MacGyver was unlike secret agents in other television series and films because, instead of relying on high-tech weapons and tools, he carried only a and. My god, I'm stuck on a glacier with MacGyver! This list is not yet comprehensive. He creates inventions from simple items to solve these problems. MacGruber has his costars hand him components to defuse the device, but something inevitably gets in the way either situational, because MacGruber himself interferes, or because no one wants to touch what he has asked for and the bomb detonates. The attackers eventually knock him out and capture his friend, but the friend had a radio turned on in her pocket.
While driving away from them, Mac encounters a one-way path with a spike strip in the way. The Freon comes from the back of a refrigerator, in a crimped pipe. MacGyver needs to blow open a locked truck trailer door. When the gelatin dissolves in the water, the sodium reacts violently with the water and causes an explosion which blows a hole in the wall. He uses a pole and rope to trip the drug lord when going down stairs, and he and his friend run to the attic. We were bowled over by a wave of shameless nostalgia mixed with a renewed sense of awe when we came across this very extensive but not yet entirely comprehensive.
He then smashes a pair of binoculars, removing a prism to deflect a laser beam back to the emitter, destroying it. He uses salt combined with sugar and a small amount of chemical enhanced weed killer to create dynamite with a battery acid trigger. He resolves this situation quickly, and the main story commences after the opening credits. He spreads vegetable oil on the ground to incapacitate some kidnappers. The film was shot in England and Greece. Macgyver's grandfather attaches a string to the curtains of one of the houses, and pulls it to make it look like someone is inside.
He then joins the two loose ends by sliding them over a portion of a disassembled ball point pen so they form a seal. The Wish Child 2×04 MacGyver lights a fuse without a match by concentrating sunlight on the fuse with his watch crystal. Meta discussion of large-scale or noteworthy editing conflicts is allowed. He runs the baling wire from the ignition coil to the frame of the car, and when the two soldiers put their hands on the door handles, he pushes the wire tightly against the frame, shocking them. When MacGyver introduces himself to her, she uses the term in a manner that suggests other people had used it before: Oh I've heard about you! The runway is 300 yards 274 m long, and the plane is a five-passenger, single engine Cessna.
In order to escape from a room with an armed villain chasing from behind, he locks the door with a metal bar under the doorknob, and to open the opposing door, he fills a pipe with acetylene and places another blocked off pipe in as a projectile. The fuel flows through the hollow pen housing. He ties the square into a parachute with the narrow piece and attaches the zipper pull to give it a weight. Hellfire 1×08 MacGyver repairs a blown fuse using the aluminium wrapper of a stick of chewing gum to bridge the blown fuse. And, as fate would have it, it was when I was writing the pilot script for MacGyver — that master of ingenuity — that the pieces of this puzzle finally came together in a complete picture, and revealed the essence of this mysterious process.
The intros for these skits featured scenes from the MacGyver series. The Assassin 1x22 MacGyver pretends to be Piedra in order to foil the upcoming assassination of a famous church figure, but ends up being followed by guards of the assassination target who think he is Piedra. When seeing his friend, MacGyver is told that the prison cells are bugged. MacGyver attaches the torso of a suit of armor onto the top of a food trolley, and then attaches a makeshift motor with a battery pack and an electric whisk. These inventions became synonymous with the character and were called MacGyverisms by the public MacGyverisms became a distinct motif of the series.
Once cooked, the egg whites naturally plug the holes in the radiator, making the Jeep temporarily usable. To help rescue a group of people trapped in a building, he ties a fire hose shut, places it under a girder in the way, and turns on the water. To do this, MacGyver pours water on a crack on the rock, puts a wedge in it, and sprays the entire thing with a fire extinguisher. Then he uses his knife to unscrew the vent grating, cut a hole on his side of the chamber's door, and then feeds the tube in. The agents escape in the car with MacGyver's friend, and he follows them in a tow truck he rented and waits for them to flag him down. Thin Ice 3×13 MacGyver fixes a compressor by replacing a broken spring with a battery holding spring from a flash light first cut off to fit. The girl who has been taken hostage uses car batteries and some nickel as an arc-welder to cut through bars trapping her in a room.
Kill Zone 3x11 MacGyver tightens a sealed lab compartment containing a dangerous microorganism using a Bunsen burner, a longer hose and Freon from a refrigerator. MacGyver creator and author Lee D. The pranks often revolve around the victim's car, such as covering the car with or decorating it in a manner similar to that of , or around the victim's office area, such as wrapping the victim's office equipment with fishing line. He builds a bomb out of an oil can, a pair of pantyhose, an old exhaust pipe, and an old battery. He prefers non-violent conflict resolution where possible, and refuses to use a gun.