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Karls Guns
920749960
1012 E Roeland Ave
Appleton, WI
 
Wal-Mart Store #2958
920996057
3701 E Calumet St
Appleton, WI
 
Valley Firearms
1606 S Walden Ave
Appleton, WI
 
Appleton Scheels
920830297
Fox River Mall 4301 W Wisconsin Ave
Appleton, WI
 
Zieglers
920731756
2000 Old Casaloma
Appleton, WI
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
920954926
4350 W Greenville Rd
Appleton, WI
 
Sasquatch Trading Co
215 E Mckinley St
Appleton, WI
 
Shepardson Sales
920954117
4003 E Glory Ln
Appleton, WI
 
Schultz, David Allen
920757512
4445 W Edgewood Dr
Appleton, WI
 
Jw Gun Repair Llc
920585089
1712 E Memory Ln
Appleton, WI
 

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....

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