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Testing Point Of Impact


Dear Technoid: Does it make any sense to use slugs to check for point of impact? Shooting a few slugs at a target is certainly quicker and easier than shooting a number of shotshells at pattern sheets then guestimating the … Continue reading

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Point Of Impact And Choke Tube Pressure


Bruce: After reading your response and before a pre dinner pop I relaxed to the cogistative state about the subject. The dim bulb in this old head lighted up and I went again to the pattering board. After thinking about … Continue reading

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Moving Point Of Impact


Technoid: Went to the pattern board today. Im right handed, I had a sx3 20ga 26 in barrel with 14 in LOP an a CZ 20ga auto with a 14 1/2 LOP 28 in barrel, shot two differnt loads 1oz … Continue reading

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Sporting POI And Extended Chokes


Dear Technoid, Following your advice, I recently purchased a Browning 425 in 30″. My gun has a factory adjustable comb. I shot it to point of impact and at 30 yards with mod choke, the pattern is well centered but … Continue reading

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Raising Point Of Impact


Dear Bruce, I recently purchased a Beretta 686 O/U in 12ga.  I patterned the gun using the figure 8 bead alignment and found that the POI was exactly at the POA, a 50/50 or at least close enough to be … Continue reading

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