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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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Growing opportunities for professional draftsmen
58
Drafters
Spotlight on the Volvo 122S.
62
Automobiles, Foreign
Supersonic helicopter
67
Helicopters, Supersonic
Auto preview: what you'll see in '63
70
Automobiles (Design)
Life again in Mummy Cave
76
Excavations (Archeology), Canyon de Chelly National Monument (Ariz.), Arizona (Antiquities)
Night light
130
Gardens and gardening (Lighting)
Don't just wish for your wishing well
132
Garden ornaments
Minutes in color
134
Clocks, Electronic
Now, no holes barred in new hardboard application
137
Fiberboard
Spotlight on lamps
138
Lampshades

False horns for steers!
82
Horns
Cantankerous Gramp
86
Robert OSBORN, Seth H. WARNER, United States Naval Air Force (Caricatures and cartoons)
Fish deep in summer heat
92
Fishing (Equipment)
Will success spoil Wallops Island?
98
Proving grounds
Big jump in kangaroos
106
Hunting (Australia), Kangaroos
I chased a bogie in a NORAD jet
110
North American Aerospace Defense Command
Transistor radios
119
Portable radio receivers
How to make turn around skis
124
Water skiing
Pitching target
128
Targets
PM-38
140
Boatbuilding, Motor boats (Design)
Getting rid of tree stumps
148
Stump removal
Shortening a rope
151
Knots and splices
Swing-away pads for drill press
154
Drills
Tires take a beating
156
Tires, Automobile
Vacuum-cleaner motor drives this efficient pad sander
162
Sanding and sanding equipment
Trouble-finding signal tracer
167
Testing equipment
Bow-tie antenna stretches uhf reception
170
Television antennas
Scratch-free phono
187
Phonograph (Turntables)

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