Defense Distributed’s DEFCAD site, the repository for firearm-related 3D printable models, has aroused the interest of various government bodies.
Representative Steve Israel wants the Undetectable Firearms Act renewed to keep plastic weapons banned after part of an AR-15 was printed and tested.
Defense Distributed recently set out to test HaveBlue’s 3D-printed reinforced AR-15 lower receiver, available for download over at Thingiverse.
In last weeks CSI’s episode called Strip Maui, the killer uses a disposable, plastic 3D printed gun to make it easier to get away with murder. Right, like he can beat the CSI team.
3D printer company Stratasys has seized Cody Wilson’s leased uPrint SE 3D printer when they discovered he intends to use it to further his 3D printable gun project.