Monthly Archives: January 2016

Pellet Count Vs Pellet Weight


Hey Bruce, I have a friend who bought about 10 cases of this english ammo, Gamebore White Gold Diamond shot, I am sure you know the stuff. Anyway, its 1 1/8 oz loads, but it does not have a dram … Continue reading

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Gun Fit/Gun Mount


Hi Bruce: I just took up Sporting Clays this year and purchased a AL391 sporting clays model. I have been working on my mount as a first priority along with the vision. I do feel the gun is a bit … Continue reading

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Overbore Velocity


Dear Technoid, I was wondering if you know what effect overbored barrels have on velocity. I have heard stuff about the wad not sealing correctly, and gas getting around it, and then the gun loses velocity. I have also heard … Continue reading

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Lead And Speed


Dear Technoid: Two related questions: When ammo manufacturers label their shotgun shells as 1200 fps or 1300 fps (or whatever), is this measured at the muzzle? Some of the reloading manuals list velocities but start at 3 feet from the … Continue reading

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Beretta A400 For Trap?


Technoid: I am considering buying the Beretta A400 Xcel for shooting trap, it comes with or without a kickoff. I own a Remington 1100 that shoots soft without a rubber butt pad, do you think if I bought the gun … Continue reading

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Subgauge Tube Length


Bruce, Does the length of a barrel affect subgauge tube performance. In other words if you had a gun with a 30″ barrel and a gun with a 32″ barrel would you select one over the other to have tubed? … Continue reading

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Beretta Guns


Burreto gunz (Beretta guns) I’m thinking of retiring my 682 gold combo and moving up to a ASE90 trap combo. The 682 has served me well. The only shortcoming is barrel registration. Three barrels-three very different points of impact. This … Continue reading

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