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Promotions

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Weapons handling

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Does everyone need to take the weapons handling test?.. Read the Answer»

Red blanket; emergency

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Who can call a red blanket?.. Read the Answer»

Red blanket

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What is “Red Blanket” and what does it mean?.. Read the Answer»

Inclement weather; rifle range

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If there is inclement weather of qualification day, does everyone get an alibi?.. Read the Answer»

Combat kneeling

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What is the proper way to perform the combat kneeling?.. Read the Answer»

Make ready

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Where does the term “Make Ready” come from?.. Read the Answer»

Thin red line

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What is the red paint in the pits for?.. Read the Answer»

Range flags

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What are range flags made of?.. Read the Answer»

Cross shooting

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Why aren't there any shooters on the two end targets of the rifle range?.. Read the Answer»

Zeroing a rifle

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What is the difference between true zero and the days zero?.. Read the Answer»