Author Archives: bcbuck

Beretta SxS Repair


  Dear Bruce, have an older Beretta 16ga. side-by-side silverhawk. It’s a great gun to shoot, but recently the strip of metal between the two barrels on the bottom has started to come loose. This presents a problem because part … Continue reading

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Casting A Trap Stock


Dear Bruce, I have a beretta 682 trap gun. I wish to bend the stock. What is considered the best way to obtain the correct amount off cast without harming the stock? David Dear David, Although I am many things … Continue reading

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Proper Gun Closing Technique


Dear Bruce, Do you have a strong (or, weak will do) opinion on the proper way to close a double gun action – hold back the top lever vs. “snapping” it shut and letting the gun mechanics take care of … Continue reading

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Reclaimed Shot


Dear Technoid, I recently purchased two bags of reclaimed lead shot at about 70% of the price of new shot. I want to shoot as much as possible, but I’m on a limited budget and I figured this was a … Continue reading

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Winter Trigger Problems


Dear Technoid Is it possible to find out more information on this question, specifically what load the questioner was using and what was the temperature? This past week, I was doing some informal shooting with a friend of mine when … Continue reading

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Good Remington 3200


Technoid: I have used a 28″ 3200 Skeet gun since about 1982 and like it. As Technoid noted it is heavy and as the English gent once said, “A light gun will lighten your load and your bag”. Seriously, as … Continue reading

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Too Many Guns?


Technoid; Your advice in the past has been spot-on, and I thank you. However my questions have been a day late and I was properly chastised about using the Search engine. I tried it last night and it was down, … Continue reading

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