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MisterMcCool 09-02-2013 12:22 AM

Do you shoot with one eye closed? Poll
 
When shooting do you close the non-dominant eye or keep both eyes open?

OkOutlaw 09-02-2013 12:25 AM

When shooting rifles I close the non dominate eye. With shotguns, which I don't shoot as often I'm a mix. Try to keep both open. Just ow getting into pistols so well see what developes.

Axxe55 09-02-2013 12:25 AM

pistols, shotguns and rifles with open sights, both eyes open. rifles with scopes, usually one eye open.

MisterMcCool 09-02-2013 12:27 AM

Who picked both eyes closed? :p

mountainman13 09-02-2013 12:27 AM

Both open unless using an optic with magnification or shooting long range.

therewolf 09-02-2013 12:28 AM

Sorry, bad eyesight. blurry focus of non-aiming eye is

a distraction.

In a perfect world, I would never dissatisfy

anybody.

therewolf 09-02-2013 12:30 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by MisterMcCool (Post 1354438)
Who picked both eyes closed? :p

probably the same guys who never peed in a toilet... :D

Axxe55 09-02-2013 12:30 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by MisterMcCool (Post 1354438)
Who picked both eyes closed? :p

i thought you did!:eek:

trip286 09-02-2013 12:37 AM

Completely close my non dominate eye. Doesn't matter what or how, optics, whatever.

I do the exact same thing every time. No need to be changing up fundamentals.

John_Deer 09-02-2013 12:47 AM

I have lazy eye. Even though I can't see well with my left eye, I lose my depth perception when I close it. I would have a hard time getting a scope on target with one eye closed.


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