they are surplus guns.
Surplus = supply is greater than demand. The purchase price costs less than the price to make a new one.
wish new ones were that cheap!
WTB: Russian Military Makarov. .22 mag Cylinder for 50s Colt Frontier Scout, C&R Walthers
WTS: Several Neat Mosins, Russian SKS
WTS: Vintage Kenner Star Wars, PM me re details.
Located in Norcal.