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Fairfax Rod And Gun Club
(703) 368-6333
7039 Signal Hill Road
Manassas, VA
 
Armslimited
703368128
8894 Bond Ct
Manassas, VA
 
Virginia Arms Company
(703) 368-3949
9760 Center St
Manassas, VA
 
Mueller, Clifford H
703361302
9300 Fairview Ave
Manassas, VA
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
703257430
10800 Sudley Manor Drive
Manassas, VA
 
Currys Auto Parts Inc
703369670
9020 Centreville Rd
Manassas, VA
 
Guns & Ammo Warehouse
10981 Nokesville Rd
Manassas, VA
 
Kay Enterprises
703361266
7553 Gary Rd
Manassas, VA
 
Security Associates
703257029
10590 Redoubt Road
Manassas, VA
 
Finn, Thomas John
703361385
9422 Westmoreland Ave
Manassas, VA
 

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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