3D printers have been very much in the news lately. A blueprint for a 3D-printed gun was released to the public this week. A federal judge in Washington state quickly blocked downloads of the plans.
Still many people have safety concerns about printed guns and many others are curious if they would work.
Scott Kinsley is assistant manager of IT for the College of Arts and Media at Central Michigan University. He said tests by others have most often resulted in failure due to weak plastic.