'Fitting 007 guns to car is easy'
- News Home /
- 'Fitting 007 guns to car is easy'
Friday 26th July, 2013 on Post
The car of Radovan Krejcir was hit, making him the target. Police are investigating a case of attempted murder. Cape Town - Thirty minutes is all it takes to fit a device like that used in the attempted hit on Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir, says a special effects expert.
What takes more time is creating space for the device and then precisely positioning it, says Cape Town pyrotechnician Doctor David Mahlangu. A dozen gun barrels attached to the rear number plate of a VW Polo car were activated by remote control and fired a number of projectiles at Krejcir, who was not injured in the attack in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
Mahlangu, who has worked in the special effects industry for more than 30 years, said unless there was space behind the number plate, it would not be easy to fit the gun barrels in that position. He said that in the case of a VW Polo, tools would have been needed to create a space for the barrels.
... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Post
The full, and original, news article at Post covers these topics
The displayed article contains only highlights, a complete, and detailed, newspaper article is available at Post
, which we recommend you visit to get the full news coverage. Additionally, this news article, and associated news photos or images, are, and remain the property of Post