TheTake has ranked the 10 best James Bond gadgets that no spy should ever leave home without.
Ever wish your pen did more than just write your name?
Don’t you want your ski pole to do more than just help you ski?
Do you want your wedding ring to be more than just a symbol of your eternal vows to your spouse?
Try the Q branch. You know them – they’re the underground lab that takes boring everyday household items and makes them, well, awesome.
Here is a ranking of the 10 Best James Bond gadgets that you wish you owned.
10. Glass Shattering Ring, Die Another Day (2002)
Useful when you need to break a window to escape…or when you’re just not feeling like pushing a revolving door.
9. Ski Pole Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
8. Little Nellie Helicopter, You Only Live Twice (1967)
7. Wrist Dart Gun, Moonraker (1979)
6. Omega Laser Watch, Goldeneye (1995)
Two Words: Watch Laser.
5. Briefcase, From Russia With Love (1963)
Comes standard with a throwing knife, folding sniper rifle, tear gas cartridge and plenty of ammunition. A must-have for “business-formal” spy missions.
4. Sony Ericsson Phone, Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
For when you need to send a text, take a selfie and hack a media tycoon all at once. (It can also be used to remotely drive your BMW).
3. Rolex Submariner, Live and Let Die (1973)
A buzz-saw watch head: a must-have for those who frequently find themselves tied up, but find a Timex and pocket knife too casual.
2. Exploding Pen, Goldeneye (1995)
Warning: if you’re sick of your pens exploding, you may want to choose another writing utensil.
1. Bell – Textron Jetpack, Thunderball (1965)
For when you want to exit a venue in style. (Plus, “No well dressed man should be without one.”)