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Franks Sport Shop Inc
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430 E Tremont Ave
Bronx, NY
 
Eugene Demayo & Sons Inc
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2200 Amsterdam Ave
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4 South 6Th Ave
Mount Vernon, NY
 
Kimber Mfg Inc
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1 Lawton St
Yonkers, NY
 
All Counties Sporting Supplies Inc
914963115
677 Yonkers Ave
Yonkers, NY
 
Olinville Arms Inc
3356 White Plains Road
Bronx, NY
 
Mount Vernon Shooting Center Inc
914664661
172-174 Gramatan Ave
Mount Vernon, NY
 
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16 South 1St Avenue
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Tri Technologies Inc
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40 Hartford Ave
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Aarc Distributors Inc
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504 E Third St
Mt Vernon, NY
 

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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