Imagine if guns had more value when melted

Melted gun jewelry: What if?

What would happen if gun metal had more value when used for another purpose?

Storified by #GunCrisis · Thu, May 03 2012 12:23:37

The sale of some very expensive jewelry is funding a program to destroy weapons in Africa. Could the strategy work in American urban centers as well?
Former Starbucks exec transforms AK-47s into high-end jewelry …Dec 6, 2011… water to people in Third World countries, hopes to fund the destruction of assault weapons by selling jewelry made from …
A few years ago, a Philadelphia fashion designer was trying something similar.
Jewelry of a higher caliberThere have been many proposals for keeping guns off the streets of this violence-plagued city, but maybe none as unusual as Melanie Brand…
What would happen if gun metal had more value when used for another purpose?
LiveLeak.com – Woman Makes Jewelry From Confiscated Guns.LiveLeak.com

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