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Remington Model 1911 R1 Olympia WA

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J+S Sporting Goods
(360) 888-7932
3430 Dartmouth Dr. Ol
Lacey, WA
 
Spencerlake Firearms
(360) 426-5156
470 E. Clay Road
Shelton, WA
 
Kellys Hardware Inc
509682281
128 E Woodin Ave
Chelan, WA
 
Kittitas County Trading Company
(509) 925-1109
103 N Main Street
Ellensburg, WA
 
Trading Post Of Bellingham, Llctransfer Dealer
(360) 398-2469
5655 Guide Meridian
Bellingham, WA
 
Steve''Smunitions
(360) 426-6869
871 E Mikkelsen Rd
Shelton, WA
 
High Mountain Hunting Supply
223 N Mission
Wenatchee, WA
 
Hughes, Robert A
509663027
2514 Cordell St
Wenatchee, WA
 
Checkmate Pawn
(360) 647-2044
3016 Northwest Ave
Bellingham, WA
 
Welcher''S Gun Shop, Inc.
(253) 474-8278
6400 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, WA
 

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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