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Remington Model 1911 R1 Clearwater FL

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Harbor Reloading& Supply
(727) 446-7233
1831 North Hercules Ave.
Clearwater, FL
 
Deer Hunter
(727) 724-9038
2797 Gulf To Bay Blvd
Clearwater, FL
 
Heavy Metal Armory
695-0563, 727-725-4700
230 S. Cypress Road Suite H
Safety Harbor, FL
 
Kastle Keep Guns Inc
(727) 530-4301
153 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL
 
Gun City
(727) 447-5450
28660 USHighway 19 North
Clearwater, FL
 
Deer Hunter Guns
(727) 724-9038
2797 Gulf To Bay Boulevard
Clearwater, FL
 
Coles
(727) 447-5450
1901 Douglas Ave.
Clearwater, FL
 
Safety Harbor Firearms
695-0563, 727-725-4700
PO Box 563
Safety Harbor, FL
 
BOZ Custom Guns
(727) 531-7443
2900 East Bay Drive
Largo, FL
 
Take Aim Guns
(727) 938-3922
USHighway 19 North
Palm Harbor, FL
 

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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