Three Books CONSUMER GUIDE unbuilt Model Cars, Energy Cost Cutter and Vintage Appliances Repairs
Consumer Guide to model cars including tips on how to get started, plastic and metal models, slot car racing, radio control etc.
There are pages of associations, organizations, publications, distributors and manufacturers lists. (summer 1978).
Several Color and B & W pictures in its 64 pages.
This full sized magazine is in excellent, tight shape: no dog ears, no damage.
You'll enjoy this issue.
One year ealier, in 1977, the buzz word was inflation; not many people knew what it meant just a few years before. The oil embargo has left energy costs soaring (sounds familiar ?); the reign of Disco had just started to decline.
Do you want to know how to insulate your house, maintain your heating system and improve your electric appliances' performance ? This vintage Consumer guide book will help you understand how and why the energy saving trend started some 30 years ago. The tips and teachings will help the do-it-yourselfer cope with the same issues in 2010 !! A directory of manufacturers, some still in business today, is included .
Now, fast rewind to 1952, this Popular Science home appliance fix it 282 page manual (not a magazine is also written to help do-it-yourselfers repair their appliances, large and small. With hundred of illustrations, it is a piece of history as well as a practical reference for repairing and maintaining some vintage collectibles.
Thousands of subjects, tips and brands are covered throughout the 380 pages of these three books. As shown in the pictures, the books are in excellent shape. You'll enjoy them.
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