guns are becoming more expensive!
Actually, the 'new-vs-old' thing has nothing to do with the escalation of prices.
Simple supply-and-demand explains both new and
New guns?...Higher manufacturing costs, including materials, utilities, wages, taxes, insurance, government regulations, etc.
It's surprising the new ones don't cost more than they do!
Old guns?...Fewer every year, especially in 'collector grade' condition, plus that old devil that says, "You gotta have what's hard to get."
Works just like the old car hobby.
Whenever something good
goes out of production, somebody wants