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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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Better and brighter
14
Storage batteries
Build PM's broadcast antenna booster
28
Radio antennas (Equipment)
Make this classic stained-glass light box
54
Glass painting and staining, Light boxes
Build PM's delivery wagon
62
Toys
New sky spies for killer hurricanes
65
Artificial satellites (Meteorological use), Hurricanes
Accessory sanding table
88
Machinery (Stands, tables, etc)
V-block clamp
89
Clamps
Build this colonial pie safe
90
Cupboards
Shop tricks from a craftsman
93
Adhesives
Enjoy a year-round harvest
94
Basements

Calculator or computer--which should you pocket?
68
Calculators, Computers
The bugging of the White House
71
Tape recordings (Government use)
Cloning the Cobras
74
Sports cars
How to pick a perfect knife
78
Knives
GM pulls into the fast lane
81
Automobiles
Double-duty diving gear
84
Skin diving (Equipment)
Handsome edge sander
86
Sanding and sanding equipment
4 tools to make for your shop
86
Tools
Stacking boxes to carry your garden produce
96
Boxes, cases, etc
How to keep your car from being stolen
97
Automobiles (Security measures)
Driving the new Volvo 760 GLE.
112
Automobiles, Foreign (Testing), Diesel engines, Automotive (Superchargers)
Making hydrogen safe for the highway
127
Hydrogen as fuel
They haven't lost one yet
128
Launch vehicles (Recovery)
Ship killers
129
Guided missiles (Launching from airplanes)
Don't quite flap
130
Airplanes, Military (Wings)

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