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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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Father and son build a sports car
125
Automobiles
Surplus power pumps water uphill to store energy for peak loads
129
Hydroelectric plants
Fully automatic communications center
133
Communications, Military
Nature puts men to the supreme test
134
Antarctic exploration, Rescue work, Antarctic regions
Flying soapboxes
140
Automobiles, Racing
Missiles travel 7000 miles per hour
143
Launch vehicles
Change for a quarter, mister?
144
Coins
Magic in bubbles
148
Eiffel PLASTERER, Soap bubbles and films
Remote control for television set employs ultrasonic commands
153
Television receivers (Control)
Volkswagen may not be a big car, but it's a fine one, say owners
154
Automobiles
Clymer drives the Volkswagen
154
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Engineer analyzes the Volkswagen
156
Automobiles (Testing)
PM big-family house
161
Houses (Designs and plans)
Ceramic tile now applied with adhesive
167
Tile laying
This old house is young again
169
Houses, Remodeled
Remodeling tips from the Nation's top remodeler
170
Remodeling (Architecture)
Here's your house of the near future
193
Houses
Decorate with hardwood plywood
197
Plywood, Walls
Paving patterns for your patio
202
Decks, patios, terraces, etc, Pavements
Building quiet into your home
206
Soundproofing
Potter's wheel built into a kitchen stool
211
Potters' wheels
Midget flashbulb case
217
Photography (Flash equipment)
Cord cocktail table
218
Tables
Here comes the circus parade!
223
Toys
Dry your films in filtered air
226
Photography (Equipment)
Paper bag mask
230
Masks
Use your camera as a telescope
233
Cameras, Telescopes
Nine uses for eyebolts
237
Bolts and nuts
Power shop in a closet
239
Tool boxes, racks, etc
Speed torque
245
Power (Mechanics)
Jig for tool-post grinder
249
Drills
Why buy an oscilloscope?
261
Oscillographs

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