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Remington Model 1911 R1 Milwaukee WI

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Badgerguns & Ammo
(414) 383-0885
2339 South 43rd Street West
Milwaukee, WI
 
The Shooters Shop
(414) 327-7044
2465 S
Milwaukee, WI
 
Fletcherarms1
(414) 549-4488
1441 A East Main Street
Waukesha, WI
 
Schuldt, Charles E
262246980
N64 W24801 Main St #102
Sussex, WI
 
Gunsupply Of Racine
(262) 639-2697
5417 Douglas Avenue
Racine, WI
 
Shooters'' Shop
(414) 347-7044
2465 S 84th Street W
Milwaukee, WI
 
Jay''Ssports
(414) 251-0550
N88 W15263 Main St.
Menomonee Falls, WI
 
Somarenterprises
(262) 679-1460
W191 S 7691 Racine Ave
Muskego, WI
 
Specialty Arms Corporation
W212 N11286 Meeker Hill Lane,Suite 102
Germantown, WI
 
Theshooters Sports Center Inc.
(262) 681-1040
4900 6 Mile Road
Racine, WI
 

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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