With Independence Day in America fast approaching, I’m supposed to be making grandiose proclamations about liberty, individual freedoms and the pursuit of happiness – all of which I wholeheartedly believe in, mind you. However, for those lucky enough to enjoy a few days off for the summer holiday, I thought we could instead focus on pure fun.
With all of the safety caveats in mind, take the next few days and try to enjoy yourselves. Shoot stuff with friends, whittle a pointy stick, read TFB, make big explosions, have a delicious beverage, read TFB and buy stuff on Amazon. Most of all be safe, have fun and celebrate freedom from tyranny.
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Clay target holders are ideal for setting up multiple clay targets for tactical scenarios, pistol competitions, and law enforcement training. Handguns, shotguns, long range rifle shooting – whatever kind of shooting you do, improve your shooting skills with our clay target holders. These elevated standalone target holders allow you to shoot any type and size of clay targets in a static range environment. Clay target holders allow you to suspend any type of clay targets 12-15 inches above the ground for realistic line-of-sight target shooting. The visual recognition of a clay target impact allows instant hit verification, saving you trips downrange to check your paper targets. Clay targets are also ideal for longer-range shooting in excess of the audible range of a steel target strike. Clay target holders are CNC bended from 100% of high quality spring tension galvanized steel. This durable steel endures direct impacts from handguns, shotguns, and small caliber rifles. The target holders are easily pushed into any type of terrain including rocky ground so that you can customize your range shooting experience. Our clay target holders proudly made in USA. CLAY TARGETS NOT INCLUDED!
SPLATTERBURST TARGETS is a family owned and operated business making the HIGHEST QUALITY splatter targets available. Our targets are EXCELLENT for target practice, shooting competitions, self defense and concealed carry training. The BRIGHT yellow bullet holes are visible in all light conditions without the aid of binoculars or spotting scopes, great for people with reduced vision.100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. If you’re not completely satisfied with your targets for any reason, simply return them for a full refund, no questions asked. We have a LARGE SELECTION of targets for all your shooting needs, search “SPLATTERBURST TARGETS” to view all our targets and packs.
These handy low-profile clips were designed to be attached on the rail, against optics, lasers and other MIL-STD-1913 mounted accessories, providing a quick-index to return to the same point…especially in the dark. Each set comes complete with 72 total clips, 60 regular and 12, designed to hold tapeswitch wires along the rail’s edge. LaRue IndexClips are easy to install, and stay-put until pried off (a Dillo’s foot works really well for this). Several clips in a row can be used to protect a length of rail, and feature a non-slip surface.
When it comes to all around functionality, you can’t beat the Griptilian. There are more shapes, sizes and colors available in the Griptilian than any other product family from Benchmade. Intended for Everyday, Outdoor or Tactical use, the Griptilian 551 has a lanyard hole and a standard clip type with a reversible tip-up clip position. Specifications: Designer: Pardue | Mechanism: AXIS | Action: Manual-opening | Blade Steel: 154CM (58-61 HRC) | Blade Length: 3.45″ (8.76cm) | Blade Thickness: 0.115″ (2.92mm) | Open Length: 8.07″ (20.50cm) | Closed Length: 4.62″ (11.73cm) | Handle Thickness: 0.64″ (16.26mm) | Weight: 3.88oz (110.00g)
The Trijicon MRO (Miniature Rifle Optic) is intended for use on rifles, carbines and shotguns to provide fast target acquisition. The large aperture and tapered light path maximizes the viewing area and allows for better situational awareness.
The super precision mro Series was developed specifically to work with the Trijicon mrc and like mounted Red dot optics. These mounts are precision machined from a single piece of 7075-T6 high strength aluminum and will be available in both co-witness and lower third co-witness options. They will also be available in black type 3 hard coat anodize as well as our proprietary ddc (Desert dirt color) type 3 hard coat anodize. Utilizing geissele’s update of the classic nut and bolt method, this mount will attach your Red dot to your weapon with 1,400 pounds of clamping force, and features 3 shear lugs for maximum rigidity and return to zero.
Taran Tactical Innovation Ultimate Fiber Optic Sight Set, Fits Glock, Black Finish Part #: GSSF-00001
The Vertx EDC Essential Bag is a small go bag designed for carrying minimal loads such as wallets, flashlights, knives, maps, med-kits and firearms. Compact and low profile.
Designed for law enforcement officers, the rechargeable R1 Lawman LED flashlight with IntelliBeam technology features a maximum output of 1,000 lumens, and head and tailcap switches that are user Programmable. The Lawman’s precision micro-textured reflector produces a smooth, wide beam with extensive reach and generous peripheral illumination, perfect for a broad range of police and security applications including temporarily blinding opponents. This innovative, automatically adjusting version of the R1 Lawman takes full advantage of the variable-output capability of one of SureFire brightest and most popular LED flashlights. It features SureFire proprietary IntelliBeam technology – an intelligent sensor and microprocessor-based system – that continuously evaluates your environment and seamlessly adjusts light output, from 15 to up to 1,000 lumens, based on the scope of your surroundings. The Lawman’s tactical tailcap switch activates the 1,000-lumen output – press for momentary-on, twist for constant-on. If programmed by the user to do so, pressing the tailcap switch three times rapidly will activate the high-intensity strobe mode. A separate click-type head switch lets you access this auto-adjusting mode, which delivers just the right amount of light output. Charging of the Li-ion rechargeable battery is accomplished via the integral charging Port on the side of the Lawman’s body – no need to remove the battery or place the light in a separate charging cradle. Both wall (AC) charger with international adapters and car (DC) charger are included. Constructed from tough aerospace aluminum that is mil-spec hard anodized for extreme durability, the Lawman is o-ring and gasket sealed to keep out moisture, dirt, and dust.
This Target package contains everything but the wood 2×4. 12×20 AR500 3/8″ Static Target Improved Static Target Hanger with bolt/spring/nut Static Target Stand The static targets are cut to fit a 1/2” carriage bolt to be mounted to a steel post, 2×4 or other structure. The static targets are designed for centerfire handgun use, though small caliber rifles (up to 223, 2800 fps maximum) may be used at 100 yards minimum. These are great targets for clubs, instructors and individuals. Targets are shipped unpainted. Note on Shipping: Shipping is priced to the lower 48. These items ship UPS ground, no PO boxes. Alaska and Hawaii please contact ShootSteel.com for shipping costs.