Popular Mechanics

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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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Contents

Feeding animals in the zoo
508
National Zoological Park (U.S.), Animals (Food and feeding)
Traffic officers of the skyways
514
Air traffic control
Tricks of the race drivers
522
Automobile racing
Exploring up and down
530
Atmosphere, Upper, Ocean bottom
Growing pearls at home
535
La Place BOSTWICK, Pearls
Horseshoe pitching comes back
540
Horseshoe pitching
New power from the sun
546
Solar energy, Sunspots
They keep things moving
552
Linemen (Electric workers), Repairmen
Simple party magic
563
Tricks
Fight deadly corrosion to save your motor
568
Automobile engines, Corrosion and anticorrosives
Early-American spool chest and mirror
588
Chests
Hammock on wheels
591
Hammocks
Pictures in rare woods
595
Intarsia
There's money in hand-made flowers
600
Flowers, Artificial
What you can do with aluminum paint
610
Aluminum paint
Sliding cut-off saw
619
Saws and sawing
Feeding and protecting your shade trees
625
Trees in cities, Trees (Care)
Midget gas engine turned from castings
626
Founding, Gas and oil engines, Pattern making
Jigs for the shaper
633
Jigs (Tools)

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