Monthly Archives: March 2017

Light Loads


Bruce: Why is so little written about the other option…staying with 1-1/8 oz. shot and reducing the powder charge,a la Big Green STS light target and undoubtedly others? If lead versus velocity is academic..and the shot have sufficient energy to … Continue reading

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Browning Choke Dimensions


Technoid, I just finished reading Bill’s, letter on Browning Invector chokes. I too am a Browning shooter, and a recovering para-technoid. I own 3 Invector Plus guns totaling five barrels, each of which has a slightly different barrel diameter, only … Continue reading

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Balancing Act


Technoid: I have a Beretta 390 that has been backbored (.735), ported and had the forcing cone lengthened. Also added a kick-eez recoil pad. Given that the above procedures can reduce the wt (except adding the kick-eez), and shift the … Continue reading

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20 Gauge Solid Chokes


Dear Bruce, I am looking at buying a new side-by-side, two trigger, 20 gauge shotgun which is not available with choke tubes. I am trying figure what is the optimum choke selection. Since the gun will be used to hunt … Continue reading

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Olympic Medalists Rhode, Cogdell-Unrein Lead 11-U.S. Person Team to World Cup in Mexico | USA Shooting


Source: Olympic Medalists Rhode, Cogdell-Unrein Lead 11-U.S. Person Team to World Cup in Mexico | USA Shooting

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Gander Mountain files Ch. 11 bankruptcy, closing 32 stores


Outdoor and sporting goods retail chain Gander Mountain says it plans to shut down 32 stores as part of a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. Source: Gander Mountain files Ch. 11 bankruptcy, closing 32 stores

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More On Breakfree CLP


Dear Technoid, I just recently bought a AL390 and shot it wet as you suggested for the first few hundred rounds, but I used RIG oil lubricant in a spray can. It worked great for breaking the gun in for … Continue reading

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