3D Printing Pioneer Jstark Dies Under Suspicious Circumstances

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3D printing pioneer Jstark worked tirelessly towards two simple goals: freedom of expression, and an individual right to keep and bear arms. News broke recently revealing that, shortly after being raided by German police, he died of cardiac arrest.

The work of Jstark is very hard to completely comprehend unless you’re fairly integrated in the printable gun community. To those in the know, he was an anonymous European with a tough-to-crack accent who was very active and very vocal in the 3D printing community.

There’s no doubt he was a leader in the field. He managed internet chatrooms and groups about the development of printable arms, including ammunition, and he pushed heavily as one of the most instrumental people in the development of the FGC-9 – one of the first printable self-loading firearms which requires the purchase of no traditional “gun parts.” The idea behind the FGC-9 was a firearm that could feasibly be made anywhere in the world.

Jstark remained thoroughly anonymous and kept a fairly low profile until deciding to take part in an excellent documentary by Popular Front. This, it seems, lead to his undoing.

It appears the German federal police worked with eBay and Coinbase to track him down. I’m told that his identity was betrayed by the particular clothing he purchased to wear in the documentary, but this, of course, is hard to confirm.

The only major German news source we have so far is der Spiegel, which is one step from a tabloid-level publication. The article refers to Jstark having a “weak heart,” but those of us who were close to him are suspicious. By all accounts, he was a fairly healthy 28-year old. Dying suddenly of cardiac arrest mere days after being raided seems…odd.

His name was Jacob, he was of Kurdish descent and valued individual freedom above all else. He was also morally consistent, never tolerating hateful extremism anywhere he was in charge. His objectives were always clear, and simple: free expression and the right to bear arms for all people everywhere, period.

Jacob deserved to be celebrated for his work. He deserved to live a long and happy life. He deserved to sign his work with his own name. Yet, the reality of the twisted world in which we live resulted in his untimely death after working tirelessly toward his goals. He was a hero, and we owe it to him to never forget him.

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  1. Very sad news about the death (Murder) of Jacob. I’m sure his medical records and prescription history will tell us if he really had a “Weak Heart” or not. Easy way to murder someone is just to use a defibrillator to stop someone’s heart from beating. Then you claim that you were actually trying to save them. The German Police have murdered suspects before, so who can ever know the truth of the matter,

    All Humans have a natural right to arms and self defense, that predates the invention of government. Jacob should be remembered and honored for his contribution to expanding that freedom to all people. His work will live on and others will learn from his death to hide their tracks from the Authoritarian Thugs and their corporate allies, like eBay, Coinbase and others.

  2. Yur ah pee on my boots.
    Sorry bout that grill work.
    To dah left, heydalup.
    We’ll circumcise our enemies with a jagged piece of glass.
    And then we’ll take our M16’s and shove em up their ass.
    3D virtual reality.
    ” Scuse me while I kiss the sky”…
    ……
    Help me Dacian.

  3. “By all accounts, he was a fairly healthy 28-year old. Dying suddenly of cardiac arrest mere days after being raided seems…odd.”

    Not if he got a Covid shot or two.

    • A friend from my church dropped dead 2 daze after getting the jab. 66 years old in April. My age-hail & hearty. Went to my Medicare doctor yesterday & they didn’t harass me about the jab. Just “have you had yer flu shot”. Sure is an EZ way to murder a young man!

  4. Isn’t there a heart swelling problem (myocarditis) associated with a certain controversial therapeutic that many government agencies have been politely requesting their constituents to consider?

    • Yes, among other issues, such as thrombocytopenia. The death rate has been deemed an acceptable level of risk for a vaccine. (FWIW, the polio vaccine can kill you too.)

  5. Sharing among these states is bad enough, but California has gone a step further, passing a law that allows the sharing of information about California purchasers of firearms with Cal Davis Gun Violence Research Center (Gary Wintemute) and any other university that asks, including not just information about the firearms (make, model, caliber), but the name, address, sex, race and whatever else they have on file about the purchaser. Doxing attack in 3, 2, ….

  6. “Dying suddenly of cardiac arrest mere days after being raided seems…odd”

    not anymore. gonna be the standard from now on. in for a penny in for a pound, boys.

  7. It seemed rather poignant when he said this at the beginning of the interview…

    “…there are certain circumstances in my life which are unfortunate and which make living kind of painful, and sometimes I do not have anything to look forward to. Most people usually have something that they cannot risk stuff for, but with me- I have nothing to lose.”

    Is it possible that he already knew exactly what would be the cause of his demise?

    Dunno… but it’s sad to hear he’s gone, regardless.

    • More likely he knew the lifestyle he’d chosen would get him killed. Obviously everything can be tracked. Even the long bearded tent dwellers living in the wilderness illegally are known to the system, and traced when confronted. It’s all for the database. It’s best to just take as many tyrants out as possible when it’s your turn to go. That’s the only thing JStark did wrong was survive the raid.

  8. I wonder if there was any interaction with the Clinton crime family.🤔
    Perfectly healthy folks just end up deceased around them.

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