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fastest escape from a pair of handcuffs - Current world record
1. Zdenek Bradac (Czech Republic) escaped from a pair of handcuffs in a time of 1.6 seconds on 6 June 2009 in Hamburg, Germany.

Previous verified claims
1. Matthew "Matt The Knife" J. Cassiere (USA) needed only 5 seconds to break out of a pair of handcuffs on 30 October 2004 at Johnston War Memorial Park in Johnston, Rhode Island. On the same occasion he set another record by escaping from a pair of handcuffs in 11.1 seconds - while underwater.
2. Stuart Burrell (UK) set two world records in on day: On 3 November 2002, he escaped from a pair of regulation police handcuffs in 10 seconds and he escaped from 301 pairs of handcuffs in one hour at Flights Leisure Centre, Southend-on-Sea.
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