Laporte Ball Trap

About us

As a world leader in the development of clay trap machines Laporte prides itself in looking at ways to improve our products while keeping the consumer informed and abreast of new developments.

Laporte has been involved in the clay shooting industry since 1927 and remains totally committed to the sport and to its future development. The Laporte name has stood for quality and first-class services since 1927. Our worldwide after-sales service and technical support reputation has become over the years THE reference in clay shooting.

Our traps have an excellent reputation for reliability. Strides are continually being made in:

  • Modifications to increase performance
  • Better value for money
  • Durability in all weather conditions
  • Versatility with Laporte traps available for use in all disciplines
  • Compatibility, which enables the operators to use all brands of clay targets throughout the world

Laporte was the first company to make available:

  • The first manual and automatic traps
  • The “Flash” target
  • Environmentally friendly clays
Laporte is an international company with branches on five continents. This international team prides itself in:
  • The group’s active membership within the various Shooting Federations
  • Experienced and world-class shooters who are part of the Laporte Family 


  • Trade Shows

    Shot Show Las Vegas 2017

    Join us at the "Shot Show Las Vegas"
    Tuesday 17 January - Friday 20 January
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  • Trade Shows


    See us at the ATA TRADE SHOW
    Tuesday 10 January - Thursday 12 January
  • Olympic Games


    Exclusive Supplier Beijing Shooting Range in 2008

    LAPORTE® a valued partner for the Olympic Games since 1960…

    After the Olympic Games of Rome, Tokyo, Montreal, Moscow and Athens, the LAPORTE ® company exported its know-how and skills to China where it was the official machine supplier for the Beijing Games from the 8th to the 24th August 2008. This sixth Olympic selection is a consecration and the reward for over 80 years of experience, effort and discipline. It is therefore always with great pride that the LAPORTE ® teams combine and support the Olympic values of excellence, exceeding self-esteem and respect.
  • Olympic Games

    Athens 2004


    WITH LESS THAN 0,1% “No Birds”.