I have shot all kinds of guns. I have a few different rifles, shotguns, pistols and revolvers. I have a couple of high-power rifles in heavy calibers. They have a tremendous amount of recoil. I wear a shooting vest with a padded shoulder area even though the guns have great recoil pads. One problem I did not like was how the recoil felt on my cheek. I do not fit either gun perfectly, and they press and rub against my cheek on each round fired. It is a bit uncomfortable. I got a padded comb riser that slips over the stock of each gun. It adjusts my line of sight through the scope much better and gives me a solid cheek weld when holding the gun. No more smacks or rubs on my face. The padded riser absorbs all of the recoil energy.
I should have bought the comb riser years ago. I kind of stumbled across the company that makes them out of neoprene one day when I was browsing for rifle and shotgun accessories online. They make all kinds of neoprene products for long guns. Continue reading