Your 2nd paragraph is horse hockey.Supply and Demand. If there's a market starting up for Gen 1's, there'll be people who will jump on it and turn a hefty profit.
Just look at arms list or Gunbroker. People will ask a high price for anything. Because there's people that will pay it for what ever reason. 1: no back ground check. 2: no permit, 3: under age. You name it.
It doesn't surprise me tho. I don't see a lot of Gen 1's around anymore. ( not really looking either, just saying). I'm sure there's people who prefer the Gen 1's. I however like the Gen 4's. I like the finger grooves.
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