Monday, July 22nd, 2024

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Monday, July 22nd, 2024

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Sportsmen Since 1967

Does your shotgun fit you? It’s important, and here’s how to address the issue

The author’s friend, Christian Crabtree, shoots left handed. Many shooters have found that they are left-eye dominant, and learn to shoot from the left side. (Photos by Jerry Bush)

Imagine that you purchased a quality, semi-automatic shotgun, primarily for hunting upland game birds and occasionally shattering flying discs.
The shotgun you chose was designed with input from renowned world champion shooters like Jerry and Lena Miculek. Then, you anxiously step to the line and miss 70% of the orange discs you shoot at. I recently endured that embarrassment, which was made worse when my friend borrowed the Model 940 Pro I purchased and hit 80% of the targets he shot at.

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