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  1. Anyone with an electrified maniac?!?!

    Wanted to Buy
    Does anyone have an electrified maniac they want to sell ??!! My son is autistic and OBSESSED with spirit Halloween and animatronics he asked for Experimental Eddie and Electrified Maniac specifically for Christmas and I was able to find Experimental Eddie but no luck on the other , I have...
  2. Dead End Yard Haunt 2019

    General Halloween
    This year our town moved Halloween to Wednesday October 30th because of the intense rain that came on halloween. This is the video from that night. Too bad our mayor announced it at 2 pm that day... not a huge turnout but the familiar faces came by. Fun fact: today the winds came and my shack...
  3. 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.
  4. Zombie Animatronics for sale - Charlotte, NC

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I’d prefer local pickup, however if you’re willing to pay the shipping, I can do that. Holiday Living animated zombie, sold by Lowe’s last year — asking $100...
  5. 7’ Towering Chained Ghost Animatronic by Spirit Halloween

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I’m parting with a few of my props because I’ve simply just run out of space. This guy was sold last year at Spirit and was originally $200. Asking $120. If you’re in the Charlotte, NC area you can pick up for free, but if you’re willing to pay the shipping on it, I can do that as well, although...
  6. Electronic/Software: animatronic automaton software

    Halloween Props
    Hi, I was wondering if there are more modern :D and maybe even open source software that is doing automation like "Visual Show Automation (VSA)" Regards, /Johan
  7. Wanted: 2006, 2008, and 2009 Spirit Halloween Props

    Wanted to Buy
    Hi everyone, I am searching for some specific animated props sold at Spirit Halloween a while ago. The props I am looking for are as follows: Leatherface Animatronic (Gemmy Industries 2006) Zombie Cowboy (Tailuxe Artware 2008) Haunted Scarecrow (Sunstar Industries 2008) Undead Lab Technician...
  8. 5ft wide Animated Shaking Skeleton Spider

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have a giant Home Depot Halloween 2017 5ft wide Animated Shaking Skeleton Spider that I am looking to sell. The spider's entire body glows white and the all of his eyes illuminate red. The spider shakes and thrashes and makes spider noises amongst other spooky sound effects. The spring-loaded...
  9. Hello Fellow Haunters!

    Member Introduction
    Hi, I'd like to introduce myself. My name is Cole. I collect animatronic props from Gemmy Industries & Spirit Halloween as well as build my own with wiper motors and PVC! I joined to meet some new friends and share my projects and ideas.
  10. Talking Skull Project on the Cheap Pt. 2

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    OK here is the promised tutorial on the cheap talking skull build. I'm trying to create a talking skull, that will react to any audio file you run through it, for less than $30... The first step was to cut the skull in a way to get access to the inside in a way that viewers couldn't see the...
  11. Animatronic Eye Mechanism

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hi all, longtime haunter first time post: This is a quick eye movement test I did of some eyes I made (these were a junk pair that I had used for a sculpting blank). The actual mechanism is made from 2 old servos, some baling wire and a home depot paint stick. It is just a test but as you see I...
  12. Halloween Props and animatronic hunt

    General Halloween
    I went to spirit halloween, home depot and a few other stores on november 1 but there was nothing left interesting. Any good deals going year around ? I heard about a sale at Spirit halloween around june-july when they release their new animatronics ? I would love to buy some new props and...
  13. Pneumatic: Creepy Clown Prop Animatronic

    Halloween Props
    Just finished building my 9th animatronic prop. I started building props nine years ago and have done one every year since. This year's prop is called Creepy Clown. Hope you like it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_85QAC4mVQ
  14. Hello from sunny Central Florida

    Member Introduction
    Yes hello, from the mouse house (Disney for non-locals) area. Been on here for a while, in ghost lurker mode, absorbing all the great information. I came here specifically looking for skeleton animatronic info and got hooked on everything else. I like to tinker and build stuff so.... hold on...
  15. Animatronics for sale Charlotte NC

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have tons of animatronics for sale located outside of Charlotte NC looking to sale all together $5,000 Uncle Charlie Regan rising Reagan standing Demonica both years Timmy tumbles Static props farmer and wife Zombie pop up toilet Twitching Banshee Harvester Deadwood Limb eating Cerberus...
  16. Donna The Dead animatronic

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Rare 2006/07 animatronic figure. Still works, has original cord and box (but lost the outside graphic). Moves, but some sort of balance issue with the swaying body action. The belt that operates the action is still there and working when I filmed the vid, just had to hold her hand to get her to...
  17. Mechanical: Fake flesh/skin

    Halloween Props
    Hi all. Just picked up the used animatronic shown in the picture. I wanted to make it appear as if the baby's throat was ripped open (where it is already torn and paint peeling off). I also wanted to add some flesh hanging from lady's mouth to make it look as if she was the one who had...
  18. NEW Worm Gears!

    For Sale By Merchants
    Take advantage of the compact 27:1 gear reduction these Worm Gear Sets provide. Increase durability, help eliminate backdriving, and increase torque with these sets in your builds! Available in both 1/4" D-Bore Worm Gear and 6mm D-Bore - 1/4" Round Bore Worm Gear...
  19. 9V 2500mA DC Adapter

    Wanted to Buy
    I am in search of a 9V 2500mA DC adapter for the Dead Eye Drake animatronic from Gemmy Industries. It does not need to be the exact same adapter, and it also does not have to have the exact 2500mA it states. I just need a similar voltage to operate him. If anyone has a spare, or a link to...
  20. Pneumatic: Poison props

    Halloween Props
    Been thinking about buying a poison props animatronic this year lol tough choice they have a wide selections Im liking the nun prop or pennywise one which one do you guys think is the scariest?
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