For example, for a right handed shooter, the procedure is to start in the leftmost box from where they are to engage the leftmost 12 in 30. All levels of target shooters—new, novice and experienced—are welcome to compete. Sweeping any part of their body while handling their firearm Trigger finger on the trigger and not clearly outside of the trigger guard when not actually engaging the steel targets Dropping a firearm at any time Unsportsmanlike conduct Handling ammunition in the designated safety area Failure to follow the range commands Carrying a loaded firearm concealed or open Breaking the 180 degree rule Unsportsmanlike conduct by any competitor will result in disqualification from the match Competitors are solely responsible for all equipment and ammunition they bring to a match. No suppressed or full automatic firearms allowed. All targets must be painted with white color before each new shooter, but the match organizer may choose to use another single color due to weather conditions e. Check our for up-to-date information. The sport should remain safe and enjoyable for all who participate.
For safety reasons, we do not accept returns on ammunition. In many cartridges and barrel twists, the accuracy difference between the two simply can't be detected. The point is, whether or not there is any real difference in the accuracy potential between the Match and Select Match grades, the really demanding shooter must play it safe and go with the higher grade. Each person is responsible for their equipment to function properly. Hearing protection Electronic amplifying models strongly suggested Eye Protection Empty Chamber Flag Note taking gear. Any firearm is welcome as long as you know how to operate it safely; many younger participants shoot. A match consists of 5 stages, with 5 targets on each stage, and shooting 5 times per stage, all against the clock.
Absolutely no loaded firearms, concealed, open carry or in a range bag, are permitted during the match. As long as the shooter understands and follows the four rules of gun safety, they can join us. Our stages are set up to be safe, improve your skills and to have fun. You must know how to safely handle, load operate, and unload your firearm, including manual safety or de-cocker if so equipped. For safety reasons we do not accept returns on ammunition, black powder, primers, reloading lead and brass or bullets. This is a volunteer Sport…Please come out early to help setup and stay after the match to help break down.
Do not sweep any part of your body while you are handling a firearm. The stage has three boxes, and the competitor starts on their side. Dope sheet with distances out to 550 yards. Equipment Bolt Rifle with optics in 6mm to 30 cal at a speed limit of 3100 fps. Coming out to help set-up is a great way to familarize yourself with the stages and meet people. This event is limited to 40 shooters.
Up until 2011 the World Championship used to be held in each year. Tactical rifle scope with ranging reticle and elevation knobs. The best and most accurate factory ammo ive seen. Our stages are set up to be safe, improve your skills and to have fun. In the safety area you are allowed to handle your firearm or make necessary adjustments or repairs.
When retrieving your rifle from the rifle rack do not cover the muzzle of your rifle with any part of your body. Matches emphasize the friendly, supportive aspects of target shooting and competition. They were fitted and bolted up to the holders with a minimum of fussing. In the interest of safety, no tank tops or sandals allowed in the competition. After the main match, around 11:00 A.
Texas Steel Competition is not affiliated with any other club or organization. The slowest run out of the five is dropped and not counted for score. Prior to joining Centennial Gun Club as the Director of Sales, Chad served as the Rocky Mountain Territory Manager for Sig Sauer. Firearms are not permitted in a holster. If you have suggestions or comments, please contact Paul Delmas or the webmaster. The targets are steel plates that are set in a course of fire that is no less than 5 plates and no more than 7 plates. The steel match is one of the best ways to introduce new shooters to the fun of shooting sports.
The Safety Brief starts promptly at 08:00 am. Both are available in all calibers, twists and contours. Competitors are scored solely by the time it takes them to complete each stage, and the match winner is the competitor with the lowest overall time. Ammunition can only be shipped via ship-to-store to California. Match Results We will no longer email match results.
In these barrels, the bore must measure within. I also truly believe that anything I can do, I can teach someone else to do. For more detailed information on the. Hopefully, they'll find it as addictively fun as the rest of us do. Match Grade All Shilen Barrels are made with the same care and precision but our Match Grade barrels don't quite meet Select Match criteria-- but not by much! Please check your local laws and regulations before ordering and using this product.
Only firearms that may be legally possessed are permitted at the Range. Firearms must be cased, or bagged. The following are some common safety infractions for a competitor being disqualified from a match. Contrary to the other stages, Outer Limits only has four runs instead of five , which with one throwaway run makes for three counting runs in the aggregate score. Each competitor will shoot each string of fire from a shooting box.