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Remington Model 1911 R1 Rio Rancho NM

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Fullautos.Com
(505) 891-1614
2612 Southern Blvd.
Rio Rancho, NM
 
Southwest Sidearms
(505) 898-5620
351 Arabian Lane
Corrales, NM
 
Losranchos Gun Shop
(505) 345-4276
6542 4th St. NW
Albuquerque, NM
 
Mountainstates Sports Inc.
(505) 243-5515
1102 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM
 
Charlie''S Sporting Goods
(505) 275-3006
8908 Menaul NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Augustarms/Fullautos.Com
(505) 891-1614
2612 Southern Blvd.
Rio Rancho, NM
 
C & Rgun Shop
(505) 345-1773
444 Niagara NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Tom''Sshootin Shop
(505) 797-0130
7700 William Moyers Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Absolutesporting Goods
(505) 872-4570
4400 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Ronpeterson Guns, Inc.
(505) 255-8695
4418 Central South East
Albuquerque, NM
 

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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