US demands removal of 3D printed gun blueprints

Files have been downloaded 100,000 times in two days


The US State Department has banned the company Defense Distributed, which just few days ago successfully fired the world's first gun made with a 3D printer, for distributing blueprints for the gun, although more than 100.000 blueprints have already been downloaded around the world.

After Cody Wilson's organisation decided to share online the blueprints to make the plastic gun, the US government considered that the best option would be blocking the site.

Wilson received a let...


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