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

Color for your movies
529
Color motion picture photography
Can flyers conquer thunderbolts?
536
Aviation (Lightning hazards), Balloons, Lightning
Guardians of the sea
546
United States Coast Guard
Trapping wild elephants
556
Elephants
Solving the secrets of life
563
Atoms
New highway for an old empire
627
Roads (Florida), Everglades (Fla.)
Growing wings for the army
642
Aviation (Study and teaching), UNITED STATESAir service, Army
Build this compact B-eliminator
649
Radio receivers (Energy usage)
Spanish-desk radio cabinet
654
Radio receivers (Cabinets)
More speed from the outboard boat
665
Motor boats

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