Effingham, Illinois: Duct Tin Man

Made of HVAC ducts, a Tin Man stands in front of a heating/air conditioning business.
509 S. Willow St., Effingham, IL
Southeast side of town. On the southbound side of Hwy 33/S. Willow St. at its intersection with E. Gordon Ave. The tin man stands up against the outside of the Merz building, to the right of its front door.
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Duct Man.

HVAC Duct Tin Man

The silver guy is standing tall near the front door of Merz Heating and Air Conditioning. He may have gotten a new hat; it's now painted red. His disproportionate shoulders make him look like a lineman for the Chicago Bears -- or maybe he's making a 1990s fashion statement.

[Mike Gassmann, 06/04/2019]

He could also be compared to a grapefruit diet version of Elektro the Robot in Ohio.

Duct Man.

Heating/AC Duct Work Man

Looking much like the Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz movie, this man stands outside the Merz Heating and Air Conditioning business in Effingham.

[Cher, 04/26/2016]

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