Tag Archives: Sporting Clays

Sporting Clays/Trap Gun


Dear Technoid, I have an Remington NP 11-87 Sporting Clay with a 30 inch barrel. I want to shoot trap singles and doubles also. I am trying to decide whether to try and use this gun the way it is … Continue reading

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Orvis Sandanona-Doves Roost


An early station, the more challenging simo pair are two teals thrown to the treetops in front of the stand, perhaps 10 yds away. The straightway bird rises from a blind about 2 yds in front of the stand and … Continue reading

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Orvis Sandanona-No Name


I’m calling it No Name because it is a fairly new station between Pick A Pair and Driven To Distraction that has a sign on the cage, but I think it is a remnant from an old station. A report … Continue reading

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Orvis Sandanona-Streamside Snipe


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Orvis Sandanona-Settlin Woodies


A true pair straight away with the trap about 2 yards on the right. The pair travels straight over and to the other side of the pond.

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Mid-Hudson Sporting Clays-Station 12 Simo Pair


You gotta love the warm weather and what it does to Sporting Clays course managers. Why it gets them out of their winter doldrums. They dump the old tired, worn out, slow to charge and re-charge batteries they’ve been nursing … Continue reading

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Orvis Sandanona-Pick A Pair


This type of presentation is probably only possible when thrown from a hand operated trap, as three birds are loaded, two orange, one black, in random positions on the trap arm. The position of the targets on the trap arm … 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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Orvis Sandanona-Fur & Feather


The report pair chosen today is a quartering 110 from right to left, and the report rabbit crossing from left to right. The shooting platform is elevated from the trap machines, so one is definitely shooting down at the rabbit, … Continue reading

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Mid-Hudson Sporting Clays-Station 5 Report Pairs


Peter W. has been out tweaking the course at Mid-Hudson Sporting Clays in New Paltz, NY. Nothing screamingly drastic, but as usual, Peter W. is continually adjusting machines to keep things interesting and to keep shooters entertained. Station 5 is … Continue reading

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