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11 01, 2021

How Does Shooting a Firearm Make You Feel?

By |January 11th, 2021|Categories: AR500 Steel Info, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

How Does Shooting a Firearm Make You Feel? Ask any shooting enthusiast to tell you about their first time firing a gun and they’ll likely say it was “granddad’s .22” or “my uncle’s deer rifle.” Sometimes you’ll find the first time an individual had an opportunity to [...]

7 01, 2021

Shooting Range Best Practices

By |January 7th, 2021|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , , , , |

Shooting Range Best Practices Whether you are a seasoned weapons expert or a rookie to the range, there are some general safety guidelines and useful tips that should be followed when handling firearms. Range instructors are there to help guide you and should be listened to at [...]

29 12, 2020

Shooting Tips for Better Accuracy

By |December 29th, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , , |

Whether you’re trying to tighten up your shot for competition or defense, or both, it’s a learning process every step of the way. Beginners and advanced marksmen can become more accurate by following these 5 shooting tips. Know your rifle Mastering your firearm of choice is the [...]

20 12, 2020

Proper Steel Target Shooting Safety

By |December 20th, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , |

When hunting, engaging in shooting sports, or using a firearm in anyway, safety should always be your main concern. If you’re even the least bit experienced, you probably know the Cardinal Rules of Firearm Safety, as well as the importance of wearing proper personal protective equipment, such [...]

11 12, 2020

What is a Reactive Target?

By |December 11th, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Reactive Targets Reactive Targets provide instant feedback and discipline the shooter to keep their sights on the target in preparation for follow-up shots.  Many military and law enforcement ranges use reactive steel targets for firearms training.  Designs that utilize a torso shape front plate are commonly referred [...]

1 12, 2020

10 Essential Items to Pack in Your Shooting Range Backpack

By |December 1st, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

You could go to your local shooting range and there rent all the equipment and you need. However, doing it like this is going to cost a premium, especially if shooting is one of your favorite hobbies. Rather than going that route, it would be far better to build your [...]

23 11, 2020

Is Target Shooting A Hobby or A Necessity

By |November 23rd, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , |

Is Target Shooting A Hobby or A Necessity What shooting a gun means for one person, means something entirely different for the next. Carrying, owning and shooting firearms have a rich history not only the U.S., but pre-dating our country and tracing all the way back to [...]

11 11, 2020

Steel Target Shooting Safety

By |November 11th, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|

When hunting, engaging in shooting sports, or using a firearm in anyway, safety should always be your main concern. If you’re even the least bit experienced, you probably know the Cardinal Rules of Firearm Safety, as well as the importance of wearing proper personal protective equipment, such [...]

3 10, 2020

Guideline for Shooting Targets on Public Lands

By |October 3rd, 2020|Categories: AR500 Steel Info|Tags: , , , , |

Guideline for Shooting Targets on Public Lands Some states allow the public to shoot steel targets on public lands. Before shooters head out to their nearby public land management areas, it is important to check each states’ rules and regulations. Generally, areas that are open for shooting [...]

1 10, 2020

Why You Should Own a .22 Caliber Rifle

By |October 1st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Ask most hunters what they started shooting on, and they’ll likely tell you it was a rifle chambered for .22 LR. However, many of those hunters have abandoned the venerable .22 caliber for other rounds. The .22 caliber rifle is still a versatile and merit-worthy gun—a firearm [...]