Monthly Archives: April 2020

3″ .410 Shells


Exalted Technoid, I grew up with a nice L.C. Smith .410 set up for skeet and found early on it averaged a little over 70% in a 20 inch circle at 25 yards – full choke in both barrels. The … Continue reading

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Importance Of Pistol Grip


Bruce, To the point – having read just about all your postings over the years about gun fit I thought I would add my two penn’th as it covers something I don’t recall seeing mentioned. Lots of stuff about stock … Continue reading

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Rust Prevention


Technoid: I recently moved to Hawaii where the humidity is consistently above 80%. As you can imagine, this can play havoc with the shotguns after a shoot. There’s no such thing as just leaning the gun in the back of … Continue reading

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Bad Back Guns


Bruce, It is very pleasing to see other shooters who have an affinity for the 42 like I have. I am 35, shot my first 42 at the age of 9, and now own two of my own. Boy, what … Continue reading

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16 Gauge


(commenting on the fact that the Technoid doesn’t own a 16 gauge gun) Technoid: WHAT? No 16 gauge. GET A ROPE! Jay El Lago, Texas Dear Jay, I got a rope…. and used it to hang the 16. Devotees of … Continue reading

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Long Cones For Sub-Gauge


Dear Bruce, To a user and advocate of the beloved sub-gauge I pose this question: Have you had any experience with lengthened forcing cones in this gauge? It seems to make sense that with such a relatively long shot column … Continue reading

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Gauge Pattern Comparison


Hey Bruce, I have a very basic question in regard to shotgun pattern in terms of 12 ga. vs 20 ga.(or any other ga. for that matter). It is my understanding that the pattern size of a 20 ga. at … Continue reading

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Subgauge Tula Chokes?


Technoid: Was jug choking ever available for sub gauge barrels? If not, if popular in 12 gauge why not? (excepting the cutts which I have seen in all gauges). Tomaso Tomaso, Search ShotgunReport for “Tula”. That’s the Russian name for … Continue reading

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Rich Cole-Fitting Stock Wood To Receiver


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Better Screw Chokes?


Dear Bruce, What are your thoughts on who makes the “best” chokes tubes? Does choke tube porting have any effects besides draining my check book? What are spreader or jug chokes? Who will make chokes that “match” the bore of … Continue reading

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