Author Archives: bcbuck

Calculating Leads


Dear Technoid, A couple of friends and I were checking our reloads with a chronograph to see if the four gauges were shooting close to the same FPS. We noticed some of them were around 115 FPS different. My question … Continue reading

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Breaking an incomer easier than an outgoing?


Ole Wise Shotgun Wizard, I am back again and have yet another question and I cannot imagine any better source than you. This is strictly theoretical but what the heck. If a clay is an incomer, would it increase the … Continue reading

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Recoil Pad Weight


Oh Weighty Technoid; Do you have a list, or know where I could get a list of recoil pad weights. None of the manufacturers will admit the weights of their products. I checked several web site and tried to call … Continue reading

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28 Gauge Loads


Dear Technoid : Please gaze into your AA crystal ball and get me a couple of hunting loads for my new 28 ga. I have 800X and Win. AA hulls to work with, wads have not been purchased yet but … Continue reading

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Trapping The Trigger


Dear Esteemed and Honorable Technoid: I recently purchased my first ever O/U, a Browning Ultra Sporter. I have been shooting this gun for about 6 weeks and every once in a while the second barrel would not fire on doubles. … Continue reading

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Beretta 303


My dear Technoid, I recently bought a knocked about 1987 model Beretta 303 semi auto, 12g, which shoots fine. The plan was to ‘do it up’, I got it really cheap so can afford to spend a few pounds on … Continue reading

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How Worn Out Is Worn Out?


Dear Technoid, I’ve been shopping for a used double of decent quality for some time. I am familiar with different companies and gun models, and have recently come across what I think is a very good opportunity on an old … Continue reading

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