DIY Mini Shooting Range

DIY Mini Shooting Range

One guy bought a rifle and started to enjoy shooting at targets. But soon he realized that changing targets took more time than shooting itself. So he decided to make his own shooting range with a remote renewal of targets.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

He took such a board.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

DIY Mini Shooting Range

And he made such windows for targets.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Making the frame.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

The targets were made from ordinary door hinges.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

The process is partially automated.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

The spokes are inserted into the frame.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Making the mechanism that will catch hit tragets and return them to the initial position.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

We have such “lever” now.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Now it has to be inserted into the frame.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

It’s the position of the targets that were hit.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

When we activate the lever they fall down.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

But hinges are very light and require steel loads.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

One load is still not enough so we have to use two.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Two 4 mm plates and one 2 mm hinge. So we have 1 cm of steel.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Now we need to attach such an angle bar, when it is hit from a rifle the targets go back to their initial positions.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Yes, the board needs to be coated.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

DIY Mini Shooting Range

LED strips are planned to be used for night shooting.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Some soldering.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Wires are accumulated in the terminal.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Illumination will be fed from the deep cycle battery of a boat motor.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Some screenshots from Youtube were printed.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Pictures for the targets.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

The shooting range is ready now.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Images of the hit targets were glued to the backside, they look like this.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

DIY Mini Shooting Range

Night view.

DIY Mini Shooting Range

 

 

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