The Boy Mechanic: Best Projects from the Classic Popular Mechanics Series
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The Boy Mechanic: Best Projects from the Classic Popular Mechanics Series

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These vintage craftwork projects date from a simpler time, when people were more likely to make their own amusements rather than buy them. Drawn from Popular Mechanics magazines of the 1940s, The Boy Mechanic features a tremendous variety of well-illustrated projects. They range from the practical to the fanciful, comprising everyday items such as

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These vintage craftwork projects date from a simpler time, when people were more likely to make their own amusements rather than buy them. Drawn from Popular Mechanics magazines of the 1940s, The Boy Mechanic features a tremendous variety of well-illustrated projects. They range from the practical to the fanciful, comprising everyday items such as birdhouses and bean shooters as well as unusual ventures, including ice gliders and magnetic theaters.
Girls, boys, and adults of both genders will appreciate these engaging projects, which require only common tools and inexpensive supplies. Whether used as a manual or simply read for the pleasure of a look back at the good old days, this book promises hours of enjoyment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486452272
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
10/27/2006
Series:
Dover Children's Activity Books Series
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
338,617
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
9 - 14 Years

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The Boy Mechanic: Best Projects from the Classic Popular Mechanics Series 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
grammieNH More than 1 year ago
More complex than I had thought. Probably better for a teen.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
No you are. NERD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ; )
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Boys were tougher tan now.