Swiss Guards hope to replace their existing metal helmets by next year if they can find sponsors to pay for the new ones. Photo: AP

Pope’s private army gets new 3D-printed plastic helmets

The Swiss Guards plan to replace their metal helmets with plastic PVC ones, giving the pope’s army cooler and more comfortable headgear when standing guard for hours at a time

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Swiss Guards hope to replace their existing metal helmets by next year if they can find sponsors to pay for the new ones. Photo: AP
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