While shotguns are a go-to platform for home defense, the excessive recoil of many heavy-hitting 00 defense loads can prevent people from practicing. Here are some tips for dealing with your shotgun's kick.
Competitive shotgunners and expert wingshooters insist shotguns should be pointed to maximize their effectiveness on moving targets. Indeed, they say aiming a shotgun in the traditional sense of the word is futile. Yet, defensive experts and tactical shotgun shooters insist shotguns should be aimed much like a rifle to avoid missing.