Originally Posted by madmaty
But I also don't want to pay $200 for a gun I can get for $75 yes I am a cheap bastard :P)
You won't find any AEG at 200$.
A game worthy AEG would cost you more around 450$ ans up. And that's a used one.
You are looking at a bare minimum investment of 800$. If you don't already have usable equipment, it's more in the 1000$ range.
For comparison, I got about 5000$ invested since 2002.