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Taurus PT92 Semi-Automatic Pistol

 Updated: 9/27/2016; Authored By Staff Writer; Content ¬©

Expiring patents on the Beretta 92 allowed Brazilian gunmaker Taurus to reproduce the line as its PT92 series.

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Taurus PT92 Technical Specifications

Service Year: 1984
Type: Semi-Automatic Pistol
National Origin: Brazil
Manufacturer(s): Taurus International - Brazil

Design (Internal, Dimensions and Weights)

Firing Action: Recoil-Operated; Semi-Automatic
Available Caliber(s): 9x19mm Parabellum; .40 S&W
Ammunition Count / Feed: 10-, 15-, or 17-round detachable box magazine depending on model.
Overall Length: 216 mm (8.50 inches)
Barrel Length: 127 mm (5.00 inches)
Weight (Empty): 2.12 lb (0.96 kg)
Sighting Assist: Iron Front and Rear.


Typical Range: 164 feet (50 meters; 55 yards)

Global Operators / Customers / Users

Argentina; Brazil; Dominican Republic; Indonesia; Libya; Paraguay

Model Variants (Including Prototypes)

PT92 - Base Series Designation