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Old September 9th, 2009, 08:07 AM #3
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Originally Posted by ddn3f View Post
We are both new to shooting and we were having lots of trouble getting the shots to hit close to center even at 5-7 yards. We figured out it was the way we were lining up our sights that was causing the problem.

If we lined up the 3 dots horizontally, the shot was pretty low.

If we lined up the top horizontal edge of the back sights with the top horizontal edge of the front sights, it went on target.
Sounds like you need to work on trigger control. If you jerk or yank the trigger your shot will be low. Sounds like you compensated by aiming higher.
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