Tag Archives: Bad Gun Handling

Bad Gun Handling – 12G Recoil

I have a hard time believing that he’s shot a 12G before. Anyone who has knows they will kick, and take away the stock and your shoulder and that kick has to go someplace. Is this guy at fault? Probably … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Flying Projectile

This is an age old story. I see it repeating over and over and it always scares me. Be safe out there, make sure everyone you shoot with is capable of handing the weapon in their hands. That should horrify … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Big Hand Guns

I have friends who have never shot who want me to take them to the range. They always want to shoot the “big gun”.  That big gun might be a .357, .44 or even a 9mm depending on the shooter. … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Car Destruction

There are some basic rules of fire arms you should always follow. Make sure you know what is down range. Is there any chance that a round that misses your target could hurt someone or something? Make sure you know … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Knocked On Your Butt

Shoulders are behind the hips – Check. Novice shooter with a 12g – Check. Knocked on butt – Check!!!! Come on people, be safe out there.

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Bad Gun Handling – Broken Shoulder

Yeah, that is how you break or bruise someone’s shoulder. Give them a 12G and then don’t show them how to shoot. Her shoulders are behind her hips and the butt of that shotgun isn’t tight and tucked in. This … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Eight Gauge?

I totally get the desire to shoot big guns, but when I do, I make sure I know what’s coming. Look how his shoulders start out behind his hips. He needs to lean into that kick so he doesn’t get … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Scope Wound

This is so sad. Do you think she is going to want to go shooting again? Do you think that wound left a a scar on her face? All because the person who handed her that gun didn’t start her … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Lefties

I am pretty sure this guy was doing this on purpose, having said that there is a very real reason to make sure that you get the gear that fits you. In this case that means making sure you either … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Pistol Grip Shotgun

No new shooter should be handed a pistol grip shotgun. It looks like this is some kind of police/military drill, but my guess is this shooter has never used that weapon before. It is also really hard to tell where … Continue reading

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