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Originally posted by DisUglyBoyHere
The only thing the 3D printer created was the lower receiver, click on the link to view it. The barrel and upper internals were made of metal from an arms manufacturer.
Originally posted by TKDRL
reply to post by Choice777
Would be nice, but I highly doubt it..... Think the owners of the robots are just gonna start giving everything away free? Somehow I don't see that happening.
Originally posted by rickymouse
reply to post by Choice777
Under our present system in the world, money is needed to buy things. To get money you work. It will cost a lot of money to make these robots and the people funding it will desire a return on their investment. Where do you get the idea that starving is a good thing. Most people will be starving and will become slaves of the ones with the robots. My mindset is real. Anyone surviving without having to depend on their technology will have to be eliminated. This is what I would do if I was one of the ones running the new system anyway. Any one who challenged the system would be quickly eliminated.
I am a realist and can see the direction we are heading to. The greedy aren't going to disappear, they will gain power. It will be comply or starve. The population of the world will be reduced by tenfold. I have nothing against anyone and know that a huge reduction in the human population is the best way for the earth to keep providing for the remaining humans and the animals and plants of the world. Eliminating mankind totally will actually hurt the earth because without man to put out forest fires and burn old dead wood the natural fires would scorch the earth. We are a necessary part of nature. We have just forgot we are a part of nature and hold ourselves above it..
There is no free ride here on earth. Wake up, this isn't a dream.
Originally posted by shogu666
Resource based economy is very much possible and soon cyclical based consumption of economics is gonna implode.
The sooner we will start transition the easier it will be.
edit on 27-7-2012 by shogu666 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Shadow Herder
I can envision the near future having these 3d printers available at a mall or at home. The money will be in the blueprint files. Example, say one needed a part for his car or something else, he could have it printed with a paid licence copy of the blueprint.
Ha, just found thisneurobonkers.com...
On Monday, The Pirate Bay announced (thepiratebay.org/blog/203) that it has launched a new category for torrents, 3D printing blue-prints. This is not as ridiculously optimistic as it sounds.
The future is gonna be pretty cool.edit on 25-7-2012 by Shadow Herder because: (no reason given)