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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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Items from all outdoors
30
Motor boats
Opportunities in a dynamic new industry
76
Aerospace Industries Association of America, Space technology
Spotlight on the Mercedes 190
90
Automobiles, Foreign
They track down the hit-and-runners
97
Automobile drivers, Criminal investigation, Drunk driving
My most exciting moment
101
Helicopters (Military use)
How many outboards?
155
Outboard motors (Rating)
Marine architect looks at the problem
160
David BEACH
PM's Go-Cat plans and material list
162
Catamarans
They build boats by chain letter
174
Boatbuilding
If your boat takes a dive, the motor can run again
178
Outboard motors (Maintenance and repair)

Build your own convertible
104
Automobiles, Remodeled
Medicine is neutrons
107
Brookhaven National Laboratory Medical Dept, Nuclear reactors
Eye on space
112
Space flight to Mars
More horses per gallon?
113
Gasoline (Additives), Gasoline research
Owners like Lancer's big-car comfort, roadability
118
Automobiles (Design)
Are we flying junk?
129
Airplanes (Maintenance and repair), Aviation (Laws and regulations)
How to carve an exit
136
Airplanes (Safety measures)
These pools are safe
138
Swimming pools (Safety measures)
Town that spends its summers afloat
144
Houseboats, Mississippi River
New for '61
149
Boats and boating (Design)
Sports-car sport that went to sea
151
Navigation (Competitions)
Artist's easel
182
Easels
Kite winders
185
Reels
Easy does it
188
Levers
Build this HO-gauge replica of the famous Pikes-peak railroad
190
Model railroads
Making life masks the easy way
198
Masks, Plastics (Molding)
Saving metal with rust-eating paints
204
Paint, Protective
Look inside door closers
210
Door fittings
Space-age telescope
214
Telescopes (Mounting)
Now, rubber-grouted ceramic floor tile
220
Tile laying, Tiles, Floor
Apartment-size ham shack
224
Ham radio

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