Just like cars.
Great paint jobs, lotsa chrome, numbers matching cars
the patina paint, rust, and "who knows where the part came" accessorized.
Each has its own beauty.
I would rather have a firearm that is accurate and reliable for its intended usage than "eye-candy" that sits in the safe.
"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."
Life Member NRA
Life Member NAHC
Former President of the ECPT (Eifel Combat Pistol Team)