Popular Mechanics

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether itís 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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Contents

Boat escalators
142
Canals (Netherlands)
Patio cart
150
Carts
Patio roof
152
Roofs and roofing
Branding iron
155
Branding irons
Swimming pool
156
Swimming pools

My most exciting moment
99
Krafft A. Ehricke; 1917-1984
Underground city
100
New York (N.Y.) (Subways, Underground structures, Water supply)
Helicopter Houdini
106
Stunts
Fireplace-barbecue mounts in window
108
Barbecue grills
Great debate about your outboard motor
110
Outboard motors
Wildest ride on the river
111
Canoes and canoeing
Tooth sleuth
116
Albert A. Dahlberg; 1908-1993, Identification, Teeth
I rode the airlift to the South pole
120
Aviation (Antarctic flights)
Thousand wonders of a child
126
Children (Education)
Spacebound kitchen
134
Space vehicles (Equipment)
Bridges
159
Footbridges
Fences
160
Fences
Speed lawn chores
166
Garden equipment
Ideas for shade
168
Screens (Doors, windows, etc.)
Add a future to your garage
170
Garages
Build PM's Pop-Cat
178
Catamarans
Get your car in tune with spring
188
Automobiles (Maintenance and repair)
This tool-post grinder
200
Grinding machines
PM interviews Mr Offbeat
204
Tape recorders and recording

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