Exploding Targets

Are Exploding Targets Safe to Use?

For sportsmen interested in rifle shooting, an increasingly popular practice is the use of exploding targets. These exploding┬átargets are made out of a binary explosive, which means that they are legal for civilians to own in the United States. The most common brand of exploding targets used is Tannerite. Tannerite is a patented mixture of…


Exploding Target Recipe

An exploding target is a type of explosive that after being shot by a 223 or other larger rounds explodes upon the impact of the bullet. It is usually a mixture of aluminum powder and ammonium nitrate. Exploding targets are legal to produce but are restricted and may sometime be required to seek permission from…