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View Poll Results: AIMING: ONE-EYE or TWO
ONE-EYE 68 39.08%
TWO-EYE 72 41.38%
EITHER WAY 34 19.54%
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Old June 15, 2007, 08:51 PM   #101
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If I didn't know any better I would say that the person who had problems figuring out eye dominance has more problems than that. The first thing that popped into my mind was a questioning word, "lysdexia"?
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Old June 16, 2007, 04:39 AM   #102
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depth perception

when you close one of your eyes, you loose 35% depth perception......obviously one ye with a scope but try for two eyes using the shotty, or the good ole' irons. It also gives you a wider field of view!
Not true.
I don't know where you got this info, but you've been misinformed.
You do not lose 35% of your depth perception when closing one eye.
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Old June 16, 2007, 04:21 PM   #103
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As much as I HATE to admit that someone BESIDES me is right ...

I have been practicing two eyed shooting at over 10 yards. It is a bit weird, and I am not as fast with two eyes acquiring the site picture, yet. My mind is starting to "fade" the importance of the other eyes image. That is the only way I can describe it. The other rear site and other target is becoming "less significant" to my brain.
Another 2500 rounds and I might be good to go! Good thing I shoot 9mm not 45s!
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Old June 17, 2007, 06:29 PM   #104
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I shoot one eyed kinda, i use my right eye more but my left eye is still open kinda, its squinted but its kinda open so i can still see.
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Old July 15, 2007, 01:37 AM   #105
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It is a matter of dominance. If you must close one eye to make your brain pay attention to the eye lined up with the sight, then you must. Ace
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Old July 15, 2007, 04:32 PM   #106
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At the range, I typically try to shoot with both eyes. It kind of gives you a better view of your target compared to your front and back sights.
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