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Remington Model 1911 R1 Rome GA

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Gun Repair Service
(706) 232-6161
1203 Calhoun Avenue Northeast
Rome, GA
 
Buck`s Pawn & Gun Shop
(706) 232-4007
3100 Maple Road Southeast
Lindale, GA
 
Roy`s Gun Service
(770) 773-3548
77 King Road Northwest
Adairsville, GA
 
Easons Convenience Store
912367965
10440 Ten Mile Rd
Baxley, GA
 
Roswell Gun Specialty
(770) 751-1511
11240 Alpharetta Hwy
Roswell, GA
 
Toms Gun Shop
(706) 235-7927
6 Westdale Avenue Southwest
Rome, GA
 
Frank`s Gun & Pawn Shop
(706) 232-8936
879 Old Cedartown Road Southeast
Lindale, GA
 
Guns & Gold Pawnbrokers Inc
(770) 928-4005
6468 Highway 92 Suite 240
Acworth, GA
 
Stevens Gun Shop
(478) 962-3316
Highway 80
Danville, GA
 
Westside One Stop
478237010
1180 Hwy 80 W
Swainsboro, GA
 

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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