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About Shawn

An avid 3gunner here to gain and share my experiences in a rapidly growing sport.

Howard Leight Impact Sport Electronic Earmuffs Reviewed

Howard Leight Impact Sport Electronic Earmuffs Reviewed As a 3gunner, or participant of any action shooting sports, hearing protection is important. Equally important is the ability to effectively and clearly hear commands from the Range Officer. I've tried other brands of "cheap" electronic hearing protection but had been left unimpressed [...]

By |2018-11-05T19:22:19-06:00March 4th, 2016|Gear, Mods & Ammo, Reviews|Comments Off on Howard Leight Impact Sport Electronic Earmuffs Reviewed

Match Killer Woes: The Squib Load

Tap, Rack, Bang! Maybe not this time... The first thing that went through my mind when I pulled the trigger and nothing happened - Tap, Rack, Bang. This immediate action/no-hesitation method of bringing a semi-automatic firearm back to operation is very effective for common ammunition problems or failure to fully [...]

By |2018-11-05T19:22:19-06:00August 26th, 2015|Ammunition, Editorial|Comments Off on Match Killer Woes: The Squib Load

How To Weak-Hand Load Shotgun for 3 Gun

A.K.A Dual Load, Quad Load, Load 2 or Load 4 Methods; weak, or support hand, loading shotgun is one of the quickest methods you can utilize to fill your magazine tube.

By |2018-11-05T21:12:23-06:00June 13th, 2015|Shotgun Fundamentals|Comments Off on How To Weak-Hand Load Shotgun for 3 Gun

There’s No Shame in Using a Pump Shotgun for 3 Gun

Pump shotguns are heavy, slow, and many claim not an "optimal" option for 3 Gun. It's because of this, that the typical first piece of advise you'll get as a new 3 Gun shooter trying to prioritize investments is to buy a new shotgun and replace that clumsy old pump [...]

By |2018-11-05T19:22:20-06:00February 25th, 2015|Editorial, Shotgun|Comments Off on There’s No Shame in Using a Pump Shotgun for 3 Gun

Opening the loading port on a Benelli M2 (DIY)

Aside from adding a magazine extension tube, opening the loading port up on your shotgun is probably the most important modification you make. This was a DIY task that warranted much contemplation when I considered the risk of potentially ruining a $1,400 shotgun, but some practice with a less expensive 870 [...]

By |2018-11-05T19:22:20-06:00February 16th, 2015|Gear, Mods & Ammo, Shotgun, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Opening the loading port on a Benelli M2 (DIY)