New buy

Discussion in 'Semi-Auto Handguns' started by curly45, May 24, 2012.

  1. curly45

    curly45 New Member

    Just bought a Taurus PT99AF. I'm not familiar with them any info would be appreciated. It has made in Brazil on one side and a lanyard loop , the mag. release is at the rear of the trigger. Don't have the ability to send pictures. The serial # is L63xxx .THANKS

    AIKIJUTSU New Member

    I've not had a PT-99, but have several Taurus guns. The closest two that I have to the PT-99 are a PT-101, which is like a .40 S&W version of the 99, and a PT-940, which is more of a compact .40. I am happy with both. They shoot pretty straight, are not finnicky about ammo, and are sturdy. The only thing that I'd change about the PT-101 is the open-top slide. It has a tendency to collect dust, and needs cleaning more often than other semiautos.