Category Archives: Shotguns

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Hot Barrels, Loose Ribs?


Mighty Master of all things shotgun, I am fortunate to have a couple hobby grade auto-traps, a place to shoot them, and a willing puller (aka, my wife). So this morning it gets a bit warm, say mid-90’s and a … Continue reading

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Winchester SX4-20 Gauge


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Real Length Of Pull


Dear Sir – I have a Browning 425 that comes with one of those fancy adjustable triggers. Would it be possible for you to comment on what effect increasing or decreasing the length of pull has on alignment to the … Continue reading

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Lubing O/Us


Dear Technoid: I’ve been shooting a Browning Ultra for about the last 10K rounds or so. For the first 6K or 7K rounds I’ve used BreakFree-CLP to lube all friction points. For the last 3K to 4K I’ve used a … Continue reading

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Tighter Patterns


Technoid, I shoot old fixed choke skeet guns, too thin for screw chokes. what wad fill give a tight pattern for long sporting clays shots with 1-1/8 oz loads Boyd Dear Boyd, It probably has more to do with the … Continue reading

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Pitch And Point Of Impact


Dear Technoid, Does pitch have an effect on point of impact(either high, low or just recoil? Thanks for your help. F.B. Dear F.B., Well, sort of, maybe, sometimes. Here’s the deal. If the gun is properly mounted to the shoulder, … Continue reading

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Sloping Stock Theory


Dear Bruce, I have seen Monte Carlo stocks, which have no drop, at the trap fields. I have seen parallel stocks in magazines and catalogs, which also have no drop. These stocks make intuitive sense to me. It seems that … Continue reading

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