Handgun Fires Only When In Proximity To Owner’s Watch

Handgun Fires Only When In Proximity To Owner’s Watch

A new technology could help keep weapons from falling into the wrong hands.

Kyle Studstill
  • 29 january 2010

The Armatix .22 handgun is specially designed to fire only when in proximity to a specially-synced watch worn by the weapon’s owner. This electronic safety could potentially work well in law enforcement as a safeguard against police weapons falling into criminal hands.

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