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Fill out your data book

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Are you required to filled out a data book?

Yes, it is required to fill out your data book. This book is a reference for your coach and for the other range personnel in the case of an alibi. There are times when a shooter does not have a filled out data book and is requesting an alibi. They always get upset when they aren’t allowed to shoot an alibi but, if range personnel don’t have a filled out data book than they have less to go off of and therefore, are less likely to allow for an alibi.

Source: MCO 3574.2L

posted on April 7, 2015 under Q&A
Michael J. Penney
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