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    Vickers Tactical Hackathorn/Vickers Low Light Level I class

    Class Dates: May 10 - 11 - 12, 2008 (Sat -Sun -Mon)

    Cost: $700

    Primary Instructors: Ken Hackathorn & Larry Vickers

    Assistant Instructors: TBD

    Class Size: 16 Students Maximum

    Location: Marietta, Ohio

    Class description:
    Larry Vickers;
    “This class is in response to the low-light/white light/laser training that
    Ken and I do in our normal classes. This training, which normally consists
    of about 2 hours of low-light work, has been met with overwhelming positive
    comments from students. Many leave the class saying that was the single
    best part of the training. Ken and I have a unique approach in our
    Low light training so the idea was born to do a special class. The ranges
    that will be used will be in the area of Marietta, Ohio near Ken's stomping
    grounds.”

    Day 1

    - Range fire carbine & pistol - warm up skill drills
    - Intro to low light shooting, Carbine and pistol point shooting, night-sights/white-light/laser.

    Day 2

    - Range fire carbine & pistol, warm up skill drills, basic house clearing
    - Low light drills carbine & pistol, house clearing with white light &
    laser shooting on the move, flashbulb technique, malfunction clearance
    drills.


    Day 3

    - Review of range drills and course teaching points review
    - Competitions and various shoot offs, course Q&A wrap-up, wheels up from
    range approx. 3:30 PM.

    Weapon & Gear Class Requirements:

    Carbine:
    - Serviceable duty grade carbine of minimum 5.45 / 5.56 caliber
    - Serviceable sling (tactical type preferred.)
    - Minimum of 5 serviceable carbine magazines
    - Carbine mounted white light
    - Optics – (Optional, but highly suggested)
    - Minimum 1 carbine magazine pouch - or method to carry spares magazine(s)

    Handgun:
    - Serviceable duty grade handgun of at least 9mm Para caliber
    - Minimum of 5 serviceable pistol magazines
    - Serviceable holster
    - Minimum 2 pistol magazine pouches
    - Handgun mounted white light (Optional)
    - Visible lasers (Optional)

    - Hand held white light
    - Eye and ear protection (electronic hearing protection is preferred)
    - Suitable range wear depending on the season (Ohio in May could be hot or
    cold/wet or dry - be prepared)
    - Good attitude

    Zeroed Weapons: 50-yard carbine preferred, but others are acceptable if you
    have a good reason why and understand it. Know your handguns zero at
    various ranges.

    Ammo Requirements:
    - 800 rounds of handgun
    - 800 rounds of carbine
    - Service types (No reloads)

    M4carbine.net Class Thread:
    http://www.m4carbine.net/showthread....114#post106114

    Class prerequisites: Anyone attending this class must have attended at least a level one pistol or carbine class. Other instructors, military, LE training will of coarse be accepted but on a case-by-case basis. Please let me know your training history when you contact me to sign up.
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    FYI: This is going to be the only Level I Low Light Class taught this year. The November level II sold out in less then 24-hours.

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    I'm in. Let me show Larry and Ken HOW ITS DONE!!!

    Just kidding. Can't wait!
    Boy, if you try and pee out a forrest fire all you are going to get is a burnt pecker.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Greg Bell View Post
    I'm in. Let me show Larry and Ken HOW ITS DONE!!!

    Just kidding. Can't wait!
    Welcome aboard.

    Now I know we will have it least 3-4 HK45's in the class.

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    FYI - I'm down to just three open seats for this class

    Please contact me if you would like to attend.

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    i recently attended larry's tactical carbine I class and got a small taste of the low-light stuff.

    my suggestion: if you have time and the $$$...


    GO!
    Now a lawful recreational user of HK. Tom said so.

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    FYI: Just two seats available.

    Please contact me if you are interested in attending.

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    FYI: Seats are still available for this class. Please contact me if interested.

    Question for HKPro: Why is this the only section that allows threads to die off after only day?

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