MacGyver Season 1 Episode 3 Hacks

Welcome to my continuing series on the science behind MacGyver hacks. Really, I should start changing the blog title so that it includes the episode name — this one is titled: Awl.

Another note: I was going to wait until the MacGyver Season 1+2 DVD came out so that I could rewatch each episode. I don’t want to wait, so I am just going from my original notes for this episode. Let’s get started.



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Rhett Allain

Physics faculty, science blogger of all things geek. Technical Consultant for CBS MacGyver and MythBusters. WIRED blogger.