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Our Mission WhereToShoot is the web's most comprehensive directory of shooting ranges Managed by the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) the trade association for the firearms industry the site is updated frequently with range information in every state

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Gun Ranges Produce Thousands of Tons of Toxic Pollution

18-4-2016According to the Department of the Interior's U S Geological Survey an individual range can go through between 1 5 to 20 tons of lead shot and bullets annually Outdoor ranges as a whole may use more than 80 000 tons in that same period The people and creatures who exist around lead are at the greatest risk for health issues

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Meggitt Training Systems bullet traps

With over 90 years of live fire range experience Meggitt Training Systems is an expert in ballistic containment and an innovator in best range management practices Every range project presents its own unique set of circumstances that must be considered when selecting the appropriate bullet trap system

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Lead Valley Range in Deer Trail CO 80105

Find Lead Valley Range located at 92098 E Hwy 36 Deer Trail Types of Ranges: Outdoor 5-Stand - $8 50 Non Member Outdoor Sporting Clays - $39 00 Non Member Centennial Gun Store and Range 4 3 mile(s) The Gun Store at Centennial 4 4 mile(s) Centennial Gun Club

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LEAD REMEDIATION FOR YOUR OUTDOOR FIRING

Lead Remediation for Your Outdoor Firing Range | Gun Range Lead Cleanup Outside firing ranges can end up putting a huge amount of lead into the soil and water There are a number of sources that detail all of the reasons why this is such a risk but the biggest risk is in lead poisoning which presents through fatigue nausea organ damage and mental impairment

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Lead

Lead-recycling business has more than shot at success Mark Hoffman Gary Fraze The agency has developed a set of best practices for handling lead at outdoor ranges and it recommends that gun ranges adopt a program in which lead is regularly reclaimed

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SHOOTING RANGE STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE

Cease Fire Range: Cease Fire is in effect stay away from shooting benches and NO HANDLING FIREARMS Range Use Requirements The use of the SHARPE Shooters outdoor gun range is covered by these Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) These SOPs define what every person engaged in live-fire activities must know prior to being

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ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF OF OUTDOOR SHOOTING RANGES

at outdoor shooting ranges 3 -2 Influence of pH or acidity on environmental activity of lead 3 -3 Various techniques can be used alone or in combination to mana ge lead in the environment 3 -4 Various techniques can be used alone or in combination to manage soil erosion at outdoor shooting ranges

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Services

When lack of maintenance leads to equipment failure critical operating time is lost Whether your range is a training facility or a commercial operation an Action Target maintenance plan will help you focus your time on the important business of running your range

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How to Manage Your Lead Reclamation — Part I • NSSF

How shooting range owners dispose of their lead is crucial to their operational planning Daryl's Gun Shop Inc MT2 is a leading nationwide professional firing range lead reclamation and maintenance contractor for both indoor and outdoor ranges and has served over 1 400 public and private firing ranges in all 50 states since 2000

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RANGE DESIGN CRITERIA

(4) Outdoor ranges should be oriented to eliminate firing into the sun The range should be oriented to the north or slightly to the northeast The ideal direction is between due north and 25 northeast b Range Planning (1) Firing into upward sloping land and land with natural backstops of hills or mountains is recommended

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When it's time for your gun range to be professionally cleaned an inspected BTS Range Maintenance services team members are ready to help From mining and recycling your bullet trap to decontamination of shooting range surfaces and air flow evaluations to safely removing hazardous waste such as ventilation air filters as well as complex

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Bullet Traps Backstops for Shooting Ranges

Bullet Traps Backstops for Shooting Ranges February 29 2016 Other shooting enthusiasts choose to shoot firearms such as rifles and pistols at indoor shooting ranges and the need for effective bullet traps and backstops is even more important Bullet Traps for Pellet Guns: Being that pellets are made of lead

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Gun Range Lead Recovery

Range Lead Recovery Removal Gun Shooting Range Lead Recovery Removal Recycling – Americanscrapmetal Com provides gun/shooting range lead recovery/recycling services if you are running a shooting range business and don't already know you will need to harvest the lead that gets shot into your shooting trap this is done to prevent come

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Range Design Construction Guidelines

9 1 2 Lead Contamination / Decontamination 88 9 2 PROTECTED ZONE Table 6: Outdoor Handgun Range Minimum Backstop Heights 43 Table 7: Outdoor Handgun Range Minimum Crest Flank Extensions

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Odessa Area Outdoor Gun Range Paintball

