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Amigo Pawn & Jewelry
(956) 548-6659
636 Central Blvd.
Brownsville, TX
 
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(956) 504-0243
235 Pared
Brownsville, TX
 
Blh Arms
325625930
110 Commercial
Coleman, TX
 
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915672286
4042 N 1St St
Abilene, TX
 
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325658706
1315 Martin Luther King
San Angelo, TX
 
Rickys Guns & Ammunition
(956) 541-0357
806 E 14th St.
Brownsville, TX
 
Cason Pawn Shop
432 N Bell St
San Angelo, TX
 
Rickys Guns & Ammunition
(956) 541-0357
806 E 14th St.
Brownsville, TX
 
Humistons Guns
2304 Forest Park Ave
San Angelo, TX
 
5 J K Firearms
325651300
1158 Abernathy Rd
San Angelo, 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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