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Weird thing, now that I've practiced with the scout scope on my Savage rifle, can shoot it just fine with both eyes open. A handgun of any way shape or form, looks like a shotgun blast.
 

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I shoot with both eyes. But I can’t just pull the weapon up and get good sight picture. For me it’s more of a squint to start and then I can focus everything in. I don’t know why I shoot with both eyes but I always have.
 

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I shoot with both eyes. But I can’t just pull the weapon up and get good sight picture. For me it’s more of a squint to start and then I can focus everything in. I don’t know why I shoot with both eyes but I always have.
You better learn some instinct shooting, then, 'cause you're pushing up daisies if you have to go through all that to get acquired.
 

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When focussing on the target, how many front sights do you see, with both eyes open? I see two, but that could just be due to my astigmatism.

And yes, that even happens on the rare occasions I am sober.
 

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You better learn some instinct shooting, then, 'cause you're pushing up daisies if you have to go through all that to get acquired.
harold has a good point. What I would add is:

Practiced presentations and/or firing from the 'high compressed ready' position.
 

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Sorry, I'd rather get killed in a shoot out than look that silly :)

This guy will have his handgun taken away and then executed by the bad guy.

I have CCW for 40 years. Shoot outs never are like movies or TV. Bad guy will never shoot it out, watch for ambush, shot from behind and/or high ground or the worst case scenario is execution of witnesses in a 'take over' robbery. Be safe my friend.
 

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Looks like me when I attempt Point Shooting ! (At close in I think it's a valuable tool)
 

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This guy will have his handgun taken away and then executed by the bad guy.
Only if he stands there like a statue and the instructor does some choreographed technique on a non resisting training partner. See it in many so called reality based martial arts all the time.

Usually by people trying to make a buck selling the latest and greatest new system. It's not all BS, but often times is.
 
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