January 17, 2015
I have been going out to shoot trap a little more this year and I really have fun with it, I have been shooting with an old Breda Auto 12 long recoil 12g that leaves me with a bruised cheek after 100 rounds. As with most field shotguns, having to paint the target was leaving a lot of straight shot rising clays difficult to time and I was wanting to get a dedicated trap gun.
I pondered for months, considered many brands and tried a few other O/U at my club and I realized that I need something with an adjustable comb to accommodate my long face. I scratched off Berettas, as only the DT11 fit me and I didn’t want to spend 14k on a gun, I had a budget of $4k.
Anyways, one of my favourite gun shops gave me a deal on this Rizzini Vertex Sporting and I just picked it up today. Christmas in November! I can’t wait to bust some clays.
Does anyone have any O/U cleaning/maintenance tips for lube etc?
October 17, 2008
February 22, 2009
Very nice (I’m a Fabarm guy, myself)… One thing that was very helpful when I started clays was to get an adjustable butt plate installed. That made more difference than the cheek piece. Bore Tech shotgun blend is my go to cleaner for the shotguns- great on the plastic residue. Soak the chokes and the plastic wipes out.
Technically, the glass is always full; half liquid, half air....
Most Users Ever Online: 74
Currently Browsing this Page:
Ole Dog: 2369
Guest Posters: 87
Site Supporters: 1972ctdc, ar-tex, arcnsparc, Artur, atomar, b4delta, BBinger, bikeridertim, BRM, bunny, bwjones0011, CaptDanDD, Caruso4510, DA....64, Dariusz Gut, dbodom, Dettom, Dr.Seuss, DWpistolpackin, ese927, freerider04, Garfield411N, Garymckenzie, GetAGrip, HankB, Headsmaster, hesslism, hester57, Hosspower, JamesF Swidryk, JASJR, john Goldsmith, John Greenley, johnbrandolino, JohnD, JustinPolley, larry260, LG, lonwolf93, Lracmcd, md8232, minmich, Mtn_Eagle, ParaNormal, pete, ray, Rimfire, Roberto, SCORPIO, Starman90, StevenTrate, StillKickin, stovepipe, Sweeney, sweet trigger, Venturerider
Range Officers: brucertx, Dave_Ks, SHOOTIST357, Supermagfan, Tigger, zoommb
Dan’s Club: Boeing, brucertx, bunny, Dan Fan, Dave_Ks, DWpistolpackin, ese927, Garfield411N, Gman1956, jaggman, lbruce, lonwolf93, Lracmcd, Maria Perkins, mhannon, Michael Berner, Ole Dog, ParaNormal, Rex Beachmont, Rimfire, riverinerat, RonaldSemerena, rwsem, SCORPIO, snake-eye, Steve, Supermagfan, tikit2ryde, Wheelgunner, willy, zoommb
Moderators: lbruce, Charger Fan, rwsem, SCORPIO