Wheres that wave of cheap second hand rifles? you guys said all these new gun buyers where gonna regret there panic buy and sell there shit off.
The panic is growing, not receding
>>48419215Know when to buy what. Now is the time to be looking for higher end sporting arms like sporter Mausers and sidelock shotguns.
>>48419215It seems all these weapons are doomed to sit neglected rusting away in closets and glove boxes till the great happening of our time.
>>48419215Yea that was assuming elections mattered. Now in the new world, I don't think anyone will be selling guns like they used too.
>>48419215Panic isnt over yet dumbfuck. The wave will come when the market recovers
>>48419215Look at Armslist for major Democratic cities and see all of the NIB weapons. They're there but those retards are still asking for retail prices. They'll come down.
>>48419215When people stop posting about Le Ebic.Boogerlouge. they'll start selling their guns and stop buying ammo.
>>48419215/k/ is hopelessly addicted to hopium and copium. They always good things are right around the corner and any thoughts or words contrary to this are part of a dedicated and paid demoralization campaign.
>>48419749I'm sure all those people that panic bought guns are going to become long term shooting enthusiasts.
>>4841978490% of the guns sold were to people who were already interested and owned guns.
>>48419233Dubs of truth. When the panic stops the market will flood like it always does. Hilarity ensues.Will there be $100 mosins and sks for $250? No. Will there be XDs, airweight 38s, and Taurus everywhere for half price? You betcha.
>>48419801I bought most of them. Overpaid and never selling.
These were the same people who said ammo prices would be tapering off by now
>>48419215>thinking it's a production issue when ammo companies are cranking out hundreds of millions of rounds of ammo for gov and LECOVID-1984 regulations are hampering production and material sourcing, and the ammo is being stored in warehouses for the US government and Israel. The panic won't stop until the literal end of days, sorry to tell you.
>>48421653Bingo, I'm also buying and shooting 4x-retail ammo. Fuck it. Shooting's always been expensive
>>48419215They were all sold to gunstores, because only libral panic buyers would sell their shit after seeing that s didn't htf because "the good guy" won. Libral panic buyers won't sell on gunbroker etc because das rong, they were good goys and sold them to licensed dealers, who flipped them for over MSRP to other panic buyers.
>>48421642>Will there be XDs, airweight 38s, and Taurus everywhere for half price? You betcha.Miss me on that. Can’t wait for all the AR internals I’m going to be keeping for spares when I buy operator tier rifles for PSA prices. I wonder what else will bottom out too. I don’t care about pistols, or shotguns... maybe there will be surplus ammo too. It would be amazing to see if they were buying up the ammo too, 5.56 going for 2 cents a round... maybe.
Buy a CZ custom or a Garand. Won't be able to find ammo unless willing to pay the market cost but it's the current situation
>>48423357See what I mean about terminal hopium addiction?
>>48423357>operator tier rifles for PSA pricesPrices aren’t coming down for a loooong time my dude, don’t lie to yourself
Yeah, If Trump won
>>48419801That is quantifiably not even close to being true, data points that 40% of the gun sales by the fall of 2020 were initiated by first-timers.
>>48423632Yeah, that "data" is made up bullshit.
>>48423675It's all from a NSSF 'study' that is designed to obfuscate decades of poor industry manufacturing practices.
>>48423675his wanting it to be. doomers get the rope, never forget that.
>>48423684Lay off the hopium pipe John.
>>48423683What evidence do you have of that? Why would the NSSF lie about new buyer percentages? Between an industry-produced study and some fag on a 4chan board, I know which one is more likely to have actual numbers behind it, but feel free to prove me wrong.
>>48423357This man is completely delusional
>>48423671>global pandemic>social unrest>general feel of unease>guns readily available>this somehow does not translate to a big surge of new buyersFuck out of here shill
>>48419801You’re fucking retarded. Laquisha buying a Taurus and has no interest in guns.
