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Remington Model 1911 R1 Flagstaff AZ

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Sidearmor
(928) 526-4379
7810 N Us Highway 89
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Pistol Parlor
(928) 527-4100
2601 E. 7th Ave.
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Gary Reeder Custom Guns
(928) 526-3313
2601 7th Ave. East
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Superpawn
(928) 226-1112
700 S Milton Road
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Cole'S Gunsmithing Services
928468245
200 W Frontier Ste 11
Payson, AZ
 
The Ammo Place
(928) 773-1400
2209 N 3rd St.
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Gary Reeder Custom Guns
(928) 526-3313
2599 East 7th Avenue
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Pow Wow Trading Post
(928) 779-5725
118 W Route 66
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Ruffs Sporting Goods
(928) 774-6051
2 S Milton Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Rocky`s House Of Guns
(520) 680-7000
2183 McCulloch Boulevard North
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 

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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