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Adams Ordnance
201 N. Spring Street
Louisville, KY
 
Shooter''Ssupply & Law Enforcement
(502) 327-6827
8007-8 Vine Crest Ave.
Louisville, KY
 
Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World
417873500
951 E Lewis & Clark Pkwy #100
Clarksville, IN
 
Kentucky Shooting Sports
(502) 957-6255
135 B Marketplace Dr.
Louisville, KY
 
Edwards Custom Gunsmithing Service
859273276
4092 Bridgemont Lane
Lexington, KY
 
Tb Custom Firearms
1042 Lincoln Ave
Louisville, KY
 
Dick''S Sporting Goods
(502) 420-6400
7900 Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
821288219
951 E Lewis & Clark Parkway #800
Clarksville, IN
 
Biff''S Gun World
(502) 937-1996
12706 Dixie Highway Vall
Louisville, KY
 
Roman, Julius J Jr
859625042
568 Newby Rd
Richmond, KY
 

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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