Handguns


Remington Model 1911 R1 Alexandria LA

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Remington Model 1911 R1. You will find helpful, informative articles about Remington Model 1911 R1, including "Remington 1911 R1 Review". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Alexandria, LA that will answer all of your questions about Remington Model 1911 R1.

Sportsmans Quest
318443314
2014 Thornton Ct.
Alexandria, LA
 
Stehr, Frank Robert
318442982
846 Bolton Ave
Alexandria, LA
 
Randys Trading Co
318229297
1516 Evarist St
Alexandria, LA
 
Alexandria Pawn
318442260
2859 N Mcarthur Dr
Alexandria, LA
 
Silver Dollar Pawn
2417 Lee Street
Alexandria, LA
 
Morovich, John Andrew
318443082
5808 Benjamin Street
Alexandria, LA
 
Abes Pawn Shop
318442708
2134 Lee St
Alexandria, LA
 
Security Sport Goods Inc
318445624
2220 Memorial Dr
Alexandria, LA
 
Freedom Firearms
318792248
2303 Magnolia Ln
Alexandria, LA
 
Academy #52
281646519
3205 S Macarthur Dr
Alexandria, LA
 

Remington 1911 R1 Review

When Remington announced last year that it was going to be making a handgun, it definitely got everyone's attention.

When Remington announced last year that it was going to be making a handgun, it definitely got everyone's attention. Big Green, America's oldest gun maker, hadn't produced a handgun in decades, and this was going to be the first new 1911 from the firm in 91 years.

Everyone assumed its 1911 would be traditionally styled, especially considering the 1911's 100-year anniversary was rapidly approaching, and Remington did not disappoint. The R1 does have classic looks, but if you were one of those people hoping for an identical copy of its classic Remington-UMC, you're out of luck.

A lot of people like the looks of vintage 1911s but don't necessarily like shooting them. Their original style grip safeties hurt the hand, their minimalist "hump and a bump" sights are hard to see in direct sunlight, they are difficult to reload with any speed, and they can have reliability issues with anything other than FMJ ammo. Aware of these contradictions, Remington decided to put out a pseudo-vintage version of the traditional 1911 in hopes of pleasing everybody....

Click here to read the rest of this article from Handguns Magazine