AR500 Steel Target

/, Shooting Targets/AR500 Steel Target

AR500 Steel Target


(2 customer reviews)

Our AR 500 gongs are cut from 3/8″ plate and measure 9″x9″. Bigger and stronger than our AR 450 gongs, these plates weigh nearly 9 lbs. and are designed for larger rounds. The steel can withstand impacts from 7.62×39, .308, .223, .30-06 and more when used at the appropriate distance. With a loud sound that verifies you’ve hit your target, these plates assist you in practicing both close and long-range shooting, improving accuracy and becoming a more effective marksman.

  • for 7.62×39, .308, .223, 30-06 and more
  • positive reaction of sound and movement
  • square holes for carriage bolts – no tools needed
  • neon orange powder coat
  • 90 day warranty
  • manufactured in Canada

Click Here To Watch The AR 500 Video!

SKU: AR500G-9X9 Categories: ,


AR500 Steel Targets

If you’ve ever shot AR500 steel targets you’ll know why they’re the industry standard.  Unlike mild steel, this super-hard steel can withstand an intense beating.  Rather than allowing bullets to chunk away material or even pass straight through, AR500 steel targets stop rounds dead on impact.  This provides both audible and visual feedback, creating a greatly improved user experience.  It also increases the safety of shooting steel targets drastically.  By maintaining good surface quality – flat, no craters – bullet splatter can be directed towards the ground when hanging targets at a downward angle.  With uneven surfaces and cupped or bent targets (such as mild steel or inferior targets) it becomes very difficult to anticipate bullet splatter direction, and the chances of ricochets increases.  Always choose to shoot targets that are rated for the calibers you use, and always Shoot The Good Stuff™.

Remember: make sure you’re informed about proper gun handling and target use prior to shooting. Read our safety information sheet here.

See It For Yourself

Watch our AR500 steel targets take a beating from .223 and .308.  Notice that by using our target stand brackets and hardware packs we created a stand that’s compact and low to the ground, creating a safer shooting environment.  And see each time the gong is hit, dirt flies up from the bullet spalling that has been directed towards the ground.  Regardless of how safe AR500 steel targets can be to shoot, it’s easy to understand why it’s important to direct spalling towards the ground, avoid ricochets, and always wear eye protection!

Additional information

Weight 8.5 lbs
Dimensions 9 × 9.6 × .375 in

Neon Orange


AR 500 Steel Plate

2 reviews for AR500 Steel Target

  1. Dallas Smith

    Great product backed by a great company.

  2. Tpan S

    Shot a full a day of .233 , .308 and 6.5 and the ar500 steel took everything like a champ and still going strong. Awesome product and company.

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may also like…