In the United States may prohibit the 3D-printing firearms




In the United States may prohibit the 3D-printing firearms


This week, Defense Distributed opened the universal access to the file , with which you can print out the 3D-printer is a real firearm gun. The response was not long in coming. California senator is preparing to introduce a bill that prohibits firearms print the 3D-printer to avoid the deadly consequences of their use.

U.S. Senator Leland Yee opposed to 3D-printing technology weapons:

Of course, 3D-printing technology impresses with its capabilities, but we have to be sure of it no harm. I am preparing a law that will ensure public safety and to stop the production of firearms, invisible to metal detectors and does not require special examination.

Firearm gun of Defense Distributed entirely of plastic, except for the firing pin and a small steel parts that can identify the product with metal detectors. This measure is a forced and acts to bypass the law.

Source file “Liberator” (so called gun designed Defense Distributed) can download any one who has access to a 3D-printing technology. According to the business magazine Forbes, the last two days of fire pistol template download more than 100,000 people. Most of the downloads occurred in the United States of America.

According to the Children’s Defense Fund, in 2010, in the United States use of a firearm caused the death or injury of more than 18 000 children.

The NYPD has already taken steps .
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