A telephone in his hand. The earpiece is in his thumb, while the mouthpiece is in his pinky finger. This is one of the few gadgets that is not voice activated; Instead, Chief Quimby activates it by calling Gadget. Despite using it on various occasions, the inspector will sometimes confuse the ringtone for something else. In most instances, this is Quimby's go-to method for contacting Gadget.