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日本での不公平: Japanese 3D-Printed Gun Maker Is Sentenced To Two Years In Jail

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[Also see – Japan Makes First Arrest Over 3-D Printer Guns  – punditfromanotherplanet.com]

Yoshitomo Imura, an employee at the Shonan Institute of Technology in Japan, was arrested last may for printing and firing a 3D-printed gun called the ZigZag. He printed three guns in total and was arrested for running afoul of Japan’s strict gun laws.

[More – [VIDEO] How 3-D Printed Guns Evolved Into Serious Weapons in Just One Year  – punditfromanotherplanet.com]

The prosecutors warned that Imura’s actions were a threat and felt he was “flaunting” his skill. They wrote:

“This has shown that anyone can illegally manufacture guns with a 3D printer, flaunting their knowledge and skill, and it is an offense to make our country’s strict gun controls…(read more)

TechCrunch via 3DPrint 

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One Comment on “日本での不公平: Japanese 3D-Printed Gun Maker Is Sentenced To Two Years In Jail”

  1. […] The Butcher [Also see – Japan Makes First Arrest Over 3-D Printer Guns – punditfromanotherplanet.com] Yoshitomo […]


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