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Poloron Mechanical Santa

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Not sure if anything like this has ever been posted, but here are the original directions that came with the Poloron Mechanical Santa.  It was too long to fit on 1 scan so I had to divide it up so the whole thing could be seen.

 

Enjoy!

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This is what the santa looks like, there is one on ebay but they are pricey. Not the best pic but only one I have on my phone.

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On 11/8/2017 at 8:02 AM, shane page said:

Yes it is.One santa I redid and I was going to redo the other one but I think Im going to leave that one alone.

It looks like he's missing an arm!

TED

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I actually had one of these a while ago and did not realize how valuable they were. I no longer have it. Either Handy Andy or Forest City (which has since been replaced by Home Depot) had one of these left. Unfortunately, the mechanism was not working, so I got it at half-price.  I bought it and used it for about 3 or 4 years up on my roof, then moved and left it behind. Little did I know they were so valuable!

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18 hours ago, shane page said:

Lol, I have them. 

In that case, I've gotta hand it to you.....  Heh heh...

TED

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15 hours ago, Rotatorman said:

I actually had one of these a while ago and did not realize how valuable they were. I no longer have it. Either Handy Andy or Forest City (which has since been replaced by Home Depot) had one of these left. Unfortunately, the mechanism was not working, so I got it at half-price.  I bought it and used it for about 3 or 4 years up on my roof, then moved and left it behind. Little did I know they were so valuable!

Do you remember around what year you got it?

16 minutes ago, TED said:

In that case, I've gotta hand it to you.....  Heh heh...

TED

Lol.

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If it was during those years then it would have been made by PTN Holiday Innovations.  Poloron stopped producing holiday blow molds by 1978 and Holiday Innovations first made the mechanical Santa and snowman with the Poloron molds in 1989.

Mel

 

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