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AR – Carbine Rifle Class – Level 1

November 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Cost: $75 for FRGC members. $85 for non members. (Class size limited)

Register at the Front Range Gun Club or online at TheFRGC.com.

This class starts with the fundamentals and creates the foundation for all training going forward. The parts and function of the rifle, ballistics and maintenance, stance, sighting and loading will all be taught and drilled on the range to insure confidence. For those of you who own an AR or are considering the purchase of one and wondering where to start, this is your next step. In the safety of the classroom, the basics will be covered and proper use reviewed. Students will then go to the range and demonstrate the skills with live fire.

-History: origins, applications, improvements
-AR-15: butt to barrel, piston/gas, barrel construction and twist rates, coatings
-Ballistics: trajectory, zero set, dist. Offset
-Alternate chambering: 5.56, 6.5,wylde, 300BLK, 450-SOCOM
-Disassemble/reassemble: components, inspection, cleaning, wet/dry
-Rifle conditions: load and unload, conditions 1-4, why, when, how
-Sights & sighting: alignment vs. picture, aiming device (open, dot, magnified), co-witness
-Stance: how to hold, shoulder, cheek weld, fore grip
-dry fire using dummy rounds
-reloads using dummy rounds

-Load single round and fire bench rest (without magazine, with magazine)
-Load 3 rounds and fire bench rest (working on POI verification)
-Adjust sights: bench rest fire 5 round groups to verify zero. Work with hold off.
-Offhand shooting
-Basic malfunction response.

INTRODUCTION (these items will be discussed to setup the next level class)
-Slings, magazine holders
-Strong side vs. weak side
-Transitions to handgun

Check out our calendar for scheduled days and times.

Items needed (bring to class)
If you don’t have some of these items we will have them for sale/demonstration at the class.
Ear & Eye protection
2 Rifle mags
100 rounds of rifle ammo

Class Room/Range/Targets as required.
Register at the Front Range Gun Club or online at TheFRGC.com.


November 9, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm




Front Range Gun Club
697 Denver Ave #128b
Loveland, CO 80537 United States
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