Steel shooting targets are cut with a CNC plasma cutter and submersion water cooled during the cutting process to maintain the integrity of the shooting targets, ensuring the longest life. Reversible steel target doubles the life of the shooting target. Shooting targets are powder coated in white to increase target acquisition speed.
Please remember that even the best paint will chip when impacted by a bullet. The best practice is to take a spray can of paint with you and repaint every so often so you can see new bullet impacts. Steel shooting targets are manufactured to from new high quality 3/8 inch thick AR500 steel plate made in the USA. These AR500 steel targets work great for most pistol and rifle calibers, including 9mm, 45ACP.223, 30-06 & 308 as well as most other high powered rifle calibers. 3/8 inch thick AR500 steel targets are rated to 3000 fps at 150 yards and should provide years of reliable use. Shooters and spectators must always wear proper eye and hearing protection. Recommended minimum distances from steel targets to shooter are 12 yards for pistols and 150 yards for rifles. If using non-frangible ammunition use pistol ammunition with a maximum velocity of 1500 feet per second.
Shooting this target with full metal jacket, steel core, hollow point bullets or slugs will cause minor dents or craters (remember you are shooting steel with steel). Rifle ammunition muzzle velocity should not exceed 3,000 feet per second.No shotgun slugs, steel birdshot and buckshot ammunition can be shot at steel targets. Never shoot hardened, steel core or armor piercing ammunition at any steel target. Do not use a steel shooting target that has been deformed or damaged. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "AR500 steel shooting target combo pack 12x20 silhouette, 12 and 8 gong" is in sale since Friday, August 21, 2015. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Range & Shooting Accessories\Targets". The seller is "ar500targetsolutionsllc" and is located in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States.