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Old April 10, 2002, 10:46 AM   #1
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Pop-Up Targets

Anybody know where I can get an automatic pop-up target system for my range. Alternativly, does anybody know how to build one. I do not have electricity on this land so it would have to be either air operated or 12V. I would rather use batteries and am currently considering car window moters to raise the targets. Anybody have any ideas or suggestions?
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Old April 10, 2002, 12:35 PM   #2
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Have you tried Action Target?
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Old April 10, 2002, 02:33 PM   #3
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action target

Thanks for the info KS. I just went there and although they had some neat stuff its going to be just a little bit out of my range (no pun intended). This is a range on my own land strictly for friends and family. Just looking for some way to liven things up a bit.If the window moters will work it would be fairly cheap. and replacement moters easy to find. I could use air but then I would have to find a compressor and put up with listening to it run.
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Old December 30, 2004, 11:59 PM   #4
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Why does the target have to pop-up/bob?

Why not get a steel target that swings/moves when hit and resets itself. You can use a timer/stopwatch if you want to know the engagement time.
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Old January 15, 2005, 03:34 PM   #5
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I guess it depends on how much you're willing to spend. An excellent battery powered system (albeit expensive) is the LaRue.
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