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10 metre air pistol technique

Postby Spiny Norman » Wed Feb 15, 2017 10:17 am

I have recently taken this up and would be interested in your thoughts on posture and technique.

I've been advised that the feet should be placed roughly shoulder width, with the right leg forward. With some experimentation I've been finding that having more weight on the back leg feels more stable.

As for the right hand I've been advised to use a loose grip, and to work the trigger with the top pad of the first finger ( though still getting used to a Gamo Compact trigger! ).

Thoughts?
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Re: 10 metre air pistol technique

Postby mikehill » Thu Feb 16, 2017 5:50 pm

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Re: 10 metre air pistol technique

Postby Spiny Norman » Mon Feb 20, 2017 9:44 am

mikehill wrote:Here's some good advice
https://www.tenrings.co.uk/tips-and-tricks/


Thanks, but that site is coming up as unavailable.
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10 metre air pistol technique

Postby Ty Gwyn » Sat Feb 25, 2017 5:50 pm

Thank you Spiny Norman for that very helpful link – working fine here. Just downloaded all nine sections and will start reading up tonight.
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Re: 10 metre air pistol technique

Postby webley701 » Sat Feb 25, 2017 6:10 pm

Spiny Norman wrote:
mikehill wrote:Here's some good advice
https://www.tenrings.co.uk/tips-and-tricks/


Thanks, but that site is coming up as unavailable.


Try again as it's certainly online now.
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