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    June Rangemaster Newsletter

    This weekend, please remember that this holiday is in honor of people who gave their lives in defense of our freedom.

    The June issue of our monthly newsletter is available here
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    Fatdog- That is precisely why I post this type of...

    Fatdog- That is precisely why I post this type of stuff. We all need to be reminded periodically that we can't make an appointment for an emergency.
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    No reason needed

    Neither your understanding nor your consent are needed for someone to change your life drastically, or end it. Be prepared.

    https://news.yahoo.com/police-man-attacked-married-couple-131756541.html
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    This is a first rate facility and one of the funnest classes we do. We only have 4 spots left in this class.
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    weekend knowledge dump

    Greg Ellifritz puts out his weekly “Weekend Knowledge Dump” on Fridays. Here is a link to yesterday’s edition. As always, there is a metric butt-load of good information here. Enjoy!
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    Welcome to the crew. Your expertise should prove...

    Welcome to the crew. Your expertise should prove helpful here.
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    Force on Force info

    My old friend and colleague Ralph Mroz has written a most excellent treatment on conducting force on force simulations safely and effectively.

    All too often, FoF training devolves into paintball...
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    May Rangemaster Newsletter

    The May edition of Rangemaster’s monthly newsletter is available at

    https://secureservercdn.net/166.62.115.254/d74.722.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-05_RFTS-Newsletter.pdf
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    You're on your own.

    There are still some among us who are so naïve they believe the system will somehow protect them. One of the hardest things for a lot of modern people to accept and internalize is the fact that no...
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    I've taken this class, along with several of my...

    I've taken this class, along with several of my staff. Highly recommended.

    Wayne and Darryl do a first rate job.
  11. Yep. He was basically a good boy, who had been...

    Yep. He was basically a good boy, who had been running with the wrong crowd, and had just got his life turned around.
  12. Low ready worked fine in this case. I'm not a fan...

    Low ready worked fine in this case. I'm not a fan of what most people call contact ready. If your gun is that high it makes it a lot harder to see the other guy's hands, which is exactly what we need...
  13. I can give you a personal example. Dude picked up...

    I can give you a personal example. Dude picked up a 2.5" diameter, 7 foot long piece of steel to hit me with it. He was 12-14 feet away. I drew a concealed pistol to low ready and he dropped the...
  14. Tatiana does a great job with this material. She...

    Tatiana does a great job with this material. She has really done her homework.
  15. Rangemaster Pistol Instructor, near Ft Worth, Texas

    By mid-June it’s going to be time to get back outside and get trained up after a long hiatus. We have a Three-Day Firearms Instructor Development Course coming up on June 5-7 in Decatur, Texas. This...
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    For most non-reporting departments, it’s a matter...

    For most non-reporting departments, it’s a matter of manpower.

    When the term “police department” comes up, people tend to think of the Chicago PD or the Los Angeles PD, with over 10,000 officers...
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    You simply can't go by the FBI UCR for crime...

    You simply can't go by the FBI UCR for crime info. That is a voluntary reporting system. Many, many departments do not report to it. The homicide numbers listed in the UCR, for instance, are thought...
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    Paranoid? Hardly.

    Here is something I have been preaching about for years. It’s nice to see the same theme appear in a mainstream publication. This article appeared recently in The Federalist. ...
  19. Reminder. We have four courses at the Firearms...

    Reminder.

    We have four courses at the Firearms Academy of Seattle in Onalaska, Washington, this July. We only make it to the Pacific Northwest every few years, so better sign up while you can.
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    April Rangemaster Newsletter

    The April edition of Rangemaster’s monthly newsletter has been posted at

    https://rangemaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/2020-04_RFTS-Newsletter.pdf

    There is lots of good information in this...
  21. Rangemaster Pistol Instructor, Nashville

    I get a lot of inquiries about when we’re going to be teaching in Tennessee again. I’m pleased to announce our Three-Day Firearms Instructor Development & Certification Course at the truly...
  22. Thread: Willingness

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    Willingness

    A few months ago, Gila Hayes, of the Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network (ACLDN) interviewed me about developing the right mindset to deal with violent crime. The transcript of the interview wound...
  23. Rangemaster Shotgun Instructor Course, June

    Three-Day Defensive Shotgun Instructor Development Course 2020

    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/defensive-shotgun-instructor-development-course-tickets-52852914490

    June 12-14, 2020 Mead Hall...
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    Although COVID kept us from having Tac Con 2020...

    Although COVID kept us from having Tac Con 2020 in Dallas, we can enjoy this video compilation from Tac Con 2019 in New Orleans. Many thanks to Tiffany Johnson for putting this together. Enjoy!

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    March Rangemaster Newsletter

    The March issue of Rangemaster’s monthly newsletter is available at the link below. There is lots of useful information here.

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