Thread: Going Left
07-16-2008, 06:06 PM #1
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I have been shooting for around 16 months now. All the time right hand. My dominat eye is the left.
I was at the eye doc not long ago and he told me that my right eye is much weaker than my left.
So i decide to try left hand shooting and wonder if i could have some tips here.
Would it altso be an ide to start shooting with a hinge backtension release?
07-16-2008, 06:32 PM #2
Sorry no tips here.....I have the same problem and refuse to shoot lefty. I'm stubborn like that, you know.
07-16-2008, 06:39 PM #3
07-16-2008, 06:58 PM #4
I have never tried shooting left handed but if I did I would start from scratch and only use back tension. Otherwise, I know I would pick up some bad habits. I would start from the beginning and make sure my form and the release was good so I hopefully would not pick up any bad habits..
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07-16-2008, 07:29 PM #5
Hope that helped some.
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07-16-2008, 08:19 PM #6
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what about Lasik ? my insurance paid half and set me up with a good lasik center..
07-17-2008, 04:57 AM #7If you went with a release like a Carter Solution 3, which has both a hinge type back tension mode as well as a thumb trigger mode you might find that pretty flexible.
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07-17-2008, 05:26 PM #8
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