The Odessa Area Outdoor Gun Range is the Permian Basin's newest outdoor shooting facility Situated 13 miles west of Odessa conveniently located on I-20 the 50 acre range offers a variety of shooting options for the surrounding communities Pistol rifle shotguns paintball combat tactical even archery is welcome at ranges out to 400 yards

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Firing Ranges May Be Walking Away From a Fortune in Lead

20-5-2015Firing Ranges May Be Walking Away From a Fortune in Lead A typical firing range generates 25 000-500 000 pounds of lead which could be worth a substantial amount because the price of lead is at an all-time high

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En Range an Indoor Outdoor Gun Range Cleaning

Range Inc is a Nationwide Cleaning / Maintenance / Environmental company exclusively serving the Gun Range Industry we pride ourselves on servicing every range no matter the size type or location En Range Inc is the leader offering the fastest cleaning time in the industry We average 25 minutes per lane for indoor granulated rubber

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Compliance for Firing Range Lead Management and

Best Management Practices for Lead at Outdoor Shooting Ranges In this section of the call you will learn from the expert who contributed to the U S EPA on Best Management Practices for Lead at Outdoor Shooting Ranges and wrote NSSF's guidance on Environmental Aspects of Construction and Management of Outdoor Shooting Ranges Topics covered:

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Commercial Shooting Range Backstop Lead Traps

A shooting range firing range or gun range is a specialized facility designed for firearms Backstops and bullet traps are used to absorb the energy from the bullet and capture it to prevent overflight beyond the range area Several studies of outdoor firing ranges have shown that exposure to lead

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The Ranch TX Private Shooting Club

The Premier Private Outdoor Shooting Range The Ranch is the ultimate shooting club for Houston and the South East Texas area conveniently located on 150 acres outside of Eagle Lake Texas Our facility has eleven outdoor ranges including the two largest 360-degree ranges anywhere in the United States

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Lead contamination in shooting range soils

Lead contamination in shooting range soils Date: 6 September 2013 In addition the US has up to 9000 non-military outdoor shooting ranges soil is mechanically sieved to extract the larger metal fragments using equipment originally developed for gold mining in South Africa Over 90% of the lead is recovered in this way

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Lead Management at Florida Shooting Ranges

Florida depends on groundwater for its drinking water supply and on surface water for the outdoor recreation industry High rainfall and acidic conditions typical in Florida cause lead to be more mobile in the environment Therefore proper management of outdoor shooting ranges is especially important in the Sunshine State A Best Management

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Reducing Exposure to Lead and Noise at Outdoor Firing Ranges

spent bullets may also be exposed to lead Indoor vs Outdoor Ranges An estimated 9 000 non-military outdoor ranges exist in the United States with mil-lions of pounds of lead from bullets shot annually Because outdoor ranges are typically built in an open area lead and noise are more widely dispersed Out-door ranges need less cleaning

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Protecting Workers from Lead Hazards at Indoor Firing Ranges

How lead exposure can occur: • Shooting firearms with lead bullets or lead‑containing primer creates airborne lead in the gun smoke • Lead bullet deformation and fragmentation can cause lead exposure at hard surface bullet trap systems • A building's standard HVAC system may not adequately remove airborne lead particles from the range

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Lead Valley Range

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Lead Poisoning: A Hidden Danger at Shooting Ranges

27-8-2014Children are the most vulnerable to the effects of lead because their brains are still developing according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Negative health effects can be lifelong Yet many firing ranges host birthday parties and other events where youngsters can ingest lead after touching contaminated surfaces

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Indoor Rubber Trap / Berm Range Cleaning / Mining

6-3-2015Removal and Mining of Lead / Bullets Indoor Gun Range Rubber Trap / Berm Cleaning and Mining Removal and Mining of Lead / Bullets Indoor Gun Range Rubber Trap / Berm Cleaning and Mining Skip navigation Sign in Indoor Rubber Trap / Berm Range Cleaning / Mining

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Bullet Traps

Bullet Trap Systems by Shooting Range Industries The extreme requirements of a commercial/military grade bullet trap is paramount to the success of your indoor/outdoor live fire shooting range The bullet trap is one of the major key components of any shooting range facility

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CRC CARE CASE STUDY Lead contamination in shooting range soils

has up to 9000 non-military outdoor shooting ranges CRC CARE CASE STUDY Lead contamination in shooting range soils Mechanical remediation At Muchea Air Weapons Range originally developed for gold mining in South Africa Over 90% of the lead is recovered in this way

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