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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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Cableway to the top of the Alps
81
Cable railroads, Alps
Roll-on roll-off ship
87
Ferries
Kitchen of future has glass-dome oven and automatic food mixer
88
Kitchens
Seabees build a town
89
United States Navy Construction Battalions, Antarctic regions
Disaster clinic
96
United States Civil Aeronautics Board, Aviation (Accidents)

Golfers mobilize
103
Automobiles, Three wheel
Owners praise Cadillac's performance but complain of transmission troubles
104
Automobiles
Clymer road tests the 1956 Cadillac
105
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Engineer analyzes the 1956 Cadillac
106
Automobiles
Latest flying freighter can carry 200 troops
109
Airplanes, Freight
Target: satellite Europe
110
Free Europe Committee, Balloons
Twin-engine safety for light plane
113
Airplanes, Light
Now you're cooking with the sun
114
Solar radiation
Tv guards gate, Louisiana power and light company
125
Gates, Closed circuit television
Here's fun from my bag of camera tricks
126
Weegee (American photographer.); 1899-1968, Photography, Trick
Watery coal mine
132
Coal mines and mining (Scotland)
Dalles dam to submerge famous Indian fishing spot
138
Dalles Dam (Or. and Wash.)
Paradise for Casey Jones, jr, Travel Town in Griffith park
142
Model railroads, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Parks)
Electric oil gauge measures well level
144
Gages, Oil wells
Eight kinds of patios you can build yourself
146
Decks, patios, terraces, etc, Pavements
Light up the outdoors
148
Outdoor lighting
Better tables for your patio
150
Tables
Plan for indoor-outdoor living
160
Houses (Designs and plans)
Tv for trailers
161
Television antennas
Car radio doubles as pa system
162
Loudspeakers
Electronics and hobbyists
164
James G. BELLESON
Keep cool in a screen house
165
Garden houses, shelters, etc
Do you have a landscape problem?
170
House models
Time to build a clockcase for a grandfather clock
173
Clock cases
Adjustable sunshade for turret camera
182
Photography (Equipment)
Modernize your home with practical built-ins
186
Furniture, Built in
Step table
193
Tables
Use the engine on your power mower for other jobs
194
Gas and oil engines, Lawn mowers
Regular maintenance checkups keep your outboard humming
201
Outboard motors
Build your own belt sander
205
Sanding and sanding equipment
Know your shop motors
209
Electric motors
Curved rafters made without glue
214
Rafters
Proportional dividers
217
Drawing equipment

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