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5 W Hargett St #401
Raleigh, NC
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
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8021 Brier Creek Parkway 100
Raleigh, NC
 
S & D Firearms
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3801B Auburn Knightdale Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Plaza West Jewelry & Loan Inc
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133 Jones Franklin Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Max Greene Customs
919846633
1437 Kinsdale Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Eagle 1 Law Enforcement Supply Inc
4410 Craftman Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
American Gold Exchange & Pawn
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3404 Poole Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Friendship Jewelry & Loan
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3110-110 Newbern Ave
Raleigh, NC
 
South Raleigh Jewelry & Loan
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3231 Avent Ferray Rd # 103
Raleigh, NC
 
Carolina Outdoor Sportsman Inc
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9650 Strickland Rd #149
Raleigh, NC
 

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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