PT92AF vs PT92BL
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By jwc007

Thread: PT92AF vs PT92BL

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Member #
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Laurel, MS
    8 times

    PT92AF vs PT92BL

    This question may have been answered somewhere else, but I am either to dumb (or too lazy) to find it. Can someone please explain to me the difference between a PT92AF and a PT92BL. Several months ago, I bought a PT92AF at Academy Sports for $406.00, OTD. I really liked the gun, except the magazines, and planned to keep it forever. Not long ago, an acquaintance offered more than I paid, so I sold it to him (cash strapped at the time). Now I'm back in the market, and all I'm finding are the "BL" suffix pistols (about $100 higher). What's the difference?

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Member #
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    3459 times
    The PT92AF has an anodized aluminum frame while the PT92B has a blued steel frame. They are basically the same thing only different materials to make them. Of course the weight will be more on the steel frame PT92B. My PT92AFS has the aluminum frame and stainless slide pictured here.
    Attached Images Attached Images  

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Member #
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Bixby, Oklahoma
    10373 times
    Quote Originally Posted by HD-Mike View Post
    PT92B has a blued steel frame.
    I have never heard of a steel frame PT-92.
    A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself. Josh Billings
    One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. Bob Marley
    To conquer a nation, first disarm it's citizens. Adolf Hitler
    I like my whisky old and my women young. Errol Flynn

  4. Remove Advertisements

  5. #4

    Member #
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Rockford, Illinois
    23498 times
    Quote Originally Posted by Elwood717 View Post
    I have never heard of a steel frame PT-92.
    Neither have I ! Could the "BL" stands for "Blued Finish" ? The real difference is probably production time and the BL models are just higher priced newer models of the same thing.

    Also, for "Stainless Steel", they would have an "SS". Now even the Stainless Steel Models have ALWAYS had an Aluminum (Aluminium) Frame, which is Clear Coat Anodized.
    Fishinkeylargo likes this.
    "Easy is the path to wisdom for those not blinded by ego." - Yoda

    For all of those killed by a 9mm: "Get up! You are not dead! You were shot with a useless cartridge!"



Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. PT92AF Mag Release
    By stevenorlando in forum Smithing
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-16-2012, 12:06 AM
  2. My new, old PT92AF
    By Firedawg in forum PT92 & Other Taurus Pistols
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 10-20-2011, 04:20 AM
  3. PT92AF
    By bklynshu in forum PT92 & Other Taurus Pistols
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 03-19-2011, 12:12 AM
  4. sights for pt92af
    By scwilli in forum PT92 & Other Taurus Pistols
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-25-2008, 10:58 PM
  5. So i got a PT92AF yesterday...
    By Bluedragon in forum PT92 & Other Taurus Pistols
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-14-2008, 10:53 AM

Search tags for this page

pt92af vs pt92b

pt92b vs pt92af

what is the difference between taurus pt92ss and pt92b
Click on a term to search for related topics.

Tags for this Thread