What is Project Appleseed here for?

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  1. lcb97269

    lcb97269
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    Just curious as there is nothing here.
     
  2. Kimber Custom

    Kimber Custom
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    I decided to support both nwfa and Appleseed by becoming a supporting vendor. I've asked to have some generic Appleseed threads moved here but Joe has been very busy lately.
     
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    lcb97269
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    But what is it?
     
  4. Blitzkrieg

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    Appleseed is what should have been standard US training for the State militias all along, like the Swiss have. It also teaches Colonial/Revolutionary War history, of which I am a student. Then you do a course of target shooting from different rifleman"s positions, and the course can be done with a .22 LR or up to an 8 MM rifle

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    My ancestors fought and one died that day back in 1775
     
  5. Kimber Custom

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    Appleseed ® is a nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching rifle marksmanship and American history.

    We put on a two day shooting event called Appleseed ® where we teach the fundamentals of rifle marksmanship. You will learn:

    • field position shooting (standing, sitting/kneeling & prone)
    • how to use a sling for stability
    • the 6 steps to firing a shot
    • how to set up and use your Natural Point of Aim
    • how to zero your rifle using Inches Minutes and Clicks & Battle Sight Zero
    • and more

    At the end of the weekend you will have all of the knowledge necessary to hit a 24” target @500y or the rifleman’s quarter mile.

    Throughout the weekend we tell the history of the most important day in American history: April 19th 1775 and the start of the American Revolutionary War.
     
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    It's a great weekend. I attended back in February and will be attending again in September with my wife along. Good history, good camaraderie, great instruction!
     
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  7. lcb97269

    lcb97269
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    Ah! Maybe I could help. PM if interested. I am free.
     

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