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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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Curves and Crinkles
10
Automobiles, Foreign (Aerodynamics)
Now this is a Portable TV; And Big Gets Better
16
Watches, Television, Television receivers (Picture tubes)
Troubleshooting Your Cooling System
37
Automobile engines (Cooling)
A One-tool Workshop
46
Tools
Mower Maintenance
52
Lawn mowers (Maintenance and repair)

Falklands Diary of a Harrier Pilot
59
Falkland Islands War, 1982, Harrier (Jet fighter plane)
Four Ways to Portable Computing Power
62
Notebook computers (Rating)
A Real Family Car: the Garageable Van
66
Vans (Rating)
Tone Arms in the Groove
70
Phonograph (Tone arm)
Now Your Sailboard Can Fly!
72
Sailboards
AMC Renault Alliance
74
Automobiles, Foreign
How to Make Prints from Slides
76
Slides (Photography) (Processing)
Kerosene to Halogen--90 Years of Headlights
78
Automobiles (Lighting)
Kid Pleasers: 2 Play Structures to Build
98
Playgrounds, Home (Equipment)
5 Handsome Yard Improvements
104
Garden equipment
Problem Concrete: Answers to the 17 Most-asked Questions about Patching
112
Concrete work
Copper Chopper Crime Stopper
143
Helicopters in police work
Good Aircraft Carriers are Hard to Find
144
Aircraft carriers
Drill Deeper, Cheaper
146
Offshore oil well drilling rigs
Camaro Z28, AMC Eagle, Cimarron, Buick LeSabre
170
Automobiles (Rating), Station wagons (Four wheel drive)

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