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Instruction · 6 answers · 209 views · 2 votes · posted by Andrei Erdoss
How do you deal with cross firing or cross dominance while shooting?

I'm interested to see what are some common solutions to cross firing issues. Thank you

Coach Bill - 141 Reputation
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The XDS is a new concep to solve eye cross dominance and crossfiring .There are big differences between the tape and the XDSthe Magic Dot is placed on the glasses, very close to the shooter's eye. The role of the dot is to block the dominant eye from s... Read More
Instruction · 5 answers · 109 views · 1 vote · posted by Andrei Erdoss
Best way to learn clay target shooting? Video or Instruction?

I want to invest in learning clay target shooting. Which way does it prove to be most cost effici...

Manuel Chapa - 11 Reputation
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Practice makes perfect, is good to read to learn but when you practice oftenly you will discover what it takes to hit the target Read More
Instruction · Sporting · 5 answers · 206 views · 0 votes · posted by Andrei Erdoss
How do you shoot a rabbit target?

I'm just taking up Sporting Clays and last Saturday was the first time that I shot a rabbit targe...

Jamie Foster - 11 Reputation
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just underneath and foot to two foot in front depending on how fast it is going. also be ready in case they jump so you can shoot them in the air (im 13 and rabbits are my favourite type of target   Read More
Instruction · Sporting · 4 answers · 281 views · 0 votes · posted by Andrei Erdoss
Which method of shooting clay targets is best?

I am curious to hear your opinion on which method of shooting you think is the best and why? I he...

A well stocked shooters tools box is a real plus, but as others have stated most shooters have their go to method(s) for many it's their default method(s).  That's why a pre-shot routine is a must it allows the shooter to consciously decide what method... Read More
Instruction · Sporting · 2 answers · 194 views · 0 votes · posted by Bob
Is eye cross dominance and cross firing the same thing?
phil kiner - 41 Reputation
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Cross-firing is when the off-eye is the one that directs the shot.There are a lot of symptoms but one of the most common is when right handed shooters start missing left angle targets.Another is when your scores drop off at the end of the day or as a s... Read More


Instruction · 2 answers · 154 views · 0 votes · posted by Coach Bill
Does eye dominance change?

  Eye dominance never changes anatomically only switches  temporarily in certain conditionsAny ey...

phil kiner - 41 Reputation
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Find the Janurary 2017 issue of Trap and Field and read my 2 part article on cross-firing.It is NOT a one answer fits all shooters problem.You don't care about your eye dominance what you care about is whether or not you cross-fire and if you have a pr... Read More
Instruction · Sporting · 2 answers · 143 views · 0 votes · posted by Andrei Erdoss
How to shoot high dropping clays?

I find chandelles difficult to shoot, mainly because they drop very fast. What is the technique t...

Jon Lee - 11 Reputation
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I tend to wait for the target to reach the peak, then I place the barrel right below it. I use the pull away technique, where I go in sync with the tag Read More
Instruction · 1 answer · 341 views · 0 votes · posted by Kayle
Looking hard at the target

I've heard this expression and I'm a bit baffled. If looking solely at the target, how is lead ac...

Looking hard at the target, when I hear or use that term to me it means total focus, both visual and mental. Lead is achieved by the input from your what you are seeing, to allow your brain to do "The Math" as I call it to get your hands (The gun)  in ... Read More
Instruction · 1 answer · 279 views · 0 votes · posted by Andrei Erdoss
What is the most effective method for breaking a target?
Coach Bill - 141 Reputation
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It depends on the discipline ie. Skeet, Trap, Sporting. For example for Trap all targets have to be shot swing thru as it's impossible to guess the direction of the target, thus a proper target line has to be established in order to break it.On the oth... Read More