Quimby Exchange
Season 1, Episode 55
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Air date November 24, 1983
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"Quimby Exchange" is the 55th episode of Inspector Gadget.


The episode opens up in police headquarters. Gadget, Penny, and Brain are enjoying a quiet day when Nervous Nick DeFecto, one of the most wanted M.A.D. agents, comes and turns himself in.

Later, at home, Gadget receives an assignment from Chief Quimby to protect DeFecto from Claw. Gadget heads back to police headquarters. Gadget and DeFecto escape, but Chief Quimby is taken hostage by Claw, who takes him to his hideout in the ice factory.

Thinking that Quimby may be there, Gadget and DeFecto head off for the ice factory. Along the way, M.A.D. agents try to do away with them, but fail. The duo then arrive at the ice factory, where Claw is holding Quimby hostage. Penny and Brain use their resources to save Gadget, DeFecto, and Quimby. Penny then turns the controls on to freeze and freezes Claw, who escapes to fight Gadget another day.

At the end, Gadget talks about train crossing safety: To look out for oncoming trains.

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