“While in the building, I was kept on a hard floor in handcuffs and in leg irons,” he says.
Tell Captain Jenks that if fortune favors me I'll come to him presently with the key to his leg irons.
I have had Chips staple a chain in the floor of the cabin for the leg irons.
Jason searched through his tool box for some rivets that could be used to fasten the leg irons on the man.
Each prisoner was wearing his leg irons, and their escape was observed.
The leg irons were removed from the prisoner, although the handcuffs were left in place.
He had three sets of leg irons fastened round his ankles; a heavy bar weighing fourteen pounds, and two thick chains above that.
In all dives Houdini makes use of the regulation police handcuffs, chains, and leg irons.
Put the body board in place and mark the points where the ends of the leg irons strike it.
Then he found the key of the leg irons, and soon all were free, and the manacles tossed down the hatch to be gathered up later.