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Remington Model 1911 R1 Springfield MO

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Leven Gun Works, Inc.
(417) 833-6605
3760 W. Farm Road 92
Springfield, MO
 
Arms &Ammo
(417) 751-2457
8408 N. Hwy. V
Ash Grove, MO
 
Crosnoe Guns
(573) 334-3466
1515 Kurre
Cape Girardeau, MO
 
The Shooting Place
(417) 646-8269
7035 Se 476 Road
Collins, MO
 
B & K Quick Shoppe
573477350
13912 Rt B
Saint Thomas, MO
 
E.D.I.
(417) 889-4867
5337 S. Campbell Suite E
Springfield, MO
 
Ozark Revolvers
573775586
99 Sanders Rd
Steelville, MO
 
Valjons Southside General Store Llc
573775246
314 Pine Hwy 19 So
Steelville, MO
 
Caseys Arms & Ammo
573636032
4937 Brookview Dr
Jefferson City, MO
 
St Clair County Shooting Club
(417) 309-0153
7035 Se476Rd
Collins, MO
 

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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