Saturday's Big Bore match set a record for number of
shooters. Thank everyone for coming out and especially thank
the Setup Crew for their support for the match we were
all able to enjoy.
Paul Delmas and John Snodgrass have been working hard on new
and/or reconfigured trailers for TSC. You should get to see
the fruits of their work at the match this Saturday. In
addition, over the last six months, Paul has added and/or
replaced many of our old steel with brand new targets. We
are looking forward to a good turnout for the Big Bore
Pistol Match this Saturday.
SETUP NOTICE: Remember
shooters...this is an all volunteer sport. Please email Paul at "(You
can count on me)"
the week of the match and let him know he can count on you.
NOTE COOLER WEATHER MATCH TIMES... Our match registration is at
hammer down on or about 9:45 AM, following a short
Minimum number of
rounds required is generally around 130, however, you better
bring lots more unless you are perfect (150-200
recommended). You will need at least 5 magazines or more,
especially for the .22 match. Hint:
If you are short on magazines, you can have a buddy reload
used magazines while you are shooting the next run, as long
as it doesn't cause delays. You will need a proper
holster/belt, magazine holders, shoes (no sandals), (ladies,
no scooped tops)...ejected shells can be hot enough to stick
to your skin, and don't forget to bring your
FEE: TSC match fees remain at
for all matches. You are invited to attend our matches and
support this non-profit club. Some clubs charge as much as
$25 or more. Your participation allows TSC to remain a
non-profit club with the lowest match fee available. In
addition, summer matches feature shaded canopy covers
for protection and comfort from the sun, free cold bottled
water, a variety of steel targets, early "Beat the heat"
starting times, and mostly...a lot of fun! Come on out and
see for yourself. (click
here for setup details)
Texas weather is, well...Texas weather, so
keep an eye out for TXIPSC email notices. Texas Steel does
not hold matches when the temperature is below 40 degrees at
START time, or when the range is muddy. Any changes or
cancellations will be posted by 7AM the morning of the
match. You are advised to keep an eye on this website and
register for email notices at
Suppressors/Silencers, check "Suppressors"