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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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Obituary
5
John A. Linkletter; 1923-1985
Reroofing a Steeply Pitched Roof
12
Roofs and roofing (Maintenance and repair)
Make Picture Perfect Frames
21
Picture frames and framing
Aero Look for '87 Chevys
32
Automobiles (Aerodynamics)
Patio Door Repair
49
Patio doors

Chevrolet Caprice
50
Automobiles
Fixing Your Mechanic's Most Common Goofs
53
Automobile engines (Maintenance and repair)
The Two-way Wrist Radio Arrives
62
Wrist radio, Piezoelectric equipment
With the Sun Above and the Clouds Below
65
Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite
Hot New Missiles: No Place to Hide
68
Guided missiles (Design), Anti-tank weapons
1986 Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable
71
Automobiles (Rating)
The World's Biggest Dam
75
Itaipu (Power plant)
Taming the Feather River
78
Dams
No Back Seat for Performance
80
Sports cars (Rating)
Electronics that Makes House Calls
84
Medical electronics
Get an Edge on Lawn Care
100
Garden borders
Cook's Companion
104
Carts
Space Expanders
106
Playhouses, Workbenches
Brakes: a Century of Progress
132
Brakes, Automobile
Hassle-free Hookups for Car Stereo
138
Audio systems (Installation), Automobiles (Audio systems)
12 New Ways to Light Up the Great Outdoors
142
Outdoor lighting
PM Long-term Car Tests: Buick Somerset Regal, Chrysler LeBaron GTS, Chevrolet Corvette, Subaru GL 4WD Turbo, Renault Alliance
148
Sports cars (Rating), Automobiles, Foreign (Four wheel drive, Rating), Automobile engines (Superchargers), Automobiles (Rating)
New Drive for Powerboats
154
Outboard motors (Rating)
Jointing Edges Without a Jointer (I)
158
Joints (Carpentry)

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