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.
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"Boy Scout Problem #18: Living with the fear that one day someone will find out you can't tie anything more complicated than a square knot."