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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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Stairway to the sea
97
Saint Lawrence Seaway
Balloon houses 3-D radar
104
Radar (Antennas)
Inspector checks X-rayed products on tv receiver
110
Inspection, Radiography, Industrial
Whirlybirds reseed forests
112
Helicopters, Reforestation
Big change in Venezuela
117
Venezuela
Reringing those pistons
186
Pistons
Do you know ignition?
189
Automobile engines (Ignition)
Drop-leaf table
193
Tables
Shoe cabinets hinged to closet doors
201
Cabinets (Furniture)
Linoleumize your kitchen and bathroom
202
Linoleum

Fusion power for the world of tomorrow
125
Nuclear fusion
Rocket shoot at M.I.T.
133
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Rockets
Cruiser with the supersonic sting
140
Guided missiles, Warships
1895 to 1908: heroic years of the automobile
144
Automobiles (History)
1959: parade of cars
153
Automobiles
1959: parade of foreign cars
165
Automobiles, Foreign
Where did the inches come from?
172
Automobiles (Design)
Why do our cars look the way they do?
176
Automobiles (Design)
Suburban runabout
180
Automobiles (Design)
How good are the gadgets?
182
Automobiles (Equipment)
35-mm. bulk-film loader
205
Photography (Equipment)
Aluminum letter caddy
213
Letter holders
Multipurpose orthopedic walker
214
Walkers (Orthopedic equipment)
Keep your knives in a wall cabinet
217
Kitchen cabinets
Molding makes the difference
218
Moldings (Architecture)
From rifle to handgun
225
Pistols
It's the cutting edge that counts
231
Sharpening of tools
Clutch controls power tools
237
Clutches (Machinery), Machine tools
Simple accessories provide more work for the VTVOM.
245
Ohmmeters

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