American Pistol Shooting by William D. Frazer

By William D. Frazer

The final e-book for the gun fanatic and the historian alike, American Pistol Shooting is a textbook of old-world recommendations for winning capturing. the writer significant William D. Frazer was once a really finished marksman in his day, incomes the U.S. Army’s unusual Marksman badge in 1922. virtually fullyyt self taught, Frazer knew that the area wanted a finished ebook on pistol capturing process, and he used to be the fellow to jot down that e-book. Brilliantly exact with sections on taking care of your pistols, set off keep an eye on, shielding taking pictures and quickly drawing, or even taking pictures psychology, there's something the following for everyone.
First released within the early 1900s, just about all of American Pistol taking pictures is nonetheless correct this present day, even regardless of the big technological alterations that experience swept around the face of the gun undefined. The thoughts defined can assist an individual up their video game and 0 in on their objective. no matter if training by myself within the yard or working towards on the taking pictures variety, significant William D. Frazer’s e-book is a must-have for a person attracted to the game of taking pictures and the background of the gun.

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The development of co-ordination. ” Practicability of rapid fire. A demonstration. Revolvers or automatics for rapid fire. Basic principles of shooting against time. Starting positions. Time wasting movements. The line of sight. Catching the aim. Revolver manipulation. Double action. Volume of fire. Three methods of cocking. Rapid fire exercises. Firing intervals. Automatic pistol exercises. Chapter IX. FREE PISTOL SHOOTING Origin of the game. The International Shooting Union. Rules for practice.

Physical condition and holding. The most important essential in pistol shooting. How to squeeze or press a trigger. The use of the finger joints. Side pressure. Rapid squeezing. Trigger squeeze exercises. Value of smooth clean triggers. Chapter VII. THE AIMING PROBLEM The solutions of aiming problems. Principles and methods. The sight picture. Binocular aiming. The master eye. The normal method of aiming. Other methods. The effects of the grip on sight settings. How to “sight in” a pistol. Rules for adjustment.

Nervousness and its effects. ” What causes it. A typical example. Symptoms. The effects. How to prevent and overcome it. A fundamental principle of psychology. Too much imagination. Verbal controversies. ” Determination. Trying too hard. ” A psychological explanation. The cause and effects. An unusual example. How to avoid the habit. How to overcome it. A study of an international champion. Flinching. The great obstacle. A definition. The reactions of the nervous system. To physical injury. To anticipated danger.

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