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  1. my 1st prop build.

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    I got to work on my little friend some more. So heres where its at now. I took the hands and set them into some old plastic bones I have hanging around. Then they got covered with mache aswell. The body is from an old canopy frame. ( A big shout out gos to a storm we had ) My brother...
  2. How I made my Witch library books.

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    They look great. I will have to show my sister this. If you want to ripple the pages try soaking them and letting them dry out. I know it does it to my news paper when it rains
  3. Easiest tombstone that can be made

    Pink foam board is a good start too. And the only tool you really need is a knife. ( mind you others will really help )
  4. my 1st prop build.

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    Ty all for your kind words. And yes its my 1st from strach. I have bought masks and back lite the before, but thats not over hard.
  5. my 1st prop build.

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    This is my 1st try at building a prop from start to finish. Sorry i dont have all the photos. I started with an old plastic skull. I cut the eyes out ( to run the lights ) and opened up the jaw, covered the whole thing in paper mache. I took some eyes out of an old head that didnt work anymore...
  6. Arduino

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    Have any other haunters here used this ? I have been looking around at this and picoboo. I like the looks of the Ardunio due to the fact that you have total controll over it all. but am not sure if it can run air cylenders and such. Any insight would be great.
  7. Beginner's Guide to Props and Pneumatics

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    I get this part, but I was wondering if you use the 2 outputs from the control on 2 different air cylinders ( I will want the body and head of the person moving at different times ) can I splice into the wires before they send power to the solenoid to use on a set of strobes ? I would like to...
  8. Beginner's Guide to Props and Pneumatics

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    Great tutorial ... The wife wants an electric chair for next year and now I know how to hook it all up. Wow been here a year and my 1st post LOL what a creeper I am. P.S. I have a few questions, is it alright to PM you ?