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Posted: 9/29/2001 3:06:58 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/29/2001 3:06:02 PM EDT by zazou]
Just saw Enemy at the Gate. Good Flick! Anyhow, I do my Iron Sight shooting both open. Thought the same would be true of a scoped rifle, but the weak eye was closed by all the snipers in the movie (I realize it is hollywood) and it got me thinking. I am planning on adding a scope to the AR and was curious as to proper technique. Opinions? Zaz
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 3:16:06 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/29/2001 3:15:47 PM EDT by blkgun223aholic]
I close both[:D][;D]
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 3:18:20 PM EDT
Originally Posted By blkgun223aholic:I close both[:D][;D]
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you must have really tight groups! Zaz
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 3:20:11 PM EDT
I shoot weak eye closed. don't know about proper technique but I hit my target so it works.
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 3:35:04 PM EDT
Both eyes open and lids relaxed. Dave S
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 3:40:39 PM EDT
Both eyes open helps reduce eye fatigue and you are not using muscles to try and keep one eye closed so you are in a more relaxed state. I would recommend that any shooting discipline be shot with both eyes open. A patch or blinder on the weak eye can help.
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 3:44:03 PM EDT
depends
Link Posted: 9/29/2001 5:17:25 PM EDT
Only my left eye works anymore anyway, so I keep both open. No, I don't have a Red Ryder BB gun. I have learned to shoot ambidextrously, since I am right handed, and the accident occured when I was 14. [;)] Yes, this is how I see!
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