Free PDF: DA PAM 385-63 Range Safety

DA PAM 385-63 Range Safety
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I am an NRA Chief Range Safety Officer, and as such occasionally teach the Range Safety Officer course.  Running safe firearm ranges is very important to me.

Everytime a range has an accident or an instructor does something stupid in class it hurts our cause.

I am posting this Pamphlet from the Department of the Army to give one more resource on Range Safety so that anyone developing their own range can create proper range rules. Continue reading “Free PDF: DA PAM 385-63 Range Safety”

Free PDF: AB1244 Mast Erection Procedure

AB1244 Mast Erection Procedure
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Let me warn you (but you probably know) googling Mast Erection and Mast Erection Procedures can take you to bad places.

Just looking on Amazon gave me more information that I wanted to know.

Today’s PDF is a military course for radio techs on how to raise an antenna mast for radio communication.
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Free PDF: A Case for Survival Deep Underground

A Case for Survival Deep Underground
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A Case for Survival Deep Underground is an old cold war era unclassified document from the Defense Documentation Center.  It makes the argument that military capability to survive large scale attacks is possible by using a practical amount of overhead cover. Continue reading “Free PDF: A Case for Survival Deep Underground”

Free PDF: 11 Principles of Military Leadership

11 Principles of Military Leadership
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I wasn’t the best Marine to step foot on the parade deck of Paris Island, but the principles of military leadership I learned while serving in the Corps has stuck with me my entire life.

No matter if I have subordinates at the time or not, I try very hard to live the troop leading steps, and to be worthy of the title.
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