Marksmanship Principles

Discussion in 'The Training Wing' started by emptyeye, May 16, 2007.

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  1. Oh F##k I loved that one
     
  2. The shot must be released and followed through without any undue physical disturbance to the position.
     
  3. Classic, thanks.
     
  4. "Ideally, the shot should be released and followed through without bits of the weapon flying off backwards at high speed and removing your aiming eye."
     
  5. The principle is best summarised by one word - consistency.

    If firer, aim, rifle, ammo, weather conditions etc are all precisely consistent from shot to shot to shot, the bullets will almost cut a single little hole. 8)

    Rifles, sights and ammo are now amazingly consistent, and of high quality. It's the shifting vagaries of the firer and the weather that cause the problems. And just as well, too. Who wants to score a possible every time? Boredom . . . . . :x
     
  6. The pistol should be released and followed through without any disturbance of the position.........
     
  7. rednecks
     
  8. Looks like a cannon