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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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His cameras spy on life's secrets
65
John Nash Ott; 1909-., Photography, Time-lapse, Photomicrography
Bus that grew into a fire truck
74
Fire engines, Bend (Or.)
Armchair fishing dock
77
Fishing docks and piers
Buy your railroad tickets by tv
80
Railroad tickets, Business and television
France is harnessing the tides
85
Tide power, Rance River (France)

Mockup B-47 nose flies around world
89
Flight simulators
We chase the jets on film
91
United States Air Force Air Research and Development Command, Airplanes, Jet (Photographs)
Designed for the handicapped
97
Emil A. ANDRE, Handicapped (Equipment)
Owners report: how good is the Buick?
98
Automobiles
Engineer analyzes the 1957 Buick
102
Automobiles
Test driving the '57 Buick Special
103
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Shot in the arm balances wheels
106
Automobiles (Wheels)
Musical museum
110
Museums, Music museums
Seats for 150,000, none behind a post
113
Arenas
New tools for grooming your lawn
114
Garden equipment, Lawn mowers
Professor of the outdoors
118
Ross MCKENNEY, Dartmouth College, Woodworking
For the hobbyist
124
Hobbies
Seagoing trucks for Alaska
126
Trucks (Transportation), Transportation (Alaska)
Submarine lumberman
130
Dee MCVAY, Lumbering, Salvage (Waste)
Push-button bakery
133
Bakers and bakeries
How to install a through-the-wall air conditioner
153
Air conditioners (Installation)
Oil-barrel oven
161
Smokers (Cooking equipment)
Decorate with mosaics
163
Mosaics, Tables
Keep your patio cool with a glass-fiber roof
172
Decks, patios, terraces, etc, Roofs and roofing
Protect yourself against windstorm damage
174
Building, Stormproof, Winds
Water-ski jump
180
Water skiing
How to make fishing jigs
182
Fishing lures, flies, etc
Boat camping for the sportsman
185
Boats and boating, Camping (Equipment)
Hand grinder fitted to lathe
189
Grinding machines
Machining metal tubing
192
Machine shops, Metal tubes
Torch carrier for flame cutting
197
Torches
Are you science minded?
242
Scientific ability
New for film fans
246
Photography (Equipment)
Miscellany for motorists
254
Automobiles (Equipment)

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