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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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Marine flies rocket plane to altitude of nearly sixteen miles
127
Airplanes, Experimental, Aviation (Altitude flying)
Subways for a city's floods
129
Storm drains, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Sanitary affairs)
Room-a-day is the story of fifty-nine-room prefab building
133
Buildings, Prefabricated
Trailers are stay-at-homes now
136
Automobile trailers
One-tube loudspeaker set for junior builders
146
Radio receivers

PM glider, 1909 model
84
Gliders (Aviation)
Mammoth solar furnace, in French Pyrenees
85
Solar furnaces
Aluminum skyscraper in Pittsburgh
86
Office buildings
Mountain-top lab for cosmic-ray research on Mt Wrangell
89
Cosmic rays, Scientific expeditions
Milestones of aviation
92
Aviation (History)
Air traffic fills Atlantic skies
94
Aviation (Transatlantic flights)
Colossus in the wilderness
96
ALUMINUM Company of Canada, Tunnels
Ring around the stage
106
University of Miami, Theater buildings
They call it automatic farming
110
Agricultural equipment
French air oddities
115
Airplanes
Decorative panels from wood chips
116
Paneling, Wood waste
Aerial photos aid log counters
121
Lumbering, Photography, Aerial
Modernizing old furniture
149
Furniture, Remodeled
Playroom phonograph
153
Phonograph
Foiling household chores
158
Aluminum foil
Ride the wind with a skate sail
165
Skate sailing
Plan of the month: wrought-iron furniture
170
Metal furniture, Wrought iron
Christmas ideas
173
Christmas decorations
Ride 'em cowboy
174
Toys
How to make panel doors
177
Carpentry, Doors
Punches for sheet metal and cardboard
183
Punching (Metalwork)
Using wrenches the right way
187
Wrenches
Portable power saw from vacuum-cleaner motor
193
Saws and sawing
Finishes for your metal work
197
Metalwork

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