Originally Posted by Wilson
+1 to everything in this thread so far.
I would love to see some major retailers, though. Not for the convenience, but for the peace of mind. For some reason a major operation involved in airsoft seems to make me feel more comfortable about the survival of our sport. Probably (most definitely) just me.
Large operations only raise flags and when that happens the government will shut it down.
Just be smart when you buy - check feedback, avoid pre-orders unless the seller has a good feedback or is known.