shot that has, perhaps, as much as 6% antimony in its make up to deal with the need for hardness and reduce fliers. Colleagues state that Remington STS … Continue reading

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Reloading 28


Dear Technoid, I’ve recently started shooting a 28 ga and like it enough to consider reloading. What are your thoughts on reloading 28 ga? That is, in your opinion, are the savings worthwhile, which reloader has the fewest problems and … Continue reading

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Gun Cases


Technoid: I am interested in buying a good gun case to transport my Arrieta to my hunting areas. I obviously want a higher quality case as the Arrieta broke my bank and the wife would kill me if I did … Continue reading

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20 Gauge Skeet Autoloaders


Dear Mr. Buck, What are your thoughts on 20 gauge autoloaders for recreational skeet shooting? Are there any that you would recommend? Do you think the Beretta A400 Xplor is too light? The Beretta website lists it at 5.0 pounds … Continue reading

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