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Remington Model 1911 R1 Clarksburg WV

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C & J Trades
304622102
1500 W. Pike Street
Clarksburg, WV
 
Big Dog Sporting Goods
304622272
1420 N 23Rd St
Clarksburg, WV
 
Gough, Charles Everett
304745485
Rt 5 Box 573
Clarksburg, WV
 
Wal-Mart Supercenter #1544
304622195
550 Emily Dr
Clarksburg, WV
 
Appalachian Armory
304848096
820 Philippi Pike
Clarksburg, WV
 
Spirit Shoppe Inc, The
304622187
1404 Buchkannon Pike
Nutter Fort, WV
 
Steffick, Patrick Lee
304641234
303 Buckhannon Pike
Nutter Fort, WV
 
B & B Harley-Davidson Cycle & Mower Sales
304623048
100 Alexander Ave
Nutter Fort, WV
 
M & M Pawn Llc
304624575
410 N 4Th St
Clarksburg, WV
 
Godwin, Wayne L
304624728
135 Penna Ave
Nutter Fort, WV
 

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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