MontBlanc Pen

Gadget: MontBlanc Pen
Movie: Octopussy
Owner: James Bond
Status: Stored at Q-Branch

An exquisite pen to satisfy that burning desire to eavesdrop!


Bond used the pen's acid to burn through the iron bars in his prison cell at Khan's Monsoon palace, to escape. The pen could also be used as a bugging receiver, the bug was placed in the Faberge' egg, so that Bond could listen in on Khan and Orlov's conversation.


A MontBlanc pen containing a bugging receiver, the bug was stored in a gap above the ink cartridge. The pen also contained a dual ink reservoir, one containing a highly concentrated form of Nitric Acid, by twisting the top of the pen, one could empty the acid reservoir.