It's true there are plenty of used cameras out there in the hemisphere.
The point is you always are subject to a lotery when buying one.
If you would be able to buy a new one, it more €/$/£ over the counter but you get some descent warranty and the peace of mind the thing's counter isn't on 1.000.000 shots.
Thank you for pointing out the Eastern Big Market. I wasn't aware of the potentional APUG over there.
When the PC's /internet are introduced in the same velocity as they introduce new cars it won't be long before they drop the "A".
I might consider buying a brand new FM10 or even a F6 and store it for my next generation. They can explore the silver image magic within +10 yrs if they choose.