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Right or left eye dominate

Discussion in 'Handgun Discussion' started by tacticalgunner, Aug 5, 2013.

  1. tacticalgunner

    tacticalgunner Wilsonville The Man, The Myth, The Legend Bronze Supporter

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    Just wonder which eye people shoot with and if they really know. For years I aimed with my right eye, then I did the test and I am left eye dominate. It straighten my shot and improved my sight picture, so just doing a little poll.
     
  2. Allfat

    Allfat Marion County Active Member

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    Right handed, right eye dominant here, but I shoot with both eyes open.
     
  3. glockman99

    glockman99 Hoquiam, WA. Active Member

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    Left eye dominate. Left handed. I shoot with both eyes open.
     
  4. Cameron72

    Cameron72 Harrington, WA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Ambidextrous and right eye dominated.
     
  5. Dapapadon

    Dapapadon Gladstone, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Right handed, except for writing that's left. Never could figure that out. Left eye dominate.
     
  6. 2Wheels4Ever

    2Wheels4Ever Central Oregon Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    Shoot right handed, aim down my left eye. It works for me.
     
  7. ma96782

    ma96782 Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I'm right handed and right eye dominate.

    My GF is right handed and left eye dominate. I think it may have something to do with, how the school "forced her" (back in the old days) to be right handed. She says that she has always had more power in her left hand vs her right. Anyway, she writes with her right hand because that is how she was taught in S. Korea.

    Aloha, Mark
     
  8. harlequinforest

    harlequinforest PDX New Member

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    Right hand, left eye.
     
  9. BAMCIS

    BAMCIS Eugene Well-Known Member

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    Me too.
     
  10. transient

    transient SW Washington! New Member

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    Right eye dominant and right handed. I shoot with both eyes open when I shoot at 7 yards and I don't try to form a perfect sight picture at that distance - just point the muzzle. When I shoot farther than 7 yards I close my left eye and work on a perfect sight picture - I also slow down a bit.
     
  11. tackleberry

    tackleberry Vancouver Member

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    Left eye dominate...right handed.... I use a C-more dot with both eyes open...solves the problem:cool:
     
  12. PuddleMonkey

    PuddleMonkey Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I'm bullseye dominate.
     
  13. SVT-ROY

    SVT-ROY Tigard Resident Beretta guru

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    yuup
     
  14. snew

    snew Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    Left handed, left eye dominant. I shoot right handed and right eye because that is how i was taught. I keep intending to practice left handed but old habits are the hardest to break.
     
  15. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    Im the same.
     
  16. spookshack

    spookshack Forest Grove, OR Life Member Lifetime Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    100% lefty...left eye dominant and shoot with both eyes open.
     
  17. 19stang88

    19stang88 Gresham Member

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    Righty!
     
  18. j4545

    j4545 WA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Right, right for me.
     
  19. skydiver

    skydiver Sandy,OR Well-Known Member

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    Right hand. Left eye dominant. Shoot with both eyes closed.
     
  20. oknow

    oknow amboy wa. Well-Known Member

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    If I'm not mistaken the majority of women are cross Dominant.