January 28th, 2008, 07:23 PM
Need dimensions of a 5 spot target face
Can anyone point me in the direction of a 5 spot target face with dimensions shown or described?
Interested in X ring, 5 ring and 4 ring size plus distance between the center of each X.
I have looked all over the www.nfaa-archery.org and www.ifaaarchery.org sites and can't find this information.
January 28th, 2008, 08:02 PM
Originally Posted by bbaumer
x-ring = 4 cm = 1.575 inches
5-ring or center spot = 8 cm = 3.150 inches
4-ring = 16 cm = 6.299 inches
3-ring = 24 cm = 9.449 inches
2-ring = 32 cm = 12.598 inches
1-ring = 40 cm = 15.748 inches
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January 28th, 2008, 08:06 PM
Do you know the distance the X's are apart?
Last edited by bbaumer; January 28th, 2008 at 08:08 PM.
January 28th, 2008, 08:07 PM
I'm putting a tape to one for you right now. I am guessing the true dimensions are metric but I'll give you the closest in inches.
x- 1 19/32"
5- 3 5/32"
4- 6 9/32"(that's the biggest of the 2 "4" rings)
January 28th, 2008, 08:11 PM
You beat me to it....I do find it interesting that the 5 ring is over 3" which means that everyone that says they shoot 1" groups for every 10yrds means that they all score 300 from 30yrds on the 5 spot every time. Heck, I guess we should just back it up since 20yrds must be so easy for most
January 28th, 2008, 08:11 PM
I think what the OP is asking is "not" the dimensions of a single target. If I understand the post correctly he is asking the distance between the 5 targets on a single target face.
So why am I butting in? - I've been looking the answer myself.
January 28th, 2008, 08:34 PM
Again, I am sure it's really a metric measurement but is this what you want in inches. From the 4 corners of the square, the center X places itself where it goes.
Originally Posted by pragmatic_lee
January 28th, 2008, 08:43 PM
That is great. I was actually thinking of making one for my basement range. My range is 12 yards so I was going to make a target that is 12/20 th the size of a 5 spot target. I think it would be very similar in practicing at 20 yard range. What do you guys think? Would this work pretty good?
Here is what I plan on doing:
X 1.575 =0.945
5 3.15 =1.89
4 6.299 =3.7794
3 9.449 =5.6694
2 12.598 =7.5588
1 15.748 =9.4488
January 28th, 2008, 08:54 PM
I don't think it would hurt. You may want to go buy a full size target and then take it to kinko's or similar copy shop. See if they can print it at 60% and that should do it....I think.
Originally Posted by bowfreaknasty
January 28th, 2008, 09:03 PM
Thanks to all.
I picked up a plotter the other day and can now make larger prints. I already have and use AutoCAD, just didn't have any way of plotting other than work which is a no-no.
I can make my own real size targets now. Just have to play with the line weights. Been thinking of plotting a target to practice on that is just X-rings as well. Not sure if that would help me focus on just the X's or not.
January 28th, 2008, 10:06 PM
Originally Posted by Bees
I am not really that concerned about it. I shoot in my basement to keep my form. I don't shoot indoor I basically just hunt. I do shoot 3D but not as much as I used to. Mainly it would just be practice. I am not expecting to be shooting vegas anytime soon.
January 28th, 2008, 10:45 PM
Center to Center, the outside spots are 25cm apart.
January 28th, 2008, 11:31 PM
Click here >>>-------> http://www.huntsvillearcheryclub.com/
Click on downloads on the left side of the screen and you can print your own targets in color, B&W or grey. Plus there are NFAA 5 spots and Vegas faces using the XPrint program. You can also download XSight to print sight tapes.
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