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Best Targets for the Best Value!
We manufacturer all of our own steel stationary targets and steel target systems.

Versitile Target Systems
Reactive, stationary, cardboard, and paper targets.

Top Quality at a Reasonable Price



5' Dueling Tree (Light) 5' Dueling Tree (Heavy) Echoing Target System
5' Dueling Tree (Light)
Our Price: $330.00
5' Dueling Tree (Heavy)
Our Price: $389.00

5' Dueling Tree (Light) with 6 - 6" 1/4" Paddles w/ Universal Base, Leg Extensions and Connectors. The central post (which is armored with 1/4"" AR500) sets at a 20 degree down angle toward the shooter, which puts the paddles at the same down angle. This angle helps deflect the bullet spall downward when the paddle is engaged. This Dueling Tree version is designed to be used with rim fire and small caliber rounds.

5' Dueling Tree (Heavy) with 6 - 6" 3/8 Paddles w/ Universal Base, Leg Extensions and Connectors. The central post (which is armored with 3/8" AR500) sets at a 20 degree down angle toward the shooter, which puts the paddles at the same down angle. This angle helps deflect the bullet spall downward when the paddle is engaged. Upright is flexible to sustain years of impacts.

Echoing Target System (1/4" AR500 Window & Four Target Plates) w/ A Frame, 4' Legs and 3' Width. This dynamic target system sets four 8" circular plates, set in succession that much be engaged in order through a 12" window. This system is designed for rim fire and smaller caliber handguns, as the target surfaces are made from 1/4" AR500. This target system can be reset from a lanyard in front of the apparatus.
Different size opening plates can be bolted inside the 12" window to increase difficulty.

8" Circular Target - w/ Hanging Holes Universal Base for 3rd Rock Target Systems Neutralizable Target System - Falling Version
This free standing 8" circle is made from 3/8" thick AR500.  This target has hanging holes.  It can be used with the A Frame system. This base can be used as a conventional target stand, accommodating 1" X 2" furring strips that cardboard or paper targets can be attached to.  It can also be used as the base plate with all 3rd Rock Target Systems.  This base is constructed of mild steel. This versitile target system serves in several different capacities.  Relatively light weight and portable, this target system is as durable as it is multi-functional.
Universal Base for 3rd Rock Target Systems - AR500 2/3 Size Pepper Popper w/ Universal Base Steel Torso Hostage
Steel Torso Hostage
Our Price: $275.00
This base can be used as a conventional target stand, accommodating 1" X 2" furring strips that cardboard or paper targets can be attached to.  It can also be used as the base plate with all 3rd Rock Target Systems.  This base is constructed of 1/4" AR500.  This base is best when a ridged, non-flexible, base is needed. This 2/3 Size Pepper Popper can be used to activate other Dynamic Targets or as falling target.  Works well with the Turner and Swinger targets.

The Steel Torso Hostage target incorporates a steel head target over the shoulder of a Full Scale Steel IDPA target. When the head target is engaged, it moves to the opposide shoulder of the target. The Full Scale Steel IDPA Target and the head target are made from 3/8" AR 500 steel that is powder coated. It has an attachment on the rear to accomodate a standard 2X4, the target leans forward at a 10 degree angle. This target works well with the Universal Base equipted with the 2X4 Base Attachment.

Auto Reset Popper - Light Version Universal Base for 3rd Rock Target Systems - Heavy A Frame Target Stand - Heavy Duty

This durable Auto Reset Popper falls when hit, then returns to its original upright position. Gravity returns the target plate to the original upright position - you can adjust the recovery speed of the target plate based on the amount of weight you put on. Target plate is 1/4" AR 500 steel, great for rim fire and handgun use, for larger caliber we suggest upgrading to our 3/8" AR 500 Version. Front base uprights are now armored on this target.

This system comes with a Universal Target Base, an Auto Reset Attachment Plate, and a Auto Reset Popper target plate with four rectangular weights.

This heavy base can be used as a conventional target stand, accommodating 1" X 2" furring strips that cardboard or paper targets can be attached to.  It can also be used as the base plate with all 3rd Rock Target Systems.  This base is constructed of 3/8" AR500.

This heavy duty A frame target stand can support over 250 lbs. It can be used to hang target plates to one of the 12 attachment holes and/or place targets with flat bases on top. The legs are 4' high while the attachment span is 3' across. This A frame can also be used with an Echoing target system. Hanging targets, echoing target plate apparatus and attaching chains sold seperately.

10" Free Standing Circular Target - Rough Terrain Base Echoing Target System (Heavy Version) Steel Torso Sniper Target with Kill Zones
This free standing 10" circle is made from 3/8" thick AR500.  This target is designed for rough terrain.  Three different sizes of the Rough Terrain Base is pictured.

Echoing Target System (3/8" AR500 Window & Four Target Plates) w/ A Frame, 4' Legs and 3' Width. This dynamic target system sets four 8" circular plates, set in succession that much be engaged in order through a 12" window. This system is designed for center fire and larger caliber weapons, as the target surfaces are made from 3/8" AR500. This target system can be reset from a lanyard in front of the apparatus.

This AR500 Steel target is official IDPA size with kill zones cut out in the chest and head area. The head area has an inverted triangle cut out with a rotating circle behind the target that swings out over the targets shoulder when hit, allowing the shooter to engage the circle to move it back into the start position. The chest plate operates in the same way, when hit in the center mass position the circular plate moves to the side of the target returning to the start position when engaged.
Auto Reset Popper Full Size AR500 Steel IDPA Target
Auto Reset Popper
Our Price: $215.00

Our most popular target system! This durable Auto Reset Popper falls when hit, then returns to its original upright position. Gravity returns the target plate to the original upright position - you can adjust the recovery speed of the target plate based on the amount of weight you put on. Target plate is 3/8" AR 500 steel. Front of target is now armored with AR500.

This system comes with a Universal Target Base, an Auto Reset Attachment Plate, and a Auto Reset Popper target plate with 10 circular weights.

This Full Scale Steel IDPA Target is made from 3/8" AR 500 steel that is powder coated.  It has an attachment on the rear to accomodate a standard 2X4, the target leans forward at a 10 degree angle.  This target works well with the Universal Base equipted with the 2X4 Base Attachment.
Excellent Value, Excellent Versatility, Excellent Functionality

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Welcome to 3rd Rock Tactical.
We strive to bring you the best shooting targets and accessories available at a great value. Value is one of the keys to our business. Give the customer top quality, well built, multifunctional equipment that is built to take a beating, at a fair price and they will come back for more. Everything we sell, we back up with our No Nonsense Warranty. If the product does not perform to it's specifications, we will fix it - if we can't fix it, we will replace it or give you a refund.
When you buy from us, you get American Made Products, Durability, Excellent Functionality, Versatility, Innovation of Design, and Integrity.
We build our products to hold up to the highest standards. It doesn't matter if you are using one of our target systems for a rehearsal for a Special Operations mission, a police raid, a shooting competition, or just for target practice out back - they're made to take a beating and keep working, over and over again.