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Using correct shooting techniques will help you improve your accuracy.

Four fundamentals for an accurate handgun shot:

  1. Aim carefully, aligning your sights.
  2. Take a deep breath, and then exhale.
  3. Squeeze the trigger slowly.
  4. Follow through.
Handgun technique