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  1. Animated Raven Prop w/ How-To Video

    Halloween Props
    Here is our latest DIY & How-To HALLOWEEN prop, The Animated Raven! We have complete instructions on our YouTube channel. If you have any questions, please ask. Thanks for watching.
  2. Mechanical: Levitating Teapot Animated Prop

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    Here is my Animated Levitating Teapot prop ... a real crowd pleaser. Complete step-by-step instructions in the video.
  3. A Little Bit About Me

    Member Introduction
    Hello Halloween Forum Members, Although I signed up last Halloween season, I have really not posted anything till just recently. I started building Halloween props and sets many years ago when I was in Jr. High and long before anything was available for purchase. The end result was that (back...
  4. Mechanical: My Crouching Ghoul - inspired by Beastcraft

    Halloween Props
    I was so impressed with Beastcraft's Crouching Ghoul, I decided to make one of my own with a Walmart skeleton. She's still a long way from finished, but here's what I've got so far. I've seen others attempt one of these, but I was never really impressed with the movement they achieved. After...
  5. Night Frights Ghost Bust for sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    This was gently used one Halloween night. Comes with Ghost Bust, projector with remote, mounting hardware and instruction manual, projection cords and original boxes included. This Ghost Bust comes with "The Halloween Song" here's the link to the site...
  6. Pneumatic: Unit 70 Studios animated Crawler

    Halloween Props
    I got this bad boy from Unit 70 Studios for our yard haunt last year "Sector 767" it stands 10 feet tall and weighs around 275 lbs more or less. Unit 70 creates some awesome props and Hillie and Bo are awesome to deal with. I'm gonna get something a bit bigger from them for our theme this year!
  7. Mechanical: Bring back the gemmy animated crypt keeper prop !

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    Hi,i just joined to ask if anybody believes that this would be a great idea ! I Have been searching for a way to possibly create a petition page of some sort and a group to give Gemmy the idea to bring back the Crypt Keeper Animated prop. Anybody thinking the same ? ;)
  8. Frightprops hypocrisy

    Just had one of my posts deleted for no particular reason. It was an old thread about someone who had their photograph taken and pinned on Pinterest by someone claiming it was their own. I noticed Frightprops chimed in and relayed a story of their own about some guy who was molding and casting...
  9. Mechanical: Animated Cemetery Columns

    Halloween Props
    Hello everyone, I’m new to the forum and need some help. I want to build 2 cemetery columns to go with the fence I built last year. I want to lids of the columns to slowly rise and have a skeleton rise out of the top with its’ head moving side to side. I would also like a light to shine up from...
  10. HELP! Grandin Road 2011 Life Size Animated Ghost

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hi everyone, I recently purchased a used Martha Stewart Life Size Animated Ghost (Originally sold at Grandin Road in 2011) from eBay, and it was missing a very important piece; The instructions. I have been able to pretty much put together the whole lower half just by visualizing what fits...
  11. WITCHTIME Motionette dracula

    Group Buys
    selling my animated monionette dracula this is the ebay link http://www.ebay.com/itm/Halloween-Motionette-Witchtime-Halloween-Creations-Animated-Dracula-Telco-Style-/251281671997?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3a818e073d
  12. Electronic/Software: Hack to convert Spirit footpad trigger to PIR motion sensor for Spirit animated prop.

    Halloween Props
    Hey guys, I'm sure those that have bought anything animated from Spirit may be looking for a more reliable way to trigger their prop than the tiny footpad they offer or the mediocre motion (light) sensor and sound sensor. I myself bought the Jumping Zombie animated prop at the Spirit store the...
  13. Prop Showcase: First animated prop: with with cauldron

    Halloween Props
    We made our first animated haunt! You guys are so motivating!! And we didn't spend more than $40 for the whole thing. Thanks!
  14. Prop Showcase: Mechanics for monster box finished

    Halloween Props
    Hey everyone, just an update on our monster box. We finally got the mechanics working right and now it's just some painting, timing, and finding a werewolf mask (no one seems to sell them in this city lol), and it will be ready for the big night. Post your comments good or bad and let me know...
  15. Mechanical: Haunted Bookshelf by Just Whisper

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    This is a prop I just made for the Technological Terror Challenge on Hauntforum. It is for Casey's haunted bedroom. It is 2 dolls sitting on a bookshelf throwing a ball back and forth. It is not quite finished in this video. I will add more decor to it when I do my haunt set up, and the dolls...
  16. Mechanical: JWs Animated Spider Victim

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    Here is a spider victim I built for my spider display. It is motion activated. It will look much cooler after I get it in the spider web and deck it out a bit. I will post new video after Halloween. But here is a starter video. "][/URL]
  17. Electronic/Software: Michael Myers Animated Prop - New Prop For 2010

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    Michael Myers Animated Prop - New Prop For 2010 Spirit Halloween will be releasing a new exclusive Michael Myers Animated Prop for 2010! Specifications: Spooky arm movement Authentic dressout Halloween theme and sounds/phrases from the movie AC adapter included Push button/motion...
  18. Electronic/Software: A 3-Axis Tribute to CREAM

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    I put this together for the amusement of our visitors to this years party/haunted house. I doubt that Jack Bruce, Pete Brown, Ginger Baker, or Eric Clapton would have seen this coming - even in thier most pharmaceutically induced nightmare.
  19. Hello and HELP from New Hampshire

    Member Introduction
    :confused:Hey all, I'm glad I found this site for dedicated fellow Haunters. i'm new to making animated props and will take any help / advise that's available. What can I do with a 2 horsepower motor to make a prop that can handle the tourque and power???? Obviously "cheap is good but free is...
  20. Haunted Pumpkin Patch

    General Halloween
    For a couple of years I had the idea of a haunted pumpkin patch banging around inside my head. My thought was to have a scene which was primarily a pumpkin patch (kinda like the one Linus sits in every year waiting for the Great Pumpkin), but the pumpkins are "haunted" in various ways. Last year...