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Remington Model 1911 R1 Aurora CO

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T J`S Firing Line Gunsmith
(303) 363-1911
261 Airport Boulevard
Aurora, CO
 
Golting, Eric J
303750080
10700 E Bethany Dr #200
Aurora, CO
 
Daves Guns
(303) 337-9494
1842 S Parker Rd #15
Denver, CO
 
Rob`s Guns
(303) 745-1180
2020 South Parker Road Unit I
Denver, CO
 
Kovar, Kenneth Michael
303750416
2075 S Valentia St #F
Denver, CO
 
Fast Cash Pawn And Jewelry
303337751
2648 S Parker Rd
Aurora, CO
 
Pacific Jewelry & Loan Inc
303360056
9700 E Colfax Ave
Aurora, CO
 
Big 5 Sporting Goods #319
310536061
10051 E Iliff Ave
Aurora, CO
 
All American Pawn
303369227
7950 C E Mississippi
Denver, CO
 
Advantage Pawn Inc
303369881
1842 S Parker Rd
Aurora, CO
 

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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