Full bore rifle
These firearms are designed to meet the criteria laid down in the firearms acts in terms of minimum barrel length and minimum overall length in order to qualify as Section 1 firearms.
These are usually repeating rifles of the Winchester or Marlin type. Because they shoot pistol cartridges, they are relatively low powered and can be shot at short range (25 – 50 yards)
Black powder pistols are potentially as accurate as their modern counterparts though their rate of fire is much slower. Shooting may be conducted with original period pistols or with modern replicas. Matches may be fired under International Standard conditions at 25 metres with single shot flintlock or percussion pistols (best 10 shots from 13 fired […]
F Class is the fastest growing target-shooting discipline in the UK. The course of fire is similar to TR but the targets are much smaller and competitors may use a telescopic sight, plus the rifle can be supported mechanically, front and rear. Any calibre is allowed up to 8mm but muzzle brakes are excluded. The […]