RBGC 3-Gun
Necessary Gear and Divisions
   
               
 

Necessary Gear

Each participant, regardless of Division is required to have the following basic equipment:
Pistol:
  1.  Holster: Belt or led drop only.
  2.  Magazine pouches (minimum of four).
  3.  Magazines (minimum of four but bring plenty!).
Rifle:
  1.  Sling allowing the rifle to hang muzzle down.
  2.  Minimum pouches (minimum of two).
  3. Magazines* (minimum of three).
  4.  A dump pouch.
  *note: Drum type magazines, beta magazines and magazine couplers are allowed unless prohibited for a given match.
Shotgun:
  1.  Shell carriers (no cuff loaders).
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Divisions

RBGC 3-Gun matches include the following Divisions: Open Class; Tactical Irons; Tactical Optics and Heavy Metal. The specific pistol, rifle and shotgun requirements for each Division are listed below.
 
 

Open Class:
Pistol:
  1.  No limitations on accessories or magazine capacity.
  2.  Caliber 9mm and higher.
Rifle:
  1.  No limitations on accessories or magazine capacity.
  2.  Caliber 5.45x39mm and higher.
Shotgun:
  1.  No limitations on accessories or shell capacity.
  2.  20 Gauge or higher.
   
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Tactical Irons:
Original factory condition: Internal modifications are allowed as
long as they are consistent with the original factory design.
Pistol:
  1.  Caliber 9mm and higher.
  2.  No electronic sights or barrel compensators.
  3.  No magazine capacity limit.
Rifle:
  1.  Caliber 5.45x39mm and higher, no limit on magazine capacity.
  2.  Iron sights only.
  3.  Compensators are allowed.
Shotgun:
  1.  20 Gauge or higher, tube feed only.
  2.  No electronic or other optical sights.
  3.  Maximum start load is nine shotgun shells.
  4.  No speed loaders or compensators.
 
 

Tactical Optics
Original factory condition: Internal modifications are allowed as
long as they are consistent with the original factory design.
Pistol
  1.  Caliber 9mm and higher.
  2.  No electronic sights or barrel compensators.
  3.  No limit on magazine capacity.
Rifle:
  1.  Caliber 5.45x39mm and higher, no limit on magazine capacity.
  2.  Red Dot sights and magnified optics all allowed - your choice.
  3.  Compensators are allowed.
Shotgun
  1.  20 gauge or higher, tube feed only.
  2.  Optics are allowed on shotguns.
  3.  Maximum start load is nine shotgun shells.
  4.  No speed loaders or compensators.
 

Heavy Metal
Original factory condition: Internal modifications are allowed as
long as they are consistent with the original factory design.
Pistol
  1.  Caliber .45 ACP and larger.
  2.  No electronic sights or barrel compensators.
  3.  No limit on magazine capacity.
Rifle
  1.  Caliber .308 Winchester (7.62x51mm) and higher.
  2.  No limit on magazine capacity.
  3.  Iron Sights or one non-magnified optic.
  4.  Compensators are allowed.
Shotgun:
  1.  12 gauge, pump action, tube feed only.
  2.  No electronic or other optical sight.
  3.  Maximum start load is nine shotgun shells.
  4.  No speed loaders or compensators.
 
 
 
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