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Fiocchi LiteSpeed cartridge review with Richard Atkins

Hang on to your hat – Richard Atkins has got his hands on the super-fast Fiocchi LiteSpeed clay cartridges. You can tell that clay shooting is a vibrant sport by the huge number of products that are available, whether that’s

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Best clay guns for 2020 – Our top picks

As restrictions ease and we carefully return to shooting, the Clay Shooting team pick their top ten clay guns for 2020. Clay shooters would argue all day about the best clay gun for the sport, and it’s safe to say

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Richard Atkins tests two new shotgun loads

Clay shooting expert Richard Atkins is testing two new shotgun loads that offer good performance, less recoil, and an affordable price tag! On test: Clever Mirage T1 24 Gram 7.5 Fibre and Plastic Shot load: 373 grainsPellet(count per oz): 331UK

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A selection of 21gm practice clay loads

Cartridges with 21gm loads have boomed in popularity since their introduction in 2007 and are ideal for practice, simulated days and as a way of reducing recoil. Between 2006 and 2007 the price of lead more than doubled, hitting an

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Ian Coley’s recommended Ladies Guns

The experts in Ian Coley’s gunroom go over some shotgun options for women shooters. BERETTA 691 VITTORIA£2,495 The first gun in the Beretta range to be designed specifically for women, the 691 Vittoria is a nicely finished and detailed gun

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Fibre clay loads for simulated days

Simulated game days are very much in vogue at the moment and a lighter load will increase your enjoyment without beating you up. In the olden days, ‘big is best’ was the clay shooter’s maxim, with Fitasc shooters able to

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Bryce explains correct gun-holding technique

Bryce Blandford-Corp explains how holding your gun properly will aid a good mount and swing, as well as reducing the effects of recoil As a newcomer to clay shooting, or just shooting in general, there’s a lot to think about,

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The perfect hit: gun fit really is as important as everyone says!

Keen sporting shot Jason Doyle has been consulting a number of experts on the subject, and it turns out gun fit really is as important as everyone says it is. The last couple of months have been pretty quiet for

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Semi-auto science

Gunsmithing expert Tim Greenwood answers a reader’s question on their semi-auto’s cartridge cycling speed

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A cartridge reborn

Tim Woodhouse continues his series, recounting the history of the 21-gram load

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