Remington Introduces Model 1911 R1 Ultralight Commander

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posted on June 26, 2017
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Remington manufactured its first Model 1911 during World War I, introduced the 1911 R1 in 2012 and now is introducing a new version called the Remington Model 1911 R1 Ultralight Commander.

The new pistol's aluminum frame reduces the weight while matching performance of the standard 1911, bringing a time-tested classic, with a 20 percent weight reduction.

The Remington Model 1911 R1 Ultralight Commander also features a type III hard coat anodized lightweight aluminum frame at 7.5 oz., adjustable trigger, PVD finished slide and aggressively checkered laminate grips.

Specifications:
Model: 1911 R1 Ultralight Commander
Order #96492
Action: Semi-Automatic
Caliber: .45 Auto
Mag. Capacity: 8 + 1
BBL Length: 4.25"
Barrel Type: Stainless Steel
Rifling Twist Rate: 1-16
Overall Length: 7½"
Overall Height: 5½"
Grip Material: Laminate
Grip Design: Checkered
Sights: Fiber Optic Front Sight, Adjustable Rear Sight
Trigger Pull: 3.5–5 lbs.
Average Weight: 31 oz.
MSRP: $849

For more information visit remington.com

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