Quickfire Target Training Device

The QTTD (Figures 2-25 and 2-26) is used with the .177-mm air-operated pistol.

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Figure 2-25. The quick-fire target training device.
Type Silhouette Dimensions
Figure 2-26. Dimensions for the QTTD.

a. Phase I. From 10 feet, five shots at a 20-foot miniature E-type silhouette. After firing each shot, the firer and coach discuss the results and make corrections.

b. Phase II. From 15 feet, five shots at a 20-foot miniature E-type silhouette. The same instructions apply to this exercise as for Phase I.

c. Phase III. From 20 feet, five shots at a 20-foot miniature E-type silhouette. The same instructions apply to this exercise as for Phases I and II.

d. Phase IV. From 15 feet, six shots at two 20-foot miniature E-type silhouettes. This exercise is conducted the same as the previous one, except that the firer is introduced to fire distribution. The targets on the QTTD are held in the up position so they cannot be knocked down when hit.

(1) The firer first engages the 20-foot miniature E-type silhouette on the extreme right of the QTTD (see Figure 2-27). He then traverses between targets and engages the same type target on the extreme left of the QTTD. The firer again shifts back to reengage the first target. The procedure is used to teach the firer to instinctively return to the first target if he misses it with his first shot.

(2) The firer performs this exercise twice, firing three shots each time. Before firing the second time, the coach and firer should discuss the errors made during the first exercise.

Type Silhouette Target
Figure 2-27. Miniature E-type silhouette for use with QTTD.

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Military Training Targets

NOTES:

1. ROD ON EACH END TO ALLOW TO MOVE.

2. "STOP" IS PLACED TO STOP TARGET AT 45 DEGREE ANGLE.

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