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new shooters #7471618 03/28/19 07:20 PM
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I know many of you have kids that have been shooting for a long time but I just now have seen enough safety respect and rule following from my 2 that I now trust them to shoot more than the pellet gun. This is how they spent part of their Spring Break. The boy's a lefty, does that cost more, or just harder to find gear?
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Awesome Gary. My son is 8 and started shooting the 10/22 I got for him this past fall. He had shot a BB gun for a couple years as well as my dad's old bolt action .22. He too shows the responsibility, behavior, focus and listening skills but before and during each shooting session we continuously go over the 4 rules of handling firearms.

My son also shoots lefty but does everything else in life righty. I was talking to another dad at baseball practice this week about his son that also shoots lefty but does everything else righty. Be prepared for either more expensive guns or less options as he starts his collection.

I like the stock on the bolt gun your daughter is using.


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Got a grandson that is a lefty....so much harder to find quality stuff. I have to order a lot of stuff, just can't walk into a store and get it.


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Originally Posted by Mr. T.
Got a grandson that is a lefty....so much harder to find quality stuff. I have to order a lot of stuff, just can't walk into a store and get it.

same price or costs more?

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Got a grandson that is a lefty....so much harder to find quality stuff. I have to order a lot of stuff, just can't walk into a store and get it.

same price or costs more?

Can be a little more pricey but thereís a good bit of LFHD products out compared to 10 years ago.


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Well done there dad. cheers

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Gary boy!!! Good seeing action pics of the kids!


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Well Done Dad.
I'm a OLD Geezer and I'm also a Lefty. I Never liked Left-Handed Firearms, they felt awkward, So I just Shoot Right-Handed Rifles ,
Actually a Lefty can cycle a Right Bolt Action Faster than a Right Handed Shooter can.
On the AR Rifle there's a Brass Deflector accessory That attaches to the Pic-Rail that will Deflect the fired cases Down and away
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My nephew is a lefty and shoots lefty but has never shot anything but right handed guns. He is a fine marksman. Shooting a right handed rifle is natural to him.

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Way to get them started!

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