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Offline happydad

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Specifications for a new AS location
« on: November 18, 2020, 08:42:26 PM »
I'd like to organize an AS shoot in my location and I'm wondering what the minimum qualifications would be for a site. Off the top of my head, I thought:
1) Clear field of fire with a good backstop
2) Restroom facilities

What else would I need to be looking for as I talked to people? We don't have any ranges near here with bathrooms and instructional rooms, but I thought popups and portapotties (number determined by participants) might work.
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Re: Specifications for a new AS location
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2020, 09:53:12 AM »
You have nailed two of the three criteria I always used for new ranges. The third one is neighbors who don't complain. This assumes you live in a county with no zoning prohibitions against the activity. The site will need to be visited by senior cadre to verify its suitability and then a host agreement created.
Check with your state coordinator to make it happen. Let me know if you need help.
Where is the property located?

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Re: Specifications for a new AS location
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2020, 12:43:25 PM »
I’m checking out a private range in Hickman County, considering my property in Hickman county and a property in Perry county. I’m pretty sure I can fill up a line multiple times a year with students if I can find a local range and there are instructors available.
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"Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom." - Viktor Frankl