gun control – 3D Printer Chat https://3dprinterchat.com 3D Printing News Directly From The Industry Tue, 05 Mar 2019 18:26:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1 104903361 3D Printed Grenade Launcher https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printed-grenade-launcher-legal-government-make/ https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printed-grenade-launcher-legal-government-make/#comments Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:06:04 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=14089 Originally this post 3D Printed Grenade Launcher appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

3D printed gernade launcher

The US Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center recently announce the production of an all metal 3D printed grenade launcher and ammo. Meanwhile in congress, Senator Bill Nelson announced that he has filed legislation with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer for a new law aimed to tighten current restrictions on 3D printed guns. 3D Printed Grenade […]

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3D Printed Guns as Illegal 3D File? https://3dprinterchat.com/illegal-3d-file/ https://3dprinterchat.com/illegal-3d-file/#comments Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:28:20 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=13701 Originally this post 3D Printed Guns as Illegal 3D File? appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

3d printed guns

3D printing is seeing the sun set on the Wild West phase of technical freedom with the recent arrest of Sicen Sun, an Australian who was arrested for 3D printed guns . Sicen Sun was arrested after he tried to sell a 3D printed prop gun for $1 million AUS through a Facebook post. He […]

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The Guardian of Techno phobia https://3dprinterchat.com/the-guardian-of-techno-phobia/ https://3dprinterchat.com/the-guardian-of-techno-phobia/#comments Thu, 24 Nov 2016 09:40:15 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=11973 Originally this post The Guardian of Techno phobia appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

The internet has recently seen a resurgence in the yellow journalism of the 1890’s. Just like the newspaper wars  between Joseph Pulitzer’s New York World and William Randolph Hearst’s New York Journal, news sites today are using scare headlines and misleading stores to attract viewers. The More Things Change… Presidential elections and false news on […]

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3D Printers or Gun Makers? https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printers-or-gun-makers/ https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printers-or-gun-makers/#respond Sun, 31 Jul 2016 06:14:20 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=10067 Originally this post 3D Printers or Gun Makers? appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

3D printed Guns Gun control is a hot button issue in the USA this election year. Flying low on the spectrum of gun control is the issue of 3D printed guns. It seems that the storm in a teacup over Cody Wilson and Defense Distributed Liberator Pistol was nothing for the public to worry about. […]

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3D Printing a Gun, Pt.2 https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printing-a-gun-pt-2/ https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printing-a-gun-pt-2/#comments Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:56:11 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=1721 Originally this post 3D Printing a Gun, Pt.2 appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

Prop gun

In a previous blog I wrote about 3D printing a working gun project. In this blog I’ll look at finishing the demo version. I’m 3D printing a PM522 Washbear revolver that can fire .22 LR amo. For this demo, I’m using the 8 shot pepperbox cylinder. Having seen the gun in action, I have wanted […]

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3D Printing a Gun Pt.1 https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printing-a-gun-pt-1/ https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printing-a-gun-pt-1/#comments Thu, 04 Feb 2016 23:04:44 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=1357 Originally this post 3D Printing a Gun Pt.1 appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

3D printed gun

Ever since I started 3D printing, I have been interested in the possibility of 3D printing a gun. As a young adult I was a firearms instructor at a Boy Scout summer camp. There I learned how keep cheap .22 rifles and Remington 870 shotguns working. 3D printed guns are a hot button topic for […]

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Censoring 3D Printed Guns https://3dprinterchat.com/censoring-3d-printed-guns/ https://3dprinterchat.com/censoring-3d-printed-guns/#comments Thu, 28 Jan 2016 23:28:43 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=692 Originally this post Censoring 3D Printed Guns appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

Censored Gun

Are the digital files for 3D printable gun an object, an idea, or military secrets? How do we as a society designate the digital files for physical objects? Should we censor digital files the same way we have censored print media in the past? Can we even censor anything in the age of the internet? […]

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3D: Fear of Terrorism or Fear of Ideas? https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printed-guns-fear-of-terrorism-or-fear-of-ideas/ https://3dprinterchat.com/3d-printed-guns-fear-of-terrorism-or-fear-of-ideas/#comments Wed, 27 Jan 2016 05:56:08 +0000 https://3dprinterchat.com/?p=527 Originally this post 3D: Fear of Terrorism or Fear of Ideas? appeared first on 3D Printer Chat.

Liberator 3D printed pistol.

      When I tell people I have a 3D printer, I get a lot of questions. Among the top 5 is “Can you 3D print a gun”?! In the US it has always been legal to make your own gun, and anyone with a drill press and some plumbing parts can make a working zip […]

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