http://campaign.r20.constantcontact...RdZXUFD7Saf6w9FMwYjMZV2i1vTL781pNa8SJtVo_ow== 10-8 Performance's sister company, 10-8 Consulting, will be conducting several 2-day Duty 1911 Courses throughout the country. This course is based on a comprehensive transition course taught to law enforcement personnel intending to carry the 1911 for duty use. The 1911 platform requires a more sophisticated end user to properly operate and maintain than typical modern service pistols. With that in mind, this course is specifically designed educate the student on operational theory of the 1911, helping the student avoid reliability pitfalls of the 1911, as well as diagnose and rectify problems as they appear. The live fire portion of the course will focus on 1911 specific manipulations, such as proper usage of the mechanical safety, slide stop, and malfunction clearances. As time allows, minor reliability tuning of student's pistols may be performed by instructional staff. Topics covered include (but are not limited to): Basic care and feeding Full detail stripping and reassembly Proper maintenance, lubrication Pros and Cons of firing pin safeties Safety checks The cycle of operation as it pertains to the 1911 Diagnosing reliability issues Extractor issues, basic tensioning and head geometry Inspection points for reliability Basic modifications that can be done by the end user to maximize reliability Test fire protocols to ensure that your 1911 is fit for duty Pros and cons of current commercially available 1911s Pros and cons of popular modifications and aftermarket parts Other equipment selection Marksmanship Fundamentals Presentation Grip and Recoil Management as it pertains to the 1911 Support Gear Selection Safety Manipulation Tactical vs. Emergency Reloads Malfunction Clearances Drills specifically tailored to address controls of the 1911 DATES/LOCATIONS: 02/20-21/2012 West Coast Armory Indoor Range 13216 SE 32nd Street Bellevue WA http://www.westcoastarmory.com/the-range.html 04/13-14/2012 Garland Police Department 1891 Forest Lane Garland, Texas 75042 05/19-20/2012 New Holland Rifle & Pistol Club 589 Meetinghouse Rd. Gap, PA 17527 www.nhrpc.org 07/28-29/2012 Oak Tree Gun Club 23121 Coltrane Ave. Newhall, CA 91321 09/08-09/2012 Pine Tree Gun Club Pole #5, Balcom Road Foster, RI 02825 COST: $450 (Includes Range Fees, 10-8 Performance Armorer Block and Tool) To register, download our REGISTRATION FORM and return with payment to the address listed on the form. For questions or additional information on the classes, email Tim at 10-8 Consulting. EQUIPMENT LIST: 1911 Pistol with minimum 3 magazines (Preferably full sized, steel framed Government Model chambered in 45 ACP) Belt Holster with Mag Pouch Gun Belt such as Wilderness Instructor Belt Minimum 300 rounds practice ammunition Minimum 50 rounds duty/carry ammunition for test fire Eye and Ear Protection Baseball style cap is recommended Screwdriver to remove grip screws 3/32" pin punch (Brownells P/N 827-525-790) Basic gun cleaning equipment (rod, brush, M16 cleaning toothbrush, etc.) Rag or towel to place on table for gun maintenance Snacks Water ***** We have gotten a number of requests to bring the Duty 1911 class to various locations around the country. We would be glad to come to you, but due to the special requirements of the class, there are a few prerequisites that must be met: We require a range with a classroom which has a Powerpoint projector. We need a minimum of 12 paid students for the class. The class host will be primarily responsible for promotion and student recruitment, as they are more familiar with their local area. We will publicize the class through 10-8 Consulting and 10-8 Performance and handle the administration. Please note that our 2012 schedule is complete, and no additional classes will be added. If you wish to host a class, we are will start booking for 2013 later in 2012.