“This has happened before. Some people who turned in their guns used the money to buy better ones.”
Buy junkers at a gun show, as long as the firing pin goes *snap* you can get $100 for each one, then go buy a Bushmaster.
I think it was last year or so a couple guys in Nevada drove to Oakland for a buyback with few cases of “curio/relic” mosins or some similar clunker and cleaned the buyback out. This year you have to bring a residency identifier and there’s something like a 2 gun limit...