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VIDEOS of 20' Santa and Snowman

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Tthose things are ridiculous! I've gotten away from inflatables in the last couple years, but I may have to try and work the frosty into my budget for next year. Love them! I wish you would have had a person in the video so we could get a true perspective on just how massive they truly are. If you shoot another video with a person in it, be sure to post it!

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Is the fan on yours a 12 volt one? I've seen some on ebay that all say they've got 12V blowers. How do the lights look in yours? The ebay ones also say they're equipped with 6 minis in them and I can't imagine them being all that bright... Thanks!

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Is the fan on yours a 12 volt one? I've seen some on ebay that all say they've got 12V blowers. How do the lights look in yours? The ebay ones also say they're equipped with 6 minis in them and I can't imagine them being all that bright... Thanks!

I got mine from www.yardinflatables.com. He had the company put a good 120V motor on his. Not the computer fan that most have on them. Also the lights are leds.

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I got mine from www.yardinflatables.com. He had the company put a good 120V motor on his. Not the computer fan that most have on them. Also the lights are leds.

Oh, ok. Yeah, I don't see a little computer fan doing the greatest job with a 20' snowman. Does anyone have one that still uses the original fan that can report on how well it keeps it inflated?

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Oh, ok. Yeah, I don't see a little computer fan doing the greatest job with a 20' snowman. Does anyone have one that still uses the original fan that can report on how well it keeps it inflated?

I had a 11' bear with same fan that is on the snowman. It will still inflat good but take longer to get inflated. But it will not last the whole season without stopping. You would have to go out and hit the fan to get it going. Then about 4 times of that it will not work again. No it was not just one motor like that I had 4 different ones. All the same thing. That is why bob had the company change his or he would not buy them to have all that trouble. The 4 I have has been changed to the other fan now and are still working good. I just put 100 mimis in each of them. Hope this helps.

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Can you order just the fans from yardinflatables? We have a store around here that sells the Santa & Snowman and I wouldn't have to pay for shipping for the inflatable that way, just for the fan.

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Got my 18' Santa from ebay and you are correct. Not very bright. So here is a daylight pic. I will need to upgrade him I guess.

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Is the fan on yours a 12 volt one? I've seen some on ebay that all say they've got 12V blowers. How do the lights look in yours? The ebay ones also say they're equipped with 6 minis in them and I can't imagine them being all that bright... Thanks!

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This is my snowman. He came with seven C7s strung down the middle. I actually don't really need the floodlights on him, but I haven't gotten around to rewiring the internal lights for LOR yet, and I just like the way the floods look on him anyway. :)

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