Monthly Archives: September 2016

Reloading Preferences


Dear Bruce, Recently you commented on liking the MEC reloaders, which I also like very much. What is your opinion on “recipe’s”? (i.e. what kind of hulls, wads, powder, primers do you like and why?) Thank you very much, Kevin … Continue reading

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Shot String Pros And Cons


Dear Technoid I read and re-read your comments on “shot string” and I don’t understand your comment of a 12″ effective pattern. Your comment was: “Your effective pattern width (80% chance of a two pellet hit defining the fringe) at … Continue reading

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Hearing Damage


Good morning, I am a week or so away from buying a new shotgun. After a lot of research, I have my choices narrowed down to the Beretta AL391 12ga. 28″ barrel and the Beretta 686 Onyx 12 ga. 28″ … Continue reading

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All Purpose 3-1/2″ Benelli SBE


Dear Technoid, I enjoy your website and the advice you and your readers contribute. Good to learn from others since I do not have the time nor inclination to learn everything solo. Keep up the good work. I hope your … Continue reading

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Added Choke Weight


Dear Bruce, Having read and respected your opinions for some years now, I may have “mis-remembered” one of your proclamations of wisdom. Years ago I shot a friend’s Browning BSS 12 gauge that had after market choke tubes installed in … Continue reading

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Reload Preferences


Dear Technoid, Hi – I have not shot shotguns in about 30 years and am starting in with Trap Shooting. I have a Browning Gold Sporting Clays in 12 gauge and would like to know your recommendations for powder, wads … Continue reading

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Gun Fit And Adjustment


Hello, I’m in the market for a new gun o/u, can a gunsmith add casting to a stock that is straight, if so what would one expect (ball park), to pay. Is this done with shims or do they bend … Continue reading

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