ready position

ready position

In helicopter operations, a designated place where a helicopter load of troops and/or equipment waits for pick-up.
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Using an NRA B8 repair center bullseye, start at 15 yards in a Ready position and fire 10 rounds in 15 seconds.
This speeds reloading and administrative handling for southpaws, and for anyone the front edge of the slide stop lever provides a very handy felt index for keeping the trigger finger in register on the frame in any sort of ready position.
Every once in a while I would catch a glimpse of antlers moving through the junipers towards the opening, and not knowing if this was a bull I would shoot, I knelt in the ready position.
While reviewing the emergency that may faced during the monsoon rains, the Commissioner directed officers concerned to ensure all precautionary measures with putting the machinery for disposal of rainwater in ready position.
But the electric engine was ready to go, and the only indication was a needle in the gauge to the left of the tachometer that rose to the ready position.
Another feature to be released soon is One Touch Auto for one-button launching of a reference routine and sending the robot to its ready position.
It's also a great advantage to know how to position yourself on your bike in the ready position, so you can suck up the bumps and bounces.
Get your split step right - this is a small hop taken when in the ready position, to create force from the ground to push off explosively towards the ball.
If the ready position is not right then you have little chance of returning the shot correctly.
An inertia-triggered rest has a trigger/cocking mechanism to hold the launcher in the ready position after reaching full draw, or when cocked into the firing position before each shot.
For the next five to 10 minutes, Officer LaFlower kept his weapon at the ready position and stayed in semi-cover while attempting to talk Mr.
com) from GamePlan Gear, you can keep your crossbow in a tactical, ready position without straining your muscles.