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Gun Fitting in Michigan


Dear Sultan of Shotguns: First, I live in the state of Michigan and have been looking for a good gun fitter that I can trust. I would like to have my gun properly fit. My gun is a Browning 12GA … Continue reading

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Long Distance Gun Fitting


Hi Professor, I am trying hard to make my 391 shoot straight. Out of box p.o.a was 3 inches left of center @ 16 yds. After increasing cast off with Beretta shims provided, p.o.a is not any better. I then … Continue reading

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A Fitting Comment


Your Majestic Benevolence, After years of shooting (practicing mistakes), I have empirically determined that a longer length of pull is best for the gun down position. A parallel, long stock may be ideal but the problem is I pumped iron … Continue reading

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Thumbhole Stocks


Dear Technoid, I’ve read a great deal about stocks and fit (I have slap problems), but don’t ever recall seeing any commentary on ‘Cochise’ or ‘Thumbhole’ stocks, as are currently offered on BT-100’s. When I came across the idea, I … Continue reading

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Long Arms, Short Stock


Bruce, I’m looking to buy a new shotgun, one that will take 3″ mag. and will fit me. I’m 6′ 5″ tall, skinny and have long arms, every gun I pick up and throw to my shoulder I see all … Continue reading

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Stock Work


Dear Bruce: I have recently found the shotgunreport and have enjoyed reading your comments. I purchased a 390 this spring and have had trouble getting it to fit properly. I even had an adjustable comb added to try and fine … Continue reading

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To Bend Or Not To Bend


Bruce, I shoot sporting clays and have recently joined a skeet club and plan to start shooting skeet regularly. I currently shoot a Beretta 686 Silver Perdiz Sporting with a 30″ barrel and like the way the gun fits with … Continue reading

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New Gun Not Fit Like Old


Dear Bruce, My question concerns gun fit. I’ve hunted all my life and shoot very well with most of my shotguns. A few years ago I took up the shotgun sports, trap, sheet and sporting clays. For all three games … Continue reading

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Gun Fitting


Mr. Buck, I have recently purchased a Browning 425 Sporting Clays. I believe I should have been fitted for the gun. What is your recommendation to get this gun fitted now, or is it too late. If it can be … Continue reading

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