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Modern Samurai Project – Red Dot Pistol Fundamentals

September 18 @ 08:30 - September 19 @ 17:00


Red Dots on pistols are becoming more popular as options for carry weapons. Part of mastery is training – here it is!

Prerequisites: Must have already taken a fundamental class by a vetted instructor. Student should be able to clear Dot Torture drill at 3 yards.

Topics Covered:

• Zeroing your red dot. 10 yard zero. 25 yard confirmation. Ammo selection.

• Draw and how to stop fishing for the dot. Why back up irons are necessary?

• Only use the necessary amount of information required to make an acceptably accurate shot at the speed and distance required.

• Red dots up close. 5 yards and in.

• Red dots at distance

• Speed: Efficiency of draw and presentation. Concealed and Open setups. Speed is the economy of motion. Speed is not useless frenetic movement. Micro Drill training method.

• Dot tracking: Grip, stance, dot movement, predictability. Stop over confirming the dot!

• Modes of Practice: Speed mode. Accuracy Mode. Real Mode.

• How to get better on your own. Dry fire for skill building. Live fire for confirmation.

• Target transitions

• Shooting on the move

• Why you should compete

• Mini match to test skills

An opportunity to test for the Black Belt Patch.

Equipment Needed:

Slide mounted red dot pistol.

The ability to carry 3 mags (1 in gun, 2 in pouches).

Good holster of student’s choice. No Serpas. No old leather holsters.

1000 rounds of reliable ammo.

Eye pro, Ear pro.


Open Mind.

Range: MeadHall Range, 2181 S. Blackberry Drive, McLoud, OK 74851

Range Fees: $30/day; $60 total for both days. Due in cash to host at beginning of TD1.

Lodging: MeadHall Range has a corporate rate with the Grand Casino which is 3 miles from the range. Great rooms, good rate, very close, and multiple restaurants in the casino as well as a bar or two. Please bear in mind that it is Pottawatomie tribal land so all firearms need to be cased and locked going in and out.

There is also a corporate rate with the Hampton Inn in Shawnee. In both cases call the hotel and ask for the MeadHall Range corporate rate.

*Refunds will only be made if the class is canceled. If a student cannot attend the class they signed up for, they will be given a credit to another class of comparable value.


Modern Samurai Project


MeadHall Range
2181 S Blackberry Dr
Mcloud, OK 74851 United States
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