View Full Version : help with 1892

February 17, 2009, 11:15 PM
hi guys i am getting closer to getting all the guns i want for CAS. I and looking at the 1892 rifles or carbines because i have an original that is a wall hanger so i would like one i can shoot. I want 45 LC (same cal. as my pistols) and wanted some feedback on brands that are good. I don't really like the look of the marlins before that one is put in... it just doesn't seem to be much of a replica from the ones Ive seen. I spoke to a gun shop about Puma, the brand they carry and although they said it is a good gun they also pointed out that they have 2 they are sending back because the cartrige camber is actually popping out and scutting past the end of the barrel. maybe just bad luck??? budget not large so around 4 to 5 hundred is where i wanted to stay


February 18, 2009, 09:05 AM
Puma is the name Legacy Sports uses for the Rossi's they import. I have a Rossi 92 in 44-40 and I wouldn't take anything for it. The action was a little rough out of the box but slicked up nice.

February 22, 2009, 11:21 PM
carbine or rifle??:confused:

February 23, 2009, 05:32 AM
I've got the carbine. Either one would work well for CAS but since the rifle is always staged it won't be quicker by much.