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Remington Model 1911 R1 Joplin MO

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Southtown Sporting Goods
(417) 624-4087
3022 Main Street
Joplin, MO
 
Oldcabin Shop
(417) 358-6720
155 N. Black Powder LN
Carthage, MO
 
Pawnmart
573426450
810 East Hwy 72
Rolla, MO
 
Midstate Vacuum
523635406
631 E High St
Jefferson City, MO
 
Claycogun & Repair
(816) 453-0005
287 East 69 Hwy
Kansas City, MO
 
Steve''Strading Post
(417) 782-9600
4324 So. Main St.
Joplin, MO
 
Schneider Arms
573341254
10450 County Rd 5380
Rolla, MO
 
Owensville Gun Club
(573) 437-6166
Hwy 28 West
Owensville, MO
 
Redneck Outfitters
573368618
305 Witzke Rd
Cuba, MO
 
Ozark Source, The
573885053
304 N Franklin,Ste C
Cuba, MO
 

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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