2009 Defensive Edge Long Range Hunting Instruction - Classes

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  1. Shawn Carlock

    Shawn Carlock Sponsor

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    OK Gang,

    Here is the info for 09.


    2009 CLASSES




    June 13-14 BASIC LONG RANG HUNTING CLASS

    July 16-17 BASIC LONG RANG HUNTING CLASS

    July 25-26 ADVANCED LONG RANG HUNTING CLASS

    July 30-31 BASIC LONG RANG HUNTING CLASS



    Class dates are secured by paying tuition in full up front.

    $400.00 for Basic Long Range Hunting Class

    $500.00 for Advanced Long Range Hunting Class

    This tuition is nonrefundable closer than 30 days prior to class start. Send check, MO, or secure with Visa (card use cost an additional 3.8%) to:

    Defensive Edge Inc.
    15670 N Ranch Valley Rd.
    Rathdrum Id. 83858

    Confirmation and class info sheet will be sent to you after receiving tuition.



    Long Range Hunting Basic Class


    Location: Coeur D’Alene Id. First day is held at the Fernan Rod & Gun Club range near Fernan Lake (see map)

    Times: Class starts promptly at 08:00 hrs please arrive early enough to unload gear and setup. Class will finish at 17:00 hrs each day.

    Requirements: Equipment requirements are pretty simple below is a list of have to have other gear (spotting scopes etc.) if you already have it bring it.
    Must have:
    · Rifle capable of 1 moa accuracy (1” or less at 100 yards consistently)
    · Rifle that is comfortable enough to shoot 70-80 rounds a day through.
    · Scope with consistent repeatable target knobs. If it also has a ballistic reticule that is OK. I recommend click values of ¼ moa or coarser. I highly recommend against 1/8 moa clicks.
    · 150+ rounds of ammunition you intend to hunt with. Do not show with a practice ammo and intend to hunt with different ammo.
    · Eye & ear protection
    · Rear bag / bipod or front and rear bags for known range day and bipod light weight rear bag or backpack etc to shoot over/off of on field day.
    · Lunch and fluid for each day.

    Class Content: The following subjects will be covered in the class:
    · Equipment
    · Minute of angle
    · Ballistics
    · Trajectory
    · Wind
    · Up/downhill shooting
    · Drop charts
    · Testing
    · Field shooting
    · Terminal ballistics
    · How to practice
    · Hunting application

    Tuition: $400.00

    Notes: On Field day bring any personal gear you may need there are no facilities of any kind on day 2. If you think you might need it bring it with you.

    Contact Info: gunsmith@defensiveedge.net or 1-208-687-2659 email is the best contact.



    Long Range Hunting Advanced Class


    Location: NearCoeur D’Alene Id.

    Times: I will meet everyone at a designated location at 16:00 hrs to lead you into the area for the class on Friday evening (it is about 1.5 hours)Class starts promptly at 08:00 hrs please arrive early enough to unload gear and setup. Class will finish at 17:00 hrs each day.

    Requirements: Equipment requirements are pretty simple below is a list of have to have and a list of if you already have it bring it.
    Must have:
    · Rifle capable of 1 moa accuracy (1” or less at 100 yards consistently)
    · Rifle that is comfortable enough to shoot 70-80 rounds a day through.
    · Scope with consistent repeatable target knobs. If it also has a ballistic reticule that is OK. I recommend click values of ¼ moa or coarser. I highly recommend against 1/8 moa clicks.
    · 150+ rounds of ammunition you intend to hunt with. Do not show with a practice ammo and intend to hunt with different ammo.
    · Eye & ear protection
    · Bipod, lightweight rear bag or backpack etc to shoot over/off.
    · Lunch and fluid for each day.
    · ATV capable of packing all gear.
    · Camping gear and meals

    Class Content: The following subjects will be covered in the class:
    · Field shooting
    · How to practice
    · Hunting application
    · Advanced condition reading techniques

    Tuition: $500.00 limited to 6 people.

    Notes: While it is not required for the class it is highly recommended that you camp at the base site of the class this will require tent or very small trailer with some ground clearance. If you are set on camper use, there is a camper primitive site in the area but will require a ride on the ATV every morning. Bring any personal gear you may need there are no facilities of any kind. If you think you might need it bring it with you.

    Contact Info: gunsmith@defensiveedge.net or 1-208-687-2659 email is the best contact.

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  2. Shawn Carlock

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    I was also just able to secure an additional date for the Basic class. We now have one on June 6-7, 2009 as well.
     
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