GADGETS

10 classic Bond gadgets hidden in ordinary items

James Bond has always been known for his magical gadgetry, hiding fantastic wizardry in seemingly everyday objects.

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Bond and his trusty Walther PPK. No surprises with that one.
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A radio hidden inside a clothing brush allowed Bond to transmit messages in morse code in Live and Let Die.
Kent

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Bond's binoculars in "Goldeneye" had features not too different from Google Glass of the future, allowing auto focus/zoom, a digital camera and a satellite uplink to send visual data.

Bushnell

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In "Goldeneye," a size-34 leather belt concealed a piton hidden behind the buckle that could fire out up to 75 feet of high tensile wire designed to support the weight of an average person. In "Thunderball," 007 used a rocket belt when escaping after killing Jaques Bouvar.

Alexander Julian

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In the "The Spy Who Loved Me," Bond assembled a micro-film reader out of a cigarette lighter and case. In "License to Kill," his lighter doubled as a mini-flamethrower.

Amazon/Zippo

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Bond's Sony Ericsson phone from "Quantum of Solace" had built-in facial recognition software. His phone in "Tomorrow Never Die"s packed a stun gun, a fingerprint scanner, an antennae lock pick -- and served as a remote for his car.

Magnus Bäck

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In "You Only Live Twice," Bond is given a cigarette by ally Tiger Tanaka capable of shooting a jet-powered projectile.

Geierunited

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Bonds luxury watches never just tell time. They've come with grappling hooks and laser beam cutters and are sometimes equipped to detonate remote devices.

Omega

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Bond's pens have contained grenades ("Goldeneye," shot explosive charges "Never Say Never Again" ... and penned the occasional letter.

Parker Jotter

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Bond used a Polaroid camera with a built-in laser to take X-ray pictures in "License to Kill."

Polaroid

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In Octopussy, Bond's Montblanc fountain pen contained a mixture of Nitric and Hydrochloric acids. It also sported an earpiece listening device that worked in conjunction with Bond's wristwatch.
Mont Blanc

10 classic Bond gadgets hidden in ordinary items

James Bond has always been known for his magical gadgetry, hiding fantastic wizardry in seemingly everyday objects.

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