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Remington Model 1911 R1 Gilbert AZ

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Van Horn Barrels
(480) 892-9630
1302 East Rawhide
Gilbert, AZ
 
Gilbert Gunworks & Training
(480) 926-4500
522 N GILBERT RD STE 105
Gilbert, AZ
 
Cavalry Arms
(480) 833-9685
723 W. Commerce Ste A
Gilbert, AZ
 
Ross Guns & Pawn
(480) 844-2989
1950 N Arizona Ave Ste 6
Chandler, AZ
 
Glockmeister
(480) 539-8186
945 E Juanita Ave.
Mesa, AZ
 
Airguns of Arizona
(480) 461-1113
26 North Gilbert Road
Gilbert, AZ
 
Gilbert Gunworks & Training Academy
(480) 926-4500
522 North Gilbert Road
Gilbert, AZ
 
Chandler Gun Shop
(480) 963-5980
691 N Arizona Ave.
Chandler, AZ
 
Mesa Gun Shop
(480) 962-9802
915 E. Broadway Rd.
Mesa, AZ
 
Arizona Sportsman
(480) 844-0802
1232 E Southern Ave.
Mesa, 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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