Handguns


Remington Model 1911 R1 Bowling Green KY

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 Bowling Green, KY that will answer all of your questions about Remington Model 1911 R1.

Dunham'S Sports #9146
248674499
2625 Scottsville Rd Greenwood Mall Space 624
Bowling Green, KY
 
Gale''S Distributors
(502) 842-6123
510 Morgantown Road
Bowling Green, KY
 
Doctor Scents Outfitters
859277920
845 Lane Allen Rd Ste 15
Lexington, KY
 
Adams Ordnance
201 N. Spring Street
Louisville, KY
 
Big Bore Guns And Accessories
859221132
440 Cane Run Rd
Georgetown, KY
 
Roger''S Ammo & Reloading
(270) 842-6123
7541 Morgantown Road
Bowling Green, KY
 
Berea Guns And Ammo Inc
859228014
505 Highway 1016 Suite 110
Berea, KY
 
82 Sports Shop Inc
606723061
134 Spout Springs Rd
Irvine, KY
 
Steck & Sons Sporting Goods
(270) 737-8952
6869 N. Dixie Hwy.
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Tactical Weapons Usa
(859) 289-2693
565 Calcutta Road
Carlisle, KY
 

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