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  • SPR/DMR Rifle Coure, Leesburg FL THIS WEEKEND!

    I will be attending this class this weekend, and will post a review with pics next week.

    SPR/DMR Leesburg FL 5-6 August 2017

    Length: 2 Days

    Cost: $500

    Course Description

    Spend 2 days learning to engage targets from 100 to 600 yards with your scoped AR15 rifle. The Special Purpose Rifle fills the gap between the Rifleman and the Sniper. With his SPR or DMR, the Designated Marksman is charged with operating within the normal ranges of an Infantry Rifleman and beyond, providing precision fires on point targets in support of his element. The ideal rifle and scope combination for this course is an AR15 with a 14.5 inch barrel or greater and with a scope of 8X magnification or more. A ballistic reticle such as a Horus is preferred.

    Pre requisites: None

    Topics covered include

    Safety Marksmanship fundamentals

    Zero procedures and theory Range estimation

    Ballistics Use of optics and iron sights

    Shooting positions Use of cover

    Intermediate and long range marksmanship

    Equipment list

    Positive attitude

    Quality, serviceable AR15 rifle with magnified optic, sling, bipod and 300 rounds of quality match grade ammunition 69/75/77 grain.

    At least 3 quality magazines for your rifle (20 round recommended)

    Eye protection, wrap around.

    Ear protection Spotting scope (optional)

    Hat with brim or bill Kestrel or ballistic calculator (optional)

    Duty/call out gear Knee/elbow pads (optional)

    Water Lunch

    Sun block/insect repellant as needed Raingear as needed

    Notebook/pen Cleaning kit with lube

    If you are an armed professional who utilizes certain tactical gear during the course of your duties, by all means please bring it with you and train with it. Not all of the training will require your kit so try to have some pouches to train “slick”.

    About your instructor:

    Don Edwards is a 20+ year veteran of US Army Special Operations. He began his career in the 75th Ranger Regiment where he was a participant in Operation Just Cause. Retired from 20th Special Forces Group where he served as Team Sergeant during combat operations in Iraq. He has served for five years as the Use of Force training manager and primary instructor at the ATF National Academy in Glynco, GA instructing in tactics and firearms as well. Mr. Edwards has worked as tactical advisor to the Department of Defense since 2008 serving in both Iraq and Afghanistan and is a FLETC certified firearms instructor.
    SPR/DMR Leesburg FL 5-6 August 2017 Length: 2 Days Cost:  $500 Course Description Spend 2 days learning to engage targets from 100 to 600 yards with your scoped AR15 rifle.  The Special Purpose Rif…
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    Sounds like a good weekend. Have fun gang.

    The deadliest weapon in the world is a Marine and his/her rifle.


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