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Red Dot Pistol Fundamentals and Performance

Red Dots on pistols are becoming more popular (again) as options for carry weapons. Part of mastery is training - here it is! 

Prerequisites: Must have already taken a fundamental class by a vetted instructor. Student should be able to clear Dot Torture drill at 3 yards 

Topics Covered

  • Zeroing your red dot. 10 yard zero. 25 yard confirmation. Ammo selection.

  • Draw and how to stop fishing for the dot. Why back up irons are necessary? 

  • Only use the necessary amount of information required to make an acceptably accurate shot at the speed and distance required. 

  • Red dots up close. 5 yards and in. 

  • Red dots at distance

  • Speed: Efficiency of draw and presentation. Concealed and Open setups. Speed is the economy of motion. Speed is not useless frenetic movement. Micro Drill training method.

  • Dot tracking: Grip, stance, dot movement, predictability. Stop over confirming the dot!

  • Modes of Practice: Speed mode. Accuracy Mode. Real Mode.

  • How to get better on your own. Dry fire for skill building. Live fire for confirmation.

  • Target transitions

  • Shooting on the move

  • Why you should compete

  • Mini match to test skills

  • An opportunity to test for the Black Belt Patch.

Equipment needed:

  • Slide mounted red dot pistol.

  • The ability to carry 3 mags (1 in gun, 2 in pouches).

  • Good holster of student's choice. No Serpas. No old leather holsters.

  • 1000 rounds of reliable ammo.

  • Eye pro, Ear pro.

  • Open Mind

Red Dot Pistol Fundamentals and Performance

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