Monthly Archives: November 2015

Shotstring And Patterns


Exalted Technoid, I am a bird hunter and sporting clays shooter who has studied your advice religiously, especially on the subjects of chokes and patterns. I have followed your advice for the most part, including purchasing and using the Choke … Continue reading

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Lowest Recoiling Shotgun


Hi, I am buying a new 12 gauge and want to know what shotgun kicks the least? Thanks, RJ Dear RJ, Good question and one that many people have asked. I’ve gone over a lot of this before, but perhaps … Continue reading

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Dwarfed Benelli


Dear Technoid, I own an older Benelli Super Black Eagle (i.e. H & K) which has a traditional flat rib. I have had some difficulty getting the proper fit, as I am 6’3″ and 215# with a long slender face … Continue reading

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Shared Skeet Gun


Technoid: I am a novice skeet shooter, looking to buy a great 12 gauge. But I want to share it with my daughter who is sensitive to recoil. Is there a measurable difference between a semi and an over under? … Continue reading

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Belgian Obsolescence


Hey Bruce; I think we’ve butted heads over this once or twice, and normally I tend to agree with what you say. I must however take exception to your, “A weighty tome on Recoil.” I must admit when I read … Continue reading

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Choke Switching


Dear Mr. Buck: I have a question regarding choke tubes. What do you think about screwing chokes into different barrels. For example, I have a Browning Citori with Invector-Plus tubes. Is it safe to take a tube that has been … Continue reading

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Grousing With A 28


Howdy! Do you think that the 28 gauge is humane for use on Ruffed Grouse? This question is theoretical, as I almost always miss anyway. I was stricken with “La Grippe” by a used 28 gauge Ruger with 26″ barrels, … Continue reading

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