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Remington Model 1911 R1 El Monte CA

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Bain & Davis Gun Shop
(323) 283-7449
307 East Valley Boulevard
San Gabriel, CA
 
Old West Guns
(626) 336-6222
129 South Hacienda Boulevard
City Of Industry, CA
 
Pacific Sporting Arms
(626) 633-1002
850 W Foothill Blvd Ste 20
Azusa, CA
 
J S Air Cushion Stocks
(626) 334-2563
850 W Foothill Blvd.
Azusa, CA
 
Republic Gun Works
(626) 334-9030
162 S Irwindale Ave.
Azusa, CA
 
San Gabriel Valley Gun Club
(626) 358-9906
4001 Fish Canyon Road
Duarte, CA
 
Euroarms Incorporated
(626) 570-4867
2834 W Valley Blvd.
Alhambra, CA
 
Wimpeys Pawn Shop
(626) 334-9758
650 N Azusa Ave.
Azusa, CA
 
Perazzi Usa Incorporated
(626) 334-1234
855 N Todd Ave.
Azusa, CA
 
Gunsmoke Reloading
(626) 857-0744
451 West Arrow Highway Suite D
Glendora, CA
 

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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