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Wal-Mart Supercenter #719
859624433
820 Eastern Bypass
Richmond, KY
 
Red House Gun Shop
859624282
109 Oliver Dr
Richmond, KY
 
Little Bp Food Mart
859624140
1900 Berea Rd
Richmond, KY
 
Wild Codys Gun & Pawn
859623950
120 South Keeneland Drive Ste 1
Richmond, KY
 
Honda Of Richmond
859623590
600 Big Hill Ave
Richmond, KY
 
Kapguns
859623222
1434 Fairlane Dr
Richmond, KY
 
Guns Inc
610 Big Hill Avenue #9
Richmond, KY
 
Roman, Julius J Jr
859625042
568 Newby Rd
Richmond, KY
 
Richmond Pawn & Jewelry
(859) 623-0960
707 Big Hill Ave
Richmond, KY
 
Blue Grass Armory
859625087
145 Orchard Street
Richmond, 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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