Originally Posted by kalnaren
A lot of new players are cautios about spending ~$500 on a first airsoft gun incase they don't like it. What they don't realise is that if you spend $500 on say a TM or CA gun, and say another $50 a couple of magazines, and don't like it, you could probably sell the almost new gun and both mags for $500-$525, taking a very little hit. With cheaper guns you're likely to lose a lot more than the cost of a magazine or two.
my first AEG was used and cost $200. Since then I've dumped another $450ish upgrading it. My second AEG was also used but cost $500 plus another $400ish in upgrades, plus mags.