Cyborgs, 1960s and Before

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Tharok, a 1967 villain from the Legion Of Super Heroes.

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Metallo, a Superman villain with a Kryptonite-powered heart and a metal body, circa 1959

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A detailed schematic of Cliff Steele, aka Robotman, from the Doom Patrol.

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Demon With A Glass Hand, the Harlan Ellison-scripted Outer Limits episode that served as inspiration for The Terminator.

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A 1967 Cyberman, a year after their earlier (and clunkier) introduction in "The Tenth Planet."

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MODOK, the Mental Organism Designed Only For Killing, from Marvel Comics.

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Iron Man's original look, from Tales Of Suspense.

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The Tin Woodman from Wizard Of Oz — don't forget, in the original 1900 story, the Woodman accidentally chopped off all his own limbs and replaced them with metal parts. Creepy!

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I believe that was an outer limits episode... not twilight zone:

Demon With A Glass Hand

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