3D printed handgun available for download after successful test-firings

May 6, 2013 in News

Ars Technica | The embedded video above shows the first test-firing of Defense Distributed’s “Liberator” handgun, an almost fully 3D-printed firearm. The only components not made of ABS plastic are a nail serving as the firing pin, and a six-ounce slug so that the weapon can be picked up by magnetometers.

Cody Wilson: 3D Gun Printing Possible ‘By the End of April’

April 2, 2013 in News

Guns.com | Firearms 3D printer Cody Wilson of Defense Distributed and the Wiki Weapon project has been making wave after wave with every one of his statements, updates, videos and blog posts. He’s been making the circles…

Click. Print. Gun.

April 1, 2013 in News

Vice | Cody R Wilson has figured out how to print a semi-automatic rifle from the comfort of his own home. Now he’s putting all the information online so that others will join him. This is a story about the rapid evolution of a technology…