Tag Archives: gun fit

Recoil And Gun Fit


Dear Technoid: I’m using a Beretta 686 Sporting. After shooting a round of 50 my right cheek is very sore. A round of 100 is essentially impossible. I share the gun with my brother and he has no problem at … Continue reading

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Length Of Pull


Dear Technoid, I am looking at a 12 gauge Beretta SO with 29 3/8″ barrels and straight grip with double triggers. I shoot 14 1/4″ to 14 3/8″ LOP on either the gentle pistol grip SO which I possess or … Continue reading

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Adjusting A Stock For Trap


Dear Techness, I’ve been using my 390 sporter for skeet with decent results. I decided to try some trap shooting last Sunday , what a humbling experience that was. I have the 50mm shim in there and that’s the limit … Continue reading

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Face Slap


Dear Technoid, I’m a lefty and my SxS game gun has cast-on for a righty. It has a lot of recoil to my face. The stock is a bit short for me. I’m not sure what changes to make to … Continue reading

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Beretta 390 Shim Adjustment


Dear Technoid, Through what must have been divine intervention, I recently stumbled across your web sight at about the same time as my old Remington 1100 (purchased used) gave up the ghost. After hearing you singing the praises of gas … Continue reading

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Stuff On Pitch


Bruce, I will mount two butt pads this month, one on a Win M42.410 and one on a Red Label 28. The 42 book/spec is 2″ pitch which I will maintain. You might be thinking, why is he putting a … Continue reading

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Seven Steps to Shotgun Heaven


(Learn Quickly How to Break Clay Birds) I wrote the original version circa 1995. I’ve re-read and updated it. The changes/comments can be found in bold and italics. What is interesting is that there are no fundamental changes, but I … Continue reading

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