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

We built a cabin for $300
89
Building, Cabins
Rolling out man-made lumber
96
Lumber, Wood waste
Flying fire fighters
98
Airplanes in forest fire control
Hobby: mining gold
100
Gold mines and mining
How to tempt a fish
105
Fishing
Steeplechase supreme
172
Horse racing
Smog sleuths
178
Los Angeles (Calif.) (Air pollution)
Mechanical miners
182
Mining equipment
Cattle feed from cordwood
183
WOOD saccharification
Ivy balance in brass
186
Brassware

130-mile belt to carry coal and ore, through Ohio
114
Conveying equipment
Chrysler family debut
118
Automobiles
Bed for pilot lessens fatigue
125
Airplanes (Equipment)
Harbor sweep
126
Driftwood, New York (N.Y.) (Harbor)
Moving day for the parabeavers
130
Beavers
Swing like a gate
136
Golf
Paint-bombing treetops
142
Spraying and dusting
Iron strike in Labrador
145
Iron mines and mining (Labrador (Nfld.))
Blanket of foam saves truck
155
Fire prevention
Hollywood boatman
156
Benton ROBERTS, Motion pictures (Setting and scenery)
Handmade papers by Harrison Elliott
162
Harrison Sacket Elliott; 1882-1951, Paper industry
Hen tracks on sound tracks
168
Norman McLaren; 1914-1987, Motion pictures (Sound editing)

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