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

Insect Tech: Putting the Bug on Killer Bees
13
Biotelemetry, Africanized honeybees (Identification)
Airport 2000: Radial Design, Supersonic Traffic
14
Denver International Airport
Wiring the World with Superconductors
25
Superconducting wire, High temperature superconductors
Special Report: SDI Research Finds Civilian Spinoffs
26
Strategic Defense Initiative, Technology transfer
"Tucker: the Man and His Dream".
30
Preston Tucker; 1901-1956, Automobile industry (History), Automobiles in motion pictures
Muscle Machines
62
Exercise equipment, Sports (Computer use)
The Mechanics of the Bomb
66
Ballistics, Passing (Football)
Music for One
69
Headphones
Good Gyrations
72
Autogiros
Fantastic Finishes
78
Furniture (Finishes and finishing)

Tucker: the Man and His Dream
30
Francis Ford Coppola (American film director); 1939- (Reviews), Tucker: the man and his dream (Motion picture) (Reviews)
The Art of Stenciling
34
Stencil work
Simulating Planets in the Laboratory
38
Astronomical models
Peugeot 405 Makes a Dramatic Entrance
40
Automobiles, Foreign (Rating)
Shake, Rattle 'n' Roll
47
Camcorders (Stability and stabilizers)
A Taste of Rocky Road
53
Automobile rallies
Hot Pursuit
57
Automobiles, Police (Rating)
Cut and Dried
85
Lumber
Suite Dreams
100
Headboards, Beds, Tables
A Place for Everything
108
Storage walls
Everything in Its Place
118
Armoires
How to Install Track Lighting
139
Track lighting
Throttle Body Fuel Injection
153
Automobile engines (Fuel injection)

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