>>48423724>Why would the NSSF lie about new buyer percentages?Because it covers for said bad practices to help secure both lobbying dollars (Look guys, these new gun owners new representation too! Give us money!) and industry investment (Look banks, see how many new customers we have? Give us money!). In truth, the reason for bad supply and constant shortages isn't increased demand (though that is present) it's bad management from a industry that caters almost exclusively to GOVERNMENT contracts. From terrible contracts with 3rd party suppliers (See HMG and Hudson) to larger firms being unable to make anything unless the federal government orders it (Colt, Remington, S&W prior to 2004) the entire American firearms industry is centered around large cushy government contracts. Which means they don't have to invest in trying to satisfy the private commercial market, and so when those government contracts expire or don't occur at all, the companies fold like Superman on laundry day.
>>48419215anon, i just built an ar with aero parts and a criterion barrel for 700 bucks. parts are still readily available for reasonable prices unless they are gucci tier.
>>48423753It doesn't, sorry. I know you want to think everyone is just a 2A advocate waiting to bloom, but they aren't.
>>48423787>no evidence, just half-baked conceptions of the entire gun industry revolving around manufacturing with retail not even entering the mixI expected nothing yet I am still disappointed.
>>48423787Explain the evidence you have to back these claims. What was the flaw in the NSSF study? Bad methodology? Bad source data leading to incorrect conclusions? I'm interested because I don't know what they did wrong. Thank you.
>>48423787>the entire American firearms industry is centered around large cushy government contracts.are you unironically retarded? the American firearm industry centers around vendor outlets, not literallywho nobodies like HMG or washed up hasbeens like Remington
>>48423800>Bad methodology?Mostly that, since they never released source data and even if they did I'm not gonna comb through it because I do that enough at work anyways.But the NSSF study, which is the only one of its kind and the source of all these "12 gorillian new gun owners" claims, relies on self reporting and assumptions from select FFLs.
>>48419215Give a year or two after things are normal again. It might never be normal again........
>>48423809>the American firearm industry centers around vendor outletsThe commercials sales and distribution arm, sure. But the PRODUCTION side is centered around government contracts.
>>48423787Reading this was like watching a particularly smart chimp with a grasp on basic addition and subtraction trying to solve a geometry problem.
>>48423832>But the PRODUCTION side is centered around government contracts.It isn't, more guns are made and procured for civilians than the government...are you being this stupid on purpose?
>>48423817>nd even if they did I'm not gonna comb through it because I do that enough at work anyways.i refuse to believe you do anything at your work beyond ring up junk food and toiletries, because who the flying fuck would hire someone to analyze statistics and data that's too stupid to differentiate manufacturing from retail?
>>48423842And? That's the entire point. More civilians buy guns/ammo than the government but the INDUSTRY, as in the upper level management and financiers, do not care about it. >But that's so stupidYES, THAT'S THE FUCKING POINT. The American firearms industry is horribly mismanaged and has been for decades because it ignores its base customers as a base.
>>48423852Because manufacturing is how you get shit to retail you mouth breathing ape. If you cannot manufacture a product well, you cannot sell it.
>>48423861>still no hard data or evidence, just vague claims that do not line up with reality beyond some notable examples of mismanagement like Colt and Remington and HMG, which are by no means representative of the entire industryI'm just going to assume you're being dense on purpose or are genuinely mentally ill. This is getting depressing.
>>48423861You're just wrong. Most US firearms manufacturers don't do any contracting with the govt. Colt and Sig are basically it.
>>48423787>Study false>why?>Industry lies>why and how do you know?>COLT AND REMINGTON BADChrist dude this is funny lmao
>>48423874yeah retard, and the vast majority of american gun manufacturing is CIVILIAN oriented. just because you're such a fucking mouthbreather you think government production is the real breadwinner doesn't mean the heads of the gun industry do too. fuck me you are an idiot.
>>48423724>Why would the NSSF lie about new buyer percentages?The NSSF are terrorists. They want people deadeded.
>>48419801Even if that was accurate, 10% of some stores' entire stock is still going to translate into a huge amount of secondhand sales.
>>48423888SIG isn't American, Sig USA is just the American arm of SIG in general. And Colt is now owned by CZ. The only 'big' American gun companies left are Ruger and S&W, the latter of whom still makes a lot of sales to police departments and federal agencies. But those companies are also different in that they are PUBLICALLY TRADED. That changes the nature of their business models. And that's just the firearms side. Ammunition is all owned by Northrop Grumman (they own Vista outdoors).>>48423886I listed several others.
>>48423932Sig manufactures in Exeter, NH. We're talkimg about manufacturers in the US.
