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Remington Model 1911 R1 Oshkosh WI

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Precision Gun Works
(920) 233-2274
4717 St. Rd. 44
Oshkosh, WI
 
45 Gun & Marine
920233454
3153 Jackson St
Oshkosh, WI
 
Hergertsport Center
(920) 231-8520
1232 N. Sawyer Street
Oshkosh, WI
 
Jons Sport Shop
920233553
2968 Jackson St
Oshkosh, WI
 
Rons Gun Shop
920688298
6441 Hwy 45 South
Oshkosh, WI
 
Precision Gun Works
920233227
4717 State Rd 44
Oshkosh, WI
 
Mach 2 Tactical Llc
920303112
1638 Jackson St
Oshkosh, WI
 
Bernies Guns
920231016
1304 Tammy Rd
Oshkosh, WI
 
Gehrkes Marine
920235333
1102-1104 N Main St
Oshkosh, WI
 
Mills Fleet Farm Oshkosh
920231573
177 N Washburn Rd
Oshkosh, 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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