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Old December 31, 2012, 11:45 AM   #1
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Open sights and focus...

If you are shooting a rifle with open sights at longer distance for accuracy how do you aim?

Focus on the front sight and leave the target blurry?


Focus on the target and cover it with the blurred pin?
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Old December 31, 2012, 12:09 PM   #2
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Focus on the target first, so your brain knows where it is. Then focus on the front sight, target should be blurry. Squeeze trigger.

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Old December 31, 2012, 02:02 PM   #3
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Are you shooting at a target as in a paper target or are you shooting at an object like an old drum or a deer?
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Old January 1, 2013, 03:28 AM   #4
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Front sight, front sight, front

Deviate your focus otherwise and accuracy suffers. You may have to run the tirgger with a bit more " authority" than a surprise break on game, movers, etc, but focus is on your front site....always.
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Old January 2, 2013, 03:40 PM   #5
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Focus on front sight. Rear sight blurry.Target blurry

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