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Mcbride''S Guns Inc.
(512) 472-3532
2915 San Gabriel
Austin, TX
 
Top Cash Pawn #4
512258242
12006 Research Blvd A-C
Austin, TX
 
Sportsmans Finest
(512) 263-1888
12434 FM 2244
Austin, TX
 
Texas Game Trail
325692695
3151 South Treadaway
Abilene, TX
 
Gulf Coast Armory
(409) 656-4220
4665 Rabbit Run Rd
Beaumont, TX
 
Tex-Guns
(512) 443-6106
5330 D Manchaca Rd.
Austin, TX
 
Red''Sindoor Range
(512) 892-4867
6200 Hwy. 290 West
Austin, TX
 
Eagle Peak Shooting Range
(512) 267-1400
20026 Lindeman Lane
Austin, TX
 
Panhandle Gunslingers Inc
(806) 373-7572
710 S Georgia St.
Amarillo, TX
 
Club Amarillo Gun
(806) 372-6442
4521 S Osage St.
Amarillo, TX
 

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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