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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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Latest sky engine
177
Airplane engines
Railroad car as detective helps improve track
180
Railroads (Rails)
Vanishing stack
183
Locomotives
Plane that drops its engine to prevent crashes
190
Airplanes
War under the seas
195
World War, 1914-1918 (Submarine operations)
Five million volt flash
267
Frank William Jr PEEK, Lightning, Artificial
New Welland canal
275
Welland Canal (Ont.)
Hammer blows that menace bridges are measured
282
Railroad bridges, Strains and stresses
War secret is revealed after eleven years
284
World War, 1914-1918 (Submarine operations)
Oil from Florida trees
291
Tung oil

Thrills in the life of a fire fighter
204
Firefighters
Going up
210
Elevators, Skyscrapers
Why waves punish big ships
221
Ships (Stability and stabilizers), Strains and stresses, Waves
Strange quests of explorers
226
Research (Federal aid)
Flying wing
234
Aviation research
Flying wing
234
W. W. CHRISTMAS, Airplanes
Ups and downs of the horizon
242
Horizon, Mirages, Refraction
Fog flying school
250
Aviation (Instrument flying, Study and teaching)
Aerial explorer to seek Pole in submarine
254
Sir Hubert Wilkins; 1888-1958, Submarines
World's fastest liner
258
Bremen (Steamship)
It's easy to make your own stage shields
296
Radio receivers (Shielding (Electricity))
Speaker stand has battery compartment
301
Furniture, Radio equipment
Locating by-pass condensers
310
Electric capacitors
Props and wheels for model planes
311
Airplane models
Riding the Flying Fish
314
Richard COLE, Motor boats
Beautiful screens are easy to make
322
Screens (Furniture)
Tips from the expert fisherman
330
Fishing
Getting the most out of the bench saw
335
Saws and sawing
Japanese summer house for your garden
340
Architecture, Japanese, Garden houses, shelters, etc
Chimneys are now being worn in front
351
Chimneys

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