Technical

Top tips for beginners

Show up and shoot! Dive straight in if you want to improve is Vic Harker’s advice to newcomers

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Magic Bore: Does it work?

Magic Bore was developed to remove heavy fouling now found in bigger barrel diameters, so Richard Atkins was keen to discover how it worked

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How to clean your clay gun

Clean as a whistle! Kristian Reilly lays out the best method of taking care of your firearm

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Something in your eye? How to combat floaters

With uninterrupted sight being of utmost importance when acquiring targets, Ed Lyons talks ways to combat floaters

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Cartridge test: Budget Jockers

A pair of budget clay loads from French maker Jocker give Richard Atkins an interesting subject for testing

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Gun Test: Perugini & Visini Suprema DG2/RSR Sporter

Vic Harker gets his hands on a John Jeffries masterpiece – the Perugini & Visini Suprema DG2/RSR

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Gun design secrets: how subtle differences improve shooting

Some shooters don’t realise that the subtle variances between the major shotgun makers are more than just different branding logos, so Vic Harker explains some of the design characteristics

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5 Shoulder strengtheners to protect you from recoil

Keeping your muscles strong and flexible is essential for any physical activity. The upper body, specifically our torso and shoulders, are incredibly important when it comes to shooting posture and your ability to withstand consistent recoil and maintaining the weight

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Gun Test: Krieghoff Special Trap

The Krieghoff Special Trap is a full weight K-80, but not too heavy for any form of going-away clays, as Vic Harker found out. Tech specs Maker: Krieghoff Model: K-80 Trap Special Bore size: 12 Barrels length: 30in Action: Coil

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Cartridge testing: Sovereigns and VIPs

We have two premium grade clay target loads to examine today: one with fibre and the other using a plastic wad. Eley Hawk VIP Sporting Shot load: 430 grains Pellet (count per oz): 425 UK shot (size / CV): <7.5

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