Training on a Budget Using Multi-Purpose Training Targets

April 10, 2014

By John Krupa III Firearms instructors face the constant challenge of presenting realistic training courses that will offer students realism in training while accomplishing performance objectives and meeting qualification standards. These tasks become even more challenging when it comes time to select training targets that will meet the criteria to accomplish the training objectives for each course. With the vast [...] Read More →

The Very Best of NUTNFANCY

March 13, 2014

For years, NUTNFANCY has been using, testing, reviewing, and even abusing Action Target’s steel targets. We’ve sent him everything from small .22 rimfire targets to our full-size plate rack and reactive rifle targets. We have even sent him prototypes long before they ever hit the shelves so he could give us suggestions on how to make them better. As a [...] Read More →

Michael Birch Hired as Action Target’s New CEO

February 27, 2014

Michael Birch has been hired as Action Target Inc.’s new CEO. Birch joins Action Target with a wealth of experience as a results-driven executive. Prior to his hiring, Birch was the Vice President and General Manager at Boart Longyear, the world’s largest mineral exploration drilling company. In that position, Birch more than doubled the revenue and hired over 2,500 employees [...] Read More →

Making Sense of Steel Targets: Part 1

February 14, 2014

A few weeks ago, a popular industry review web site did a torture test of a small steel target designed for rifles. The reviewer shot just about everything he had at the target and hit every square inch of it to see how it would react. In the end, it didn’t fare so well. The writer had some great insights [...] Read More →