>>48423932>>48423861>>48423817>>48423787It's like reading the ravings of someone who is both a paranoid schizophrenic AND a downey.
>>48423932>SIG isn't American, Sig USA is just the American arm of SIG in general. What is SIG Exeter for $300, Alex.
Imagine being such a stupid asshole, seeing those ammo prices and then asking the dumbest question "WHERE DEM CHEAP GUNZ AT"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TELAhwTu_F8
>>48423966>What is SIG Exeter for $300, Alex.I don't think you understand how business works.
>>48423984Just stop. It's plain you have no idea what you're talking about and your spacing is horrific.
>>48424000It's plain you have no idea what you're talking about and your spacing is horrific.For fuck's sake, even a retard that took a business class at a community college in sisterfuck alabama would understand how business works better than you.I work for an international manufacturer, so I have to deal with different business structures on a daily basis. I also have two LLCs of my own, so get a fucking clue.Your autism is showing, if my spacing makes you sperg out.
>>48423984I don't think you do either, you just bounce from one nonsensical copout to the next as soon as one of the many holes in your argument are pointed out. No more replies.
>>48424054Easy there, smoothbrain. Go take your meds, and read a fucking book, or ask an adult how business works.
>>48424052My dad works at Nintendo too.
last month I bought a Daniel Defense DDM4 V7 for $1,000 because the guy who bought it was a COVID panicker and he lives in a state that frowns up firearms.
>>48423932>SIG isn't American, Sig USA is just the American arm of SIG in general. And Colt is now owned by CZ. The only 'big' American gun companies left are Ruger and S&W, the latter of whom still makes a lot of sales to police departments and federal agencies. But those companies are also different in that they are PUBLICALLY TRADED. That changes the nature of their business models. And that's just the firearms side. Ammunition is all owned by Northrop Grumman (they own Vista outdoors).in what fucking way does this address the point that American gun manufacturers primarily target civilian sales?
>>48424204nah bro police departments bought 40 million guns last year
>>48424232And the people also saying there's a lot more new customers are interviewed gun store owners, who the NSSF is going to have little to no sway over.
>>48423787 Didn't know the NSSF also has county sheriffs' new CCW applications records jn their back pocket 120% increase in the number of CCW holders. Same case for counties all over the US.https://twitter.com/2Aupdates/status/1364244303497867272?s=19
>>48423671>Evidence>Dude trust me.Fact is I've talked to gun store owners and their observations support the supposition that an incredible number of new buyers entered the market. If you don't think that's true, go ask your local gunstores, you aren't a yuro or something that doesn't have local gunstores, are you?
>>48423955anime avatar posters glow
>>48423932>>48423984>>48424052>>48424090> doubling down on being wildly wrongyou disputed that sig wasn't a "US firearms manufacturer" when they are. you're an idiot and it's painfully embarrassing especially when you posted you have two LLC's. get a fucking clue!
>>48423932Blackrock owns majority shares for Vista Outdoors. They also own majority shares in Boeing and a large percentage of Lockheed Martin. Blackrock is a Rothschild investment firm.
>>48423798>>48423809>>48423834>>48423842>>48423897>>48423886>>48423955Paid shitbreathers, please go.
>>48424977>visit anime website>see anime image>determine that it must be a federal agent conspiracyElection tourists, everyone.>>48425262Take your meds or fuck off to >>>/pol/This is a weapons board, not a "believe every pizzagate/Q-like claim with no evidence to back it up" board.
>>48423789>builtyou are a /k/ommando, the average retard doesn't know how to build an AR nor do they care to learn
>>48419215Not really yet. There's still a lot of panic going on and a sense of impending>if I don't buy it now then maybe it'll be b& forever>Biden might ban everything so why sell it now for some extra beer moneyI don't foresee any heavy drop in the price of anything unless 2022 rolls around with Biden not doing shit on gun control and people slowly calm down, or unless the Republicans pull off a surprise victory in the midterm elections. Given how the elections last year were straight up "fortified," I don't see this as likely.
>>48419784Shooting enthusiasts are literally a minority among gun owners. The vast majority of gun owners own one or two guns that they never touch.
>>484216792 months from inauguration is what I said. Prices will taper to Obama-Era levels.
