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3D Printing News Alert(3D Printed helmets for Swiss Guards)

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According to DIDIER GRANDJEAN he is the Vice-corporal, Pontifical Swiss Guard,“The reason for this change was for everyone to have the same helmet as a unit. Now we have different models, with different weights that were introduced at different times.new helmets, printed in 3D with lightweight PVC material. They are modeled from a 16th century design and take 14 hours to print, instead of the 130 hours needed for the metal ones”.

https://www.romereports.com/en/2019/03/14/swiss-guards-3d-printed-helmets-500-years-and-a-monthly-video-series/

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