GeorgiaCarry.Org invites you to attend itâ€™s First Special Fundraising Auction to be held at the GCO Summer Luncheon on Saturday, August 18, 2007. This live auction event will feature an assortment of items listed bellow and some items that have not been identified at this time. Proceeds from this event will go directly into GCO's operating funds to help preserve and expand Georgia citizens' firearms rights so be sure to come ready to bid! This auction will be limited to ten items so persons wishing to donate an item to the auction are encouraged to PM me as soon as possible to get their item on the list. The items do not have to be firearms related, basically anything that the members would be interested in and more importantly bid on would be greatly appreciated. Personally I would love to see a box of high quality cigars. Auction Items: 1. FIREARMZ Course Certificate - Ken Forbus FIREARMZ is your source for professional firearms training. Our instructor has over 20 years of firearms experience and training. We have a variety of firearms and defensive courses that provide you with the necessary knowledge to safely operate maintain and properly use a firearm for personal, home protection, competition or for your occupational requirements. The course being auctioned is detailed below. Fighting Pistol Class Retail Value: $250.00 Class description: Fighting handgun is for those that carry a handgun for personal protection or for a living. This class is the meat and bones of self defense shooting. It covers 0 to 5 feet out to 10 yards. Day 1 Safety Briefing Self Defense threat analysis Handgun attributes and effects Tactical Firearms Safety Grip The defensive draw stroke Shooting 0-to 21 feet Coopers Principals of Personal Protection Square Range Drills and Importance Multifunctional fighting stance Combat sight alignment / Combat sight picture Day 2 Trigger control fundamentals Movement Reloads Malfunction drills Gun silhouette shooting Kneeling Prone Odd positions Closing comments and certificates Ammunition requirements: 1000 rounds of hand gun ammunition Eye and hearing protection required. Dress appropriately for the weather. Bring your own lunch or you can drive a short distance to the nearest fast food restaurant. 2. Southern Holsters - Custom Holster Certificate for a Custom made â€œMemphisâ€ leather holster for inside the waistband belt carry. Each holster is molded for a specific handgun model. FEATURES: - Vegetable tanned top grain leather, no splits or suede - Wet molded on both sides for a precise fit and excellent retention - Butt forward cant - Changable leather belt loops - Heavy duty "Pull-the-Dot" one way snaps - Black, Brown, Tan, Cordovan, or Natural colors - 1.5" Belt loops - Available for the following firearms: Beretta - 92D Centurion, 92F Beretta Cougar, Vertec 92FS Browning - High Power Colt - Gov M1911-A1 and clones basically any 1911 CZ - 75 B Glock â€“ 19, 20, 21, 23, 26, 27, 32, 33 H&K - USP Compact 9mm, USP Compact 357, USP Compact 40, USP 9mm, USP 40, USP 45, P2000, P7M8, P7M13, Mark 23 SOCOM Raven - P-25 Ruger - P89, P95 Sig Sauer - P220, P220R, P225, P226, P226R, P228, P229, P229R, P229 DAK with Rails, P230, P239, Pro 2340, Mosquito Springfield - Micro-Compact M1911-A1, Operator 1911A-1, XD40, XD40 Compact, XD40 Tactical, XD9 Smith & Wesson - 2" J-Frame, 4506, 5906, 9606, SW99, SW9V Taurus - Millenium Pro PT111 DAO, Millenium Pro PT140 DAO, Millenium Pro PT145 DAO, Millenium Pro PT745 DAO, 24/7 Walther - P5, P99, PPK/S 3. 1 Dozen MREs â€“ Anonymous Donor MRE stands for Meal, Ready-to-Eat and is currently the main individual operational ration for the U.S. military. MREs are meant to be completely self-contained meals that provide all the nutrition a solider-on-the-go needs to sustain himself. Typical contents include entree, side dish, crackers, peanut butter/cheese spread, desert, instant coffee/tea, matches, toilet paper, spoon, and a heater to heat the main entree. While everything in an MRE can be eaten cold, it usually tastes better warm. Great item for campers, hunters or emergency rations for when the zombies attack! 4. Pelican Pistol Case set â€“ â€œUSMC â€“Retiredâ€ 1490 Case (Multiple Pistols and accessories) Interior Dimensions: 17.75" x 11.37" x 4.12" (45.1 x 28.9 x 10.5 cm) â€¢ Watertight, crushproof, and dust proof â€¢ Open cell core with solid wall design - strong, light weight â€¢ Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve â€¢ O-ring seal â€¢ Double safety locking latches with keys â€¢ Comfortable rubber over-molded handle â€¢ Stainless steel hardware â€¢ Padded foam insert 1120 Case (Small pistol or accessories) Interior Dimensions: 7.25" x 4.75" x 3.06" (18.4 x 12.1 x 7.8 cm) â€¢ Watertight, crushproof, and dust proof â€¢ Open cell core with solid wall design - strong, light weight â€¢ O-ring seal â€¢ Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve â€¢ Stainless steel hardware â€¢ Padded foam insert â€¢ Molded in double padlock points 5. Bullet Ballistics Playing Cards â€“ â€œJRMâ€ A deck of standard playing cards, each of which features a round of ammunition and states the round's ballistic specifications. 6. Georgia Arms Ammo and cleaning kits All Georgia Arms ammunition is loaded using the finest American made components on the most precise equipment available. It is double cleaned and must withstand 18 quality control inspections before acceptance, and made available to the public. All lots are test fired to ensure safety and reliability. While they strive to offer shooters affordable ammo, Georgia Arms refuses to sacrifice quality for price. This is the same ammo used by some of the top amateur and professional shooters at many major matches. Consistent quality keeps their shooters in the winner's circle and customers coming back for more. Georgia Arms has donated two deluxe cleaning kits and 200 rds of their 9mm Gold dot hollowpoint ammo. That would be about $121 total retail value. 7. Bulls Eye Marksman Gun Club of Cumming Ga - Bronze Membership Bronze Package Range Membership package that provides 10 One Hour or 20 1/2 Hour visits a $150 value. NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK! Monday Through Friday 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM Saturday 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Sunday 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM IPSC Competition every Tuesday Night from 6:30 until 9:00 8. Big Woods Goods â€“ Range package Package includes: SSB M Range Bag Features: â€¢ 600 Denier Polyester Body. â€¢ Main Compartment: 11â€T x 15â€L x 7â€W. â€¢ Two Padded, Removable Pistol Inserts (10â€T x 14â€ L) that will hold scoped competition handguns. â€¢ Removable/adjustable shoulder strap. Also included is: Two sets of disposable ear plugs Set of Elvex Shooting glasses 25 paper targets Knight & Hale Hunting Video $70.00 Total Retail Value Big Woods Goods retail store is now open. Featuring a large selection of handguns, shotguns, rifles and accessories along with In-House gunsmith services! Located in Canton / Holly Springs, GA in Cherokee County. 2228 Holly Springs Pkwy, Suite 200, Canton, GA 30115. 678-792-9000 Hours M-F 10am to 7pm Sat 9am to 6pm / Sun 11am to 4pm 9.Signed Copy of Medical Warrior by Miguel A. Faria, Jr., M.D. One of more signed copies of these brilliant writings signed and donated by the author himself. The following is a exerpt from a review of this book. 10. The Infamous GCO President's Tie! - Malum Prohibitum The tie can be viewed at this link. (Select HB89) *Caution, not for the faint of heart, weak of stomach, pregnant women or those over 70 years of age http://www.legis.state.ga.us/legis/2007 ... chives.htm This is every GCO members chance to ensure that we never have to see it again! Come ready to bid as I understand that he is reluctant to let it go and may bid on it himself!