>>48419215Unironically panic won't stop for another 8 years. Yall seem to forget about the obama era and sandy hook panic buying. Just accept this as the new normal for prices until a republican is president(which is a completely retarded concept but welcome to free markets run on buyer anxiety). Shooting sports/competitions for the average person are goona die soon.
>>484192152022 maybe 2023. big Doc said the coof won't be gone and we won't be able to return to normalcy overall until those years. so until then the prices will continue to peak.
>>48419215Probably waiting for the fences around DC come down and the National Guard units are released to return home. Once that happens, it will signal liberals that everything is safe again. Then, let the sale begin!
>>48419381Take your fucking pills you absolute mess
>>48431988Move your nose away from the screen for a second and realize that through a republican presidency gun rights were reduced (again); it will only get worse from here
>>48429338There will never be a republican president ever again due to demographic shifts.
>>48419215Where's* were* their* their*
>>48419215Will never happen.They'll sit in people's closets forever, or be sold back to gun stores for pennies on the dollar.
>>48423683Yeah, that "study" is made up bullshit.
>>48424232what the fuck
>>48424977If I apply to be a glownigger can I just submit my reaction folders in lieu of a resume?
>>48424874>you aren't a yuro or something that doesn't have local gunstores, are you?Every gun store within 100 miles shut down when bug lung happened, except a super small Cabelas that's not been restocked since... June?
It'll trickle out after the panic ends, which might be never with mail-in ballots tripling turnout from the welfare class who, while they have no true political agency of their own, are thoroughly bought by people who do not support the individual right to anything, but especially not arms.
>>48428347>Biden not doing shit on gun controlWhat happens when this is proven wrong? How can you retards just keep sticking your fingers in your ears and screaming "LA LA LA 50-50 CONGRESS LA LA LA NOTHING HAPPENS LA LA LA!"
>>48435378>>48435394>>48435409Do you ever get tired of being what you are? I bet it's exhausting.
>>48428347>>48429338>expecting american republicunts to defend gun rightsRepublicans willingly enacted more gun control after Vegas, not even questioning why we're meant to believe some old faggot in a hotel room was blasting a steady M249's firing rate with bump stock'd single-shot AR15s. American pro-gun cuckservatives stood behind this ban.Believing in the left-right dichotomy is dumb as fuck, and so is thinking either half of the uniparty is "on your side". Both would gladly shred the constitution (not like it applies to anything) in front of your face and bare minimum enact CA/NY restrictions nation-wide.
>>48419215Probably got bought by scalpers.
>>48435423And what, pray tell, am I?>Inb4 faggotI'm not the OP.
>>48435946but you post on 4chan, making you a faggot regardless
>>48435972You got me there.
>>48425051>BMW makes a lot of cars in America now, therefore BMW is an American car company.
>>48423357>Miss me on thatNig-speak gets you the rope.
>>48419784Why would that matter? If someone grabbed a PSA garbage AR then they have no reason to sell it at any point unless they move to a ban state and don't want to bother with modding it, or have a kid and are nervous about them getting it.Which are two very rare occurrences in the overall. Otherwise they just chuck it in the closet with a box of ammo and forget about it.
>>48436831Unless they look at the thing sitting in their closet and think "I can get some money for that".
>>48435621>>expecting american republicunts to defend gun rightsOh yea that a fact. But like it or not, that's the gun owner's mass view on things. And the masses is what controls the prices and demand. I keep unironically saying this but gun owners are some of the dumbest social groups in america on average.
>>48419215Lol you believed these retards? Let me laugh even harder
>>48423357You are retarded
>>48425051Retard, it makes a lot of shit in america and rand d in america. Nowhere does it say it is now an american company. Fucking moron.
>>48434004That would suck, why the fuck would you want /more/ lubrication. It would be like fucking a glass of water.
>>48436816the panic isnt over yet dingus, it may not end until this administration ends
It is not that time yet, we are still in the era of cheap Turkish shotguns
>>48439216the less friction the more frickin.
>>48423675based on deez nuts lmao
>>48439240Go thrust your hips into a glass of water for a couple hours and report back how much fun you had.
>>48439260well its not as fun if you put it that way, imagine if you could fuck for hours non stop
>>48419229Not here buckaroo. Sales have calmed down significantly since the election. Do you have a single fact to back that up?