Carbine backorders

Discussion in 'Vintage Topic Archive (Sept - 2009)' started by reluctanthawk, Mar 15, 2008.

  1. reluctanthawk

    reluctanthawk Member

    The shop that I bought my .40 from told me he has had the carbines on backorder for over six months. Do any of you folks have the same issue in your area's? :?:
  2. The Dunhams in my area just got a new shipment of 995's and 4095's this last week. They've always had at least one or two of each in stock for some time. I hope it stays that way, because as soon as they run another sale, my buddy and I are both jumping on a 995 :D

  3. Lashlarue

    Lashlarue Guest

    Took me three months last year to find mine. They seem to stay in short supply around Houston.
  4. I always just hit the gunshows. always the same hipoint dealer there.i bought both my hi points from him, had what i wanted!
  5. Chef Dennis

    Chef Dennis Guest

    The range i shoot at, had 2 on the wall yesterday. And Gunshows always have them.
  6. Silicon Wolverine

    Silicon Wolverine Well-Known Member

    Gunshows aroudn here usualy have a few (overpriced). There is a shop in aberdeen SD that stocks all the models HP makes, all the time. Never been in there when he didnt have them all.

  7. The 995 carbine isn't hard to get around here. A used one runs about $150.00 to $175.00 OTD. A new one is between $200.00 to $220.00 OTD.
  8. Ric_in_OR

    Ric_in_OR Guest

    I ordered a 40, after a week was told by my dealer he could not get one. period. I had him try for a 9, took a few days. I had to pay suggested retail.

    The other dealer in my area could not get either.

    Clearly there are different distributors with whom each dealer is working.

    good luck.
  9. Ari

    Ari Guest

    Order online and have it shipped to a FFL in your area
  10. Thorn 242

    Thorn 242 Well-Known Member

    where in OR are you Ric?....the Big-R here in Redmond always has them....the other place that had them kinda went outa buisiness
  11. GlockMan

    GlockMan Member

    The local Harrisburg show in PA had a bunch, a bit pricey but not too bad.
  12. Ric_in_OR

    Ric_in_OR Guest

    I'm on the wet side of the state, not the dry side :)

    I haven't been to a Big R since college! OIT K-Falls.
  13. Thorn 242

    Thorn 242 Well-Known Member

    feel sorry for ya Ric....jk....the valley's not too least you got turkey to hunt over there....all we got is quail,mulies,wapiti,and the ever popular on ocasion, a sage rat or two
  14. billc

    billc Member

    Corvallis, OR

    As of last week there was a used 995 with ATI stock at ABG buyers in Corvallis. I didn't see the cost.
    2 friends and I ordered 3 995's and I also got a c9 from these guys. All 4 guns arrived in about a week. My total cost with shipping and background for both was $303.00! They charge cost +10% when ordering new guns.
  15. reluctanthawk

    reluctanthawk Member

    Sorry uncledarrel but I don't even have a C&R to be able to get a catalogue from those folks. Besides I'm more interested in the 4095.