Rossi M92 out of stock - Shooting Sports Forum

Lever Action Talk Lever Action firearms of all makes

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-29-2012, 21:22   #1
Registered Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 2
Rossi M92 out of stock

Does anyone know for sure if the Rossi M92 is still in production? Been trying to buy one but everyone is out of stock. Even Wallys been back ordered since Apr. 2011. Called Rossi but got put on hold so left a message but they won"t return my call. Have tried several gun dealers and all out of stock. The Rossi web site has them listed for 2012. Any opinions on the M92 .357 oct. stainless 24" would be appreciated. Thanks
billybob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-01-2012, 18:50   #2
Full Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 19
I bought a blued 357 this summer at cabelas. When I called them to see if they had any they said they one left on sale 400.00 because they were being discontinued. I thought that they meant that just cabelas was not going to carry them anymore, maybe I was wrong.

hoghunt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 22:26   #3
Full Member
Water-Man's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: N. Georgia
Posts: 62
Water-Man is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2012, 13:15   #4
Registered Member
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3
Well, billy, you're pretty much out of luck. I have searched all of my normal distributor sites and none list the M-92 in .357 Mag. and very few in .44 Mag. (.45 Long Colts are all over the place.) I have a .357 mag in a Rossi M92 with a 24" SS octagon barrel and love it. For accuracy, it out shoots the 20" SS Rd barrel .44 Mag. that I have and it is so pleasant to shoot. I have tried to find a few for some friends of mine, but the seem to be gone. I have found a few on the auctions and some are not too bad of a price.
Rossi 92 .357 Mag Lever Action Used 20" 357 : Lever Action Rifles at
Rossi 92 44 Mag 20" Barrel Wood Stocks Adj. Sight : Lever Action Rifles at
Rossi 92 .357 Mag Lever Action Used 20" 357 : Lever Action Rifles at

Most of these are used - some fairly hard - and none are the configuration that you most desire. The MSRP is $559.00, new, for the ones similar to those auctions that I listed above but that MSRP is way high from what you could expect if some were only available. (The MSRP for the 24" SS Octagon model is about $580 or more, but the Rossi website doesn't show that specific model). I bought mine in early Jan and after I got them I checked to buy a couple more and they were completely gone. Frustrating!

I'm brand new to the forum and hope to gain some valuable info on these fun guns.
navymrchief is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2012, 08:30   #5
Full Member
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Mountain West
Posts: 652
I just got a new Rossi M92 stainless in .45 colt with 24" octagon the other day. Had to drive 35 miles to pick it up and I think it was the only one in the state (Maybe several states).

The shop had it on their ad for a couple of weeks and I stumbled onto it by accident. Most local used rifles anywhere near this type are way over priced IMO. I talked to a shop owner about used .45 LC levers and he said he can never find them. Nobody wants to sell them.
hoplophile is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2012, 14:16   #6
Registered Member
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3
I am finding a few of the Rossi M92s coming into stock. I found a source for .44 Mag Blued 24" octagon Barrel, 20" blued round barrel, a few 16" blued round barrel and even a few .357 mag. in 16" and 20" round barrels. How long the will last - who knows?
navymrchief is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2012, 21:35   #7
karlsgunbunker's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 40
Rossi M92's in .357 have been Difficult to find for a couple of years.

I can usually find .44mag and .45Colt but not .357.

I'm a FFL and it took me 2 years to find a second one.
KGB - 01FFL - "You don't ban electric guitars just because someone may have a lapse in logic, goodwill and decency and spontaneously break out into country and Western music". Ted Nugent
karlsgunbunker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2012, 14:04   #8
Registered Member
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 2
3 months ago I was looking for one in 357 and my dealer couldn't find any, but got a call about a carbine one dealer found after looking in the warehouse. I snatched it right up.

I pour and load my own. Its a handloaders dream, along with common revolver compatibility.
phatforrest is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2012, 14:34   #9
SASS# 93484
Ben Bitten's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 4
I know this thread is a bit old, but for those who may be considering a Rossi M92 and stumble across this I thought I'd offer some insight.

Rossi 92s are making an appearance on gun store walls. I'd been looking for their Stainless Steel carbine in .357 for about a year and found nothing. Even on Gunbroker I was seeing only models chambered in .45. I finally called Rossi back in August to see if they were still in production. I was notified that they had just made several shipments to various distributors and the rifles should be appearing in stores within the month. Sure enough within a week of that conversation Stainless Steel carbines in .357 were appearing in stores (both online and physical locations). Bud's Gun Shop had them; they were coming up on Gunbroker; and the gun shop in town even got several in (both blued and SS).

I purchased mine brand-spankin' new through Gunbroker (it was cheaper than the local gun shop)... even with shipping.

So, they are out there.
Ben Bitten is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-06-2012, 17:02   #10
Full Member
larryp's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Big Arm Montana
Posts: 175
Stopped at a local gun store on my way home yesterday and they had 3 Rossi's. A stainless .44, a blue .45 Colt and a blue .44. All 20" carbines. I put the blue .44 on 90 day lay a way. They were all $450.00.
larryp is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:07.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
All information is copyright by unless already under copyright.