I have a few new guns, but most of mine were purchased used.
And most of the guns I want I will buy used.
Because for better or worse, it is after 1964, Smith and Wesson decided to quit making the Heavy Duty, and Winchester doesn't sell self loading rifles any more.
NRA Life Member
"Had King Kong showed up in Texas, Frank Hamer would have taken him down with his Model 8 in .35 Remington...well, he was kind of big, so maybe his BAR"