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Remington Model 1911 R1 Paducah KY

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Paducah Shooters Supply
(270) 442-3242
3919 Cairo Road
Paducah, KY
 
Freddie`s Guns & Taxidermy
(618) 524-1107
3622 Doug Sumner Lane
Metropolis, IL
 
Cook, Floyd Van
859236357
3611 Gentry Ln
Danville, KY
 
Guns & Accuracy
606724259
3642 Mount Pleasant Rd
Mount Olivet, KY
 
Jr'S Firearms
502695191
123 Oakmont Ln
Frankfort, KY
 
Dunn''Ssporting Goods
(270) 443-2144
3445 Park Ave.
Paducah, KY
 
Cecil & Jo'S Sports & Pawn
859792235
2750 Stanford Rd
Lancaster, KY
 
Cook'S Collectibles
859236003
1129 Lebanon Rd
Danville, KY
 
Griffith'S Gunshop
859548816
514 Onstott Rd
Lancaster, KY
 
Heritage Valley Primitives
859234676
1851 Blackburn Road
Cynthiana, 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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