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Remington Model 1911 R1 South Burlington VT

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Bj''S Hunting & Shooting Supply Inc.
(802) 862-5500
541Industrial Avenue
Williston, VT
 
Powderhorn Outdoor Sport Center
(802) 878-2865
5755 Willi
Williston, VT
 
Pidgeons Gun Shop
802453210
Us Route 7 3088 Ethan Allen Hwy
New Haven, VT
 
Roya'S Reloading & Ammunition
802754657
665 Butler Rd
Barton, VT
 
Great Outdoors Of Vermont
(802) 775-9989
219 Woodstock
Rutland, VT
 
Thepowderhorn Outdoor Sports Center
(802) 878-2865
5755 Williston Road
Williston, VT
 
Midstatesports Inc.
(802) 877-3776
2470 Route 7 F
Ferrisburg, VT
 
Big D''Sguns
(802) 476-6307
44 Waterman St.
East Barre, VT
 
Arms & Ammo
802644282
153 Fox Hill Drive
Jeffersonville, VT
 
Thegreat Outdoors Trading Company
(802) 775-9987
219 Woodstock Avenue
Rutland, VT
 

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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