Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
Model 92 - Original production mark; base series designation
Model 92S - Improved safety functionality
Model 92SB (92S-1) - U.S. military trials version; dual safety catch feature; automatic firing pin lock; half-cock notch on hammer; grooved butt; increased operating weight.
Model 92SB-C - Compact version of Model 92SB
Model 92F - Revised triggerguard; extended magazine base; new grip plates added; lanyard ring; chrome-lined barrel assembly; Bruniton anti-corrosion finish.
Model 92FS - Based on Model 92SB with reshaped triggerguard, extended magazine base, lanyard ring added, and new grip plates; chrome-plated barrel assembly; Bruniton anti-corrosion exterior finish.
Model 92FS Compact - Compact form of the Model 92FS with features of the Model 92SB-C.
Model 92FC Compact, Type M - Based on Model 92FS Compact though with thinner grip section and eight-round magazine capacity.
Model 92G - French "Gendarmerie" variant; sans combo safety-catch/de-cocking lever; no manual safety.
Model 92D - Self-cocking; sans manual safety
Model 92DS - Self-cocking/Double-Action Only (DOA); based on Model 92F.
Model 92FC (Model 92F Compact) - Compact form of the Model 92F; 13-round magazine capacity.
Model 92FCM - More compact form of Model 92F; thinner grip area; single-column magazine with 8-round capacity.
Model 92A1 - Based on the Model 92FS with underslung accessories rail added.
Model 93R - Modernized Model 951R automatic machine pistol with attributes of the Model 92 pistol added; front grip; three-burst function.
Model 96A1 - Chambered for .40 S&W cartridge
Model 98 - Chambered for Israeli 9x21mm IMI cartridge
Model 99 - Chambered for 7.65mm Luger cartridge
Centurion (Series) - Compact forms with shorter slides and barrels utilizing basic-sized frame.
Inox (Series) - Stainless steel finishes
Brigadier - Heavier slide for improved accuracy in repeat fire actions; optional sights.
Elite (series) - Variations on the Brigadier model line
M9 - U.S. military designation of the Model 92F; succeeding the Colt M1911A1 as standard issue
Steel I - Special market nickel-plated carbon-steel form; Single-Action Only (SAO).