Popular Mechanics - 1938

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Voltage; Rewiring Building With Aid Of Compressed Air Farm - Carrying Of Poultry Diseases Prevented; Barn-Door Hook Pulls Staples; Gate Held Open By Hook At Hinged End; Simple Ventilator For Poultry Houses; Gate Supported To Prevent Sagging; Wire Ring Supports Poultry Bucket On Arm Furniture - Modern Mirrors You Can Build; White Ironwork Adds Charm To Chairside Table; Hanging Wall Shelf Of White Pine; Tot's Own Dining Set; Stool Converted Into Baby's High Chair Hand Tools - Truing Up Distorted Thread Box; Gauge For Selecting Right Nail Quickly; Measuring Tapers With Two Scales; Spring To Eject Small Parts From Vise; Pocket Depth Gauge From Hacksaw Blades; Swinging Rack For Drills Home Improvements - Porch Light In Polished Brass; Attic Door Forms Bookcase; Tricks Of Hanging Wallpaper; Sparrow-Proof Martin House Household - Mask To Decorate Cakes And Cookies; Wool Socks Dried On Caot Hanger; Rubber Sink Plug Scours Kitchen Utensils; Guard Over Door Crack Protects Child's Fingers; Secret Latch For Bathroom Cabinet; Stovepipe Cleaned With Skid Chain; Bunny Letter Holder For The Children; Partitioned Clothes Hamper; Solving Home Problems; Removing Fish Odor From Dishes; Removing Odor From Bottle Models - Graphite Improves Model Planes; Modelmaker's Clamps From Safety Pins; Modeling A Viking Ship Photography - Photos Given Background Of Gold Or Silver; Tripod Adjusted To Take Photos Close To Ground; Photos Framed With Embroidery Hook Power Tools - Foot Feed On Drill Press Saves Time; Lathe Parting Tool Supported To Avoid Chatter; Keeping Work From Turning On A Drill Press; Midget Circular Saw For Precision Work; Knob Improves Drill Press Feed Handle; Tenoning Jig For Circular Saw; Pan Under Lathe Catches Oil And Chips; Spun Finishes For Lathe Projects; Heavy Arbor Centered Single-Handed; How To Build Small Gem-Cutting Bench Sports - Arrow Gun From Old Paintbrush; Golf Balls Stored In Airtight Can; How To Clean Your Gun; Camera Gun For Fasr-Action Shots Store And Shop - Rack To Carry Garments On Coat Hangers; Magnet Retrieves Hairpins In Beauty Parlor; Books Held At Angle In Window Miscellaneous - Neckties Held On Silent Valet; Sliding Boards Scored Before Sawing; Telescoping Rule For Inside Measurements; Bilge Pump Drains Boat Quickly; Hooks To Hold Bar Stock In View; Producing Microscopic Effects; Removing Bubbles From Varnished Surfaces; Defleaing Your Dog; Rotating Shelves For Small-Parts Jars; Scissors To Cut Deckle Edges; Aquarium Fountain Has No Water Connection; Inserting Extra Pages In Spiral-Bound Books; Vacuum Cups Deaden Vibrations Of Small Motor; Turned Clock Case Has Spun Face; Check Protected Against Altering In Typewriter; Drawing Board Improved By Strip On End; Hugo The Hound Whittled; Flowering Bulbs Grown Successfully Indoors; Warm Hands In Wet Gloves; Hand Pad Used In Carving With Chisels; Jig To Glue Mitered Joints; Wings Add Realism To Bird Cutouts; Concrete Forms Tied Across Top Can't Sag; Connecting Small Rubber Tube To Water Faucet; Glass Jug Protected By Rubber Harness; Scraper On Blowtorch Cleans Knife; Simple Reels Shaped From Heavy Wire; Refrigerating Compressors Started By Using By-Pass; Reducing Noise In Forced-Air Heating Plant; Installing Modern Centrifugal Pump; Bottle Converted Into Glass Funnel; Welding Rods Carried On Torch