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Post by JKR Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:07 pm

Anyone know of any good deals on 25 yard targets? Most suppliers seem to be charging as much for shipping as for the targets themselves. I'm looking to resupply for winter shooting with 25 yard slow fire targets and 25 yard repair centers.

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Post by Olde Pilot Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:12 pm

I've used Pistoleer online for a long time. Best price I've found for targets+shipping total.

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Post by Wobbley Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:20 pm

Try American Target.  They claim they pay for the bulk of the shipping.

http://www.americantargetcompany.com/pistol_targets.asp#B_16
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Post by clark2245 Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:49 pm

+1 On American Target company.   I have been buying from them for years for the matches I run and they are the lowest cost and are good to work with.   Give them a call and they can answer any questions and take your order.   I also have them send me the tracking number(s) so I know exactly when UPS will deliver them in case of rain.   Located in Denver so shipments won't take that long to reach you.

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Post by Chris Miceli Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:08 pm

JKR wrote:Anyone know of any good deals on 25 yard targets? Most suppliers seem to be charging as much for shipping as for the targets themselves. I'm looking to resupply for winter shooting with 25 yard slow fire targets and 25 yard repair centers.

Jim
american target is up in Maryland i believe maybe i can get some and have ed bringing them to you ?

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Post by clark2245 Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:24 pm

Chris Miceli wrote:american target is up in Maryland i believe maybe i can get some and have ed bringing them to you ?

For what it is worth, they actually are located in Denver.  They may have a dealer up there or something.  On the top of their web site pages:

"1328 South Jason St. Denver, CO 80223".   The 303 area code is also Denver.

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Post by JKR Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:44 pm

Thanks guys! Looks like I can definitely save a few bucks with either recommendation. And thanks for the offer Chris but I need them now and don't mind the shipping as long as its not nuts. Ed always brings a bunch along for shooting while he's here. If I can get him off the range and into the woods he might even bring you a venison steak!

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Post by Chris Miceli Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:55 pm

JKR wrote:Thanks guys! Looks like I can definitely save a few bucks with either recommendation. And thanks for the offer Chris but I need them now and don't mind the shipping as long as its not nuts. Ed always brings a bunch along for shooting while he's here. If I can get him off the range and into the woods he might even bring you a venison steak!

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Found it ,National target is in Maryland

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Post by PhotoEscape Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:29 pm

I actually looked my notes the other day:

Targets - http://americantargetcompany.com/faq.asp#online

877-733-0433 - Jill (this woman normally answers phone calls, albeit I have not called there for a while)
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Post by zanemoseley Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:09 pm

Or splurge and go to Kruger USA and get some nice German targets, believe me they are WAY nicer than the crappy US paper targets.

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Post by Aprilian Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:08 pm

+1 on Krueger
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Post by Gary Wells Sat Oct 06, 2018 12:16 am

I have purchased from Alco Target Company, 2048 Central Avenue, Duarte, CA., 91010, PX # (818) 358-4814 for years. I buy the B-16 targets, which I believe is the slow fire 25 & 50 yd targets.

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Post by messenger Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:26 am

I'm a little disappointed with American Target. I just used up the last of my targets. I always bought the tag board. They must have changed their formula. The old ones would have defined holes from LSWC's. The new tag board targets just rip big raged holes. If they are backed up with cardboard the holes are more defined. At the indoor range where I practice the targets hang down with no backing. Next time I order targets I will try Kruger. They are a couple cents more per target but you get what you pay for. Maybe.

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Post by Chris Miceli Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:33 am

messenger wrote:I'm a little disappointed with American Target. I just used up the last of my targets. I always bought the tag board. They must have changed their formula. The old ones would have defined holes from LSWC's. The new tag board targets just rip big raged holes. If they are backed up with cardboard the holes are more defined. At the indoor range where I practice the targets hang down with no backing. Next time I order targets I will try Kruger. They are a couple cents more per target but you get what you pay for. Maybe.

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Kruger are very very nice targets. I ask like how the rings are numbered. Their shipping is outrageous

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Post by Aufidius Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:01 pm

zanemoseley wrote:Or splurge and go to Kruger USA and get some nice German targets, believe me they are WAY nicer than the crappy US paper targets.

I use Kruger and shoot them 3 times- once for the 22, once for CF, and once for 45. Next best is American Targets to get that sort of use out of them.

Kruger shipping is nuts, tho! I get it, it's big, bulky, heavy, and oddly shaped paper! If I could only hit it more often than not!
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Post by Baydawg Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:49 am

Amazon prime, if youre a member
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Post by bruce martindale Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:15 am

+1 on poor quality Am targets...l recall they used to be like toilet paper with rips and tears on every shot but now they are just awful.

Where is Tess? She used to ensure makers had a decent product.

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Post by willnewton Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:48 am

Baydawg wrote:Amazon prime, if youre a member
Better watch it.  The shipping is “free”, but the targets I saw on there last time cost double what they do direct from the manufacturer.
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Post by bruce martindale Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:47 pm

Is there only one place to get Krugers?

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Post by zanemoseley Fri Oct 19, 2018 5:03 pm

Seems like champions choice carries a few sizes of Kruger targets but their prices aren't great.

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Post by Baydawg Sat Oct 20, 2018 3:10 am

willnewton wrote:
Baydawg wrote:Amazon prime, if youre a member
Better watch it.  The shipping is “free”, but the targets I saw on there last time cost double what they do direct from the manufacturer.


I just bought 100 b2 and b3 targets....$26 shipped....not sure how that compares, reference purposes only.
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Post by PhotoEscape Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:50 am

This is presumably by CHL Targets, right?  I wonder if anyone had experience with this and what is the quality?
Also, I've never seen any posts pointing at 800 pounds gorilla in the industry - Midway USA?  100 of B3 by The National Target Co. is $9.59 there, and "free shipping" promo is quite frequent.
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Post by Aufidius Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:42 pm

PhotoEscape wrote:This is presumably by CHL Targets, right?  I wonder if anyone had experience with this and what is the quality?
Also, I've never seen any posts pointing at 800 pounds gorilla in the industry - Midway USA?  100 of B3 by The National Target Co. is $9.59 there, and "free shipping" promo is quite frequent.
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Be careful, Midway may offer "free shipping," but I think there is a limit to the weight. A lot of business has gone to Brownells because of this according to some members on another forum.

YMMV.
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Post by Aprilian Fri Oct 26, 2018 10:55 am

bruce martindale wrote:Is there only one place to get Krugers?
I was looking at my next pack of 250 last night and realized I never shared the email address of the Kruger importer  
michael@mktactical.com
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Post by PhotoEscape Fri Dec 14, 2018 1:47 pm

Does anyone have experience with targets by The National Target Co.?  There is seller on eBay pistoleerofficialshootingtargets that is selling targets by the above company - https://www.ebay.com/sch/m.html?_odkw=nra+official+targets&_ssn=pistoleerofficialshootingtargets&item=272466829844&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=nra+official+pistol+targets+&_sacat=0, and eBay has 15% off promo today on sporting goods.
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