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Old 02-14-2020, 09:49 AM
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I've read/seen things about this handgun shooting drill. 10 rounds at 10 yards in 10 seconds or less. The target to be used is an NRA B-8. My question is what is the size of the black portion of the target? A CHL Targets link says the black is 5.5" in diameter. Is that correct?

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Old 02-14-2020, 10:02 AM
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Just went and measured one and it is 5.5”.
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Old 02-14-2020, 10:12 AM
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Just went and measured one and it is 5.5.
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Old 02-14-2020, 12:06 PM
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I don't know it you were going to make your own or not but if you were going to buy some targets I would suggest just buying the repair centers as they are cheaper and that's a lot of wasted paper for even 25yds.
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Old 02-14-2020, 12:20 PM
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Should be able to do it in under 5 from a concealed draw if not faster
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NRA B-8 target for shooting drill

I think a better drill would be to use an NRA B-27 target, or an IDPA cardboard target, or a USPSA cardboard target.....

Shooting 10 shots from the draw in under 10 seconds is most likely used as a form of a self defense practice drill.....there are no black 5.5" centers on a bad guy! Black bullseye targets are mostly used for precision shooting, so using a 5.5" black center on a target for speed may be counter productive...… I used USPSA targets for practice drills at 10 yards, and always aimed for center of mass on the target.....

I still use USPSA and/or IDPA targets, and once the center of mass is pretty well shot up, I staple a cheap white paper plate to cover the COM portion...... So then I start practice drawing and shooting for "center of paper plate!"

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