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What is the most effective method for breaking a target?
Coach Bill
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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...
Which barrel should I shoot first, top or bottom? Details much appreciated.
phil kiner
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shoot the barrel that you hit the best withit is not always the bottom- I shoot my OU for single and shoot the top barrel. Why? because that is the barrel that I break the most targets with-- periodShoot the one that gives you the most smoke and that y...
Does eye dominance change?

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

phil kiner
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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...
Does cross dominance cause my double barrel vision?

Seeing two barrels, while the gun is mounted into the shoulder and both eyes are open, is not ocu...

Coach Bill
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Seeing two barrels, when the gun is mounted into the shoulder and both eyes are open, is not ocular cross dominance!  It is called natural diplopia.The phenomenon occurs because the object (the gun) is too close to our eyes compared tothe distance from...
How can I find out if I have cross dominance or cross firing?
phil kiner
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The quickest test is to close the off-eye and see if your mystery misses go awayShooting with 1 eye feels like crap and the target looks smaller and faster but we are trying to figure out how to cure missing CONTRARY TO CLUB WISDON- shooting with both ...


Instruction · American Trap Singles
Is flinching considered failure to fire?
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Competitions · Sporting Clays
What is the correct way to score a report pair if the gun doubles with first target missed?
Kyle Adams
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When the gun doubles, it is considered a gun malfunction based on the NSCA NSSA 2017 Rule Book (VII-H-1-a).The shooter shall be allowed a combined total of three (3) malfunctionsper day, per event attributed to either the shooter's gun or ammunition. T...
Instruction · American Skeet Singles
What does the letter "T" stand for in doubles?
Mr. H
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Thanks for that.  Lots to learn for a rookie.
General · Browning BPS Trap shotgun · American Trap Singles
Where do i get started, what gun should I use?
Coach Bill
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If you are a novice, find an experienced shooter that will help you to pick out the right gun for you. I am talking a rental gun to start with. Gun fit is paramount for an enjoyable shooting.If you get hooked  and you want to buy a gun then consider th...