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Posted: 2/8/2006 3:53:38 AM EST
[Last Edit: 2/8/2006 3:55:52 AM EST by TacticalStrat]
You know when you pick up a WWI Broomhandle Mauser or a WWII era 03A3 or Garand, how it makes you feel? You feel the heft of the steel, and the smell of linseed oil. You can appreciate the craftsmanship, metal and wood, and the sound of the metal parts inter-acting. I get none of this from the "plastic" guns. I find it humorous that in 100+ years, there will be collectors that will cherish and revere the "original plastic design and plastic quality", and the smell of ArmorAll with their collection.
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:55:20 AM EST
all the glocks have ka-boomed by then..
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:55:38 AM EST
[Last Edit: 2/8/2006 3:55:50 AM EST by Triumph955i]
100 years?

They might be collectable because you won't be able to buy new firearms by then.
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:55:48 AM EST
People will collect and pay enormous money for ANYTHING! Look at Ebay!
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:55:49 AM EST
They may be to a certain extent because of historical interest. TThey probably will not be as rare in good condition as older guns because corrosion is less of an issue.
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:56:32 AM EST
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:57:25 AM EST
No becuase they will all have melted by then.
Link Posted: 2/8/2006 3:58:42 AM EST
Some of the rarer models will be. A first generation GLOCK 19 already fetches a premium price from collectors.
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