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Lowest Recoiling Shotgun


Technoid: 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 … Continue reading

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Factory Loads And Hard Shot


Dear Technoid, I’m back for yet another impossible or at least difficult question for you to answer primarily due to your exalted position in the world of all things shotgun. Can you share what you know about which factory loads … Continue reading

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Exterior Gun Wipe Down Product


Exterior Gun Wipe Down Product Dear Bruce, What should I use to wipe down the outside of my shotgun barrels at the end of the day or after cleaning? Gun oil, silicone cloth, RemOil? Is something like Slip 2000 or … Continue reading

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Less Recoil With Wood or Synthetic?


Q: will a wood stock lesson recoil, over a synthetic stock?, if all things are equal, ammo load, fit, same gun. I’m going to be helping my grandkids get started on clays. I don’t really think so. In fact, the … Continue reading

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Reloading Recipes


Hello im looking at a recipe for Hodgdon 700x…. i currently can not find this however i can find Imr 700x…. since they are the same company, is it the same just new labeling? thank you wm haven Dear Wm … Continue reading

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Tighter Bores=More Open Patterns?


Dear Mr.Buck, Is there diffence pattern size (diameter ) between 12 ga Tight-Standart-Overbore barrels on 12 ga and equally choke construction. Sincerely, Tuncay Tuncay, In theory the tighter the bore, the longer the shot column. The longer the shot column … Continue reading

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High Shooting Guns


My dear beloved shotgun adviser, I was wondering since trap shooter like a gun that shoots high so they can see the bird so to speak and shot its legs off, way don’t skeet shooters and Sporting clay guys feel … Continue reading

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