I'm not worried about it. I'm wondering how much fun it might be to get in on the game.
I'm thinking more along the lines of this.
Frigidaire Washer Door Striker at APP: $34.63http://www.appliancepartspros.com/frigidaire-striker-131763302-ap4508273.html
This guys draws one up for a 3d printer and shares it with the world.http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:151253
I'm able to download it and then upload it to shapeways.com site and get a price quote of $8.35
So now part # 131763302
will never be NLA, ever!
This was just one example I found online. There are a few other example of people doing this with other appliance parts.
We have all seen example of out of this world prices on the simplest of plastic appliance parts.
Price aside, once a 3d model of the part has been made the part will for ever be available.
Not to mention how some of these plastic parts could be improved upon by adjusting the design or by making them out of a better plastic.