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3d-printed rifle

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3D-printed rifle, dubbed 'The Grizzly,' fires its first shot

A new YouTube video shows the first 3D-printed rifle, born and bred in Canada, taking its first round and then cracking along the barrel and receiver.

By July 25, 2013

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YouTube yanks video of 3D-printed rifle magazine

A popular clip from the group known as Defense Distributed is taken down, only to reappear later in the day.

By February 8, 2013

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High-tech rifles let novices hit moving targets at long ranges

Self-printed guns aren't the only firearms altering the weapons landscape. Also out there: Precision rifles with high-tech scopes and auto-firing triggers, and iPhone adapters and apps that offer custom crosshairs.

By May 22, 2013

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Congress: Undetectable 3D-printed guns are still illegal

Legislators vote to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms that are able to slip past metal detectors and X-ray machines.

By December 9, 2013

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Uh-oh, this 3D-printed metal handgun actually works

While firing a round with earlier plastic models of 3D-printed guns has proven difficult, this metal model has already shot 50 rounds successfully.

By November 7, 2013

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Now you're a sharpshooter: The smart rifle arrives

Hit a target at 1,000 yards? No problem. Tracking Point's computer-enabled rifles let novices shoot moving targets at extreme distances with near 100 percent accuracy. The new era of firearms is upon us.

By September 25, 2013

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The Undetectable Firearms Act and 3D-printed guns (FAQ)

They might come for your plastic gun, but they're not coming for your 3D printer just yet.

By December 10, 2012

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Dead Trigger

If you're looking for a free first-person shooter, look no further. Dead Trigger is top-notch.

August 22, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating August 22, 2012

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MakerBot purges 3D printable gun parts from Thingiverse

Citing its Terms of Service, MakerBot has removed designs for AR15 and other weapon components from its 3D printing file library.

By December 19, 2012

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You don't bring a 3D printer to a gun fight -- yet

Consumer-level 3D printing could change guns and gun control as we know them. So how soon are we likely to see 3D-printed plastic firearms? And what are the legal issues? CNET's Rich Brown sights in on the DIY gun movement.

By September 6, 2012