Tag Archives: Athena

Hospital Firing Points and Athena

Hospital Firing Points and Athena
To assign hospital points or not to assign hospital points, that is the question. When you run a competition you want everything to go perfectly. You familiarize yourself with the rulebook, you instruct your volunteers, and you even run a few practice matches just to be sure you and your range are ...
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See Athena's Accuracy With Your Own Eyes

See Athena's Accuracy With Your Own Eyes
As Americans we have a saying: “trust but verify.” When it comes to Electronic Scoring Targets (ESTs) I will openly admit that many of Athena’s competitors can be trusted; they are accurate systems. However, despite their exceedingly high price point, shots scored on their ESTs can not be ...
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Release of Orion Version 2.20.4.2 and Athena Version 1.7.5.7

Release of Orion Version 2.20.4.2 and Athena Version 1.7.5.7
Scopos is pleased to announce the latest enhancement release with both Orion 2.20.4.2 and Athena 1.7.5.7. This release contains both bug fixes and several enhancements.This release is recommended for all Orion and Athena customers. Complete release notes are below.Added Support in Orion for:Network ...
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Release of Orion Version 2.20.3.0 and Athena Version 1.7.4.1

Release of Orion Version 2.20.3.0 and Athena Version 1.7.4.1
Scopos is pleased to announce the latest enhancement release with both Orion 2.20.3.0 and Athena 1.7.4.1. This is primarily a bug fix release.This release is recommended for all Orion and Athena customers. Complete release notes are below.Added Support in Orion for:Athena support for USA Shooting ...
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Release of Orion Version 2.20.1.3 and Athena Version 1.7.2.36

Release of Orion Version 2.20.1.3 and Athena Version 1.7.2.36
Scopos is pleased to announce the latest enhancement release with both Orion 2.20.1.3 and Athena 1.7.2.36. There are a number of minor new features and bug fixes in this release.This release is recommended for all Orion and Athena customers. Complete release notes are below.Added Support in Orion ...
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Solve the Scoring Problem First

Solve the Scoring Problem First
At Scopos we have a singular mission: “use technology to turn shooting into a spectator sport.” When I began studying this problem over a decade ago, I realized an initial and necessary step would be to solve the scoring problem. The scoring problem is summarized as follows: we must make scoring shots fast, accurate, and affordable. 
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Release of Orion Version 2.20.0.6 and Athena Version 1.7.0.16

Release of Orion Version 2.20.0.6 and Athena Version 1.7.0.16
Scopos is pleased to announce the latest enhancement release with both Orion 2.20.0.6 and Athena 1.7.0.16. There are a number of minor new features and bug fixes in this release.This release is recommended for all Orion and Athena customers. Complete release notes are below.Added Support in Orion ...
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What's the Difference Between the NC100 and NC200?

What's the Difference Between the NC100 and NC200?
One of the most common questions we get is, "what is the difference between the Athena NC100 and NC200?" Let's take a moment to explore their differences. The Similarities Both the NC100 and NC200 are part of Athena's family of Electronic Scoring Targets (ESTs). Both scores shots to within .1mm, ...
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Safety Improvements and Athena ESTs

Safety Improvements and Athena ESTs
For most of the people reading this newsletter, the safety record of the shooting sports is well-known. Shooting may be the safest youth sport in the United States. The Civilian Marksmanship Program reports that not a single injury-causing incident involving gun handling safety in youth air rifle ...
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Orion's Golden Rule

Orion's Golden Rule
Learning to use and master Orion comes down to a single rule: "never use Orion for the first time at a match." In fact, this is true for both Orion and Athena. These systems are not difficult to use, but there is a learning curve. To run a successful competition with Orion or Athena it is essential ...
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