When the hand-crank is turned, Santa works out on the parallel bars. Going up and down
millions of chimneys requires some very strong triceps. Though the mechanism is
fairly simple, the figure's articulated joints create a convincing lifelike motion.
This automaton is the first of its kind, and sure to be duplicated by others in years
to come. This is the original, signed by the artist, that was featured in the pages of a
woodworking magazine with nationwide distribution.
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