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More On Choke Percentages


Hi Bruce. I’m happy to report I’m over my tight wad stage, spent the money and had my gun properly serviced and the wedge replaced. I know my gun loves me all the more for it too. After all, what … Continue reading

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Choke Skirt Effect


Bruce, I haven’t seen this asked anywhere else. I hope you can help. In measuring the bore of a 12 ga semi-auto shotgun, I find the bore about .732. when a say, IC choke is in place, the bottom of … Continue reading

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Choke Designation And Performance


Dear Bruce (or Mr. Technoid if you prefer), The current choke methodology has me baffled. Using an inexpensive little choke checker, both my father’s Belgian A-5 12 ga. and mine have “modified” (**) barrels that show halfway between the modified … Continue reading

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Matching Bore To Choke


Hi, How important is it to match the choke to the bore size? Both Angle Port and Seminole had Beretta chokes for bore sizes ranging from .720 to .740. Big difference. My wife has a Beretta and wants to know. … Continue reading

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Bore And Choke Size


Dear Mr. Buck, I am an aspiring Jr.. technoid in training. My question: I recently bought a A390 Sport Trap, 32 in barrel, ported. The inside barrel dimension is .718 and the” full” choke measures .688 (30 points of constriction). … Continue reading

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