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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.
 

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Fuel with a 260,000-mile reach
81
Natural gas
I'm building the Popular mechanics plywood ranch house
88
Building
Quarry-pit racers
92
Ship and boat models
Ocean-bottom sight-seers
96
Ocean bottom
Lightning strikes your dinner
97
Arno A. BRASCH, Irradiated foods, Sterilization, Accelerators (Electrons, etc.)
Be proud of your lawn
166
Lawns
Coconut candy dishes
173
Coconut shells
Toy box
175
Toys (Storage)
Sofa table
179
Tables
Weatherproof garden set
185
Outdoor furniture

Owners report on the '51 Ford
106
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Tv's steeplejacks
112
Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.), Steeplejacks
High-jumping outboards
118
Motor boat racing
Motorized packmobile
123
Motor vehicles
Helicopter cowboy
126
Carl BRADY, Airplanes in wildlife conservation, Elk
Heart-lung machines
130
Heart, Artificial
Scattergunners' hall of fame
133
Oscar SCHESKE (jr), Trapshooting
Plague in the big pines
140
Pine (Diseases and pests)
Jungle home on wheels
144
Automobiles
Whittler's cowboy town
151
Mary Crouch; 1740-1818, Wood carving
Chinchillas go underground
154
Chinchillas
Headquarters for precision for Westinghouse
156
Laboratories
Drinking fountain saves the quail
160
Game birds (Watering), Quails
Cable-drawn trolley lays mountain pipe line in Hawaii
164
Pipe laying
Attractive desk for children's room
187
Desks
Arbors and trellises
188
Trellises
Refinishing venetian blinds
193
Blinds
Fountain on your table
194
Fountains
Table lamps
198
Lamps
Do your own tuck pointing
201
Brick construction (Maintenance and repair)
Mount for movie camera
205
Motion picture cameras
Home-movie editing cabinet
206
Motion pictures
Tractor-driven seeder
209
Planters (Farm machines)
Swing saw
212
Saws and sawing
How to do angular drilling
218
Drilling and boring
Yagi beam antenna with low-cost rotator
228
Radio antennas
Corner cabinet for your record player and sound system
230
Phonograph record cabinets

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