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  1. 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: Haunted Scarecrow (Sunstar Industries 2008) Lifesize Grim Reaper (Tailuxe Artware 2008) If you have any of these props and they are in working...
  2. 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...
  3. 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.
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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?
  14. Wanted to Buy
    Currently looking for the animatronic Electrified corpse, needs to be in good shape. Make your offer and if you also have other animatronic you want to sell as well let me know as i would likely be interested in buying more than 1. Thank you!
  15. For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Up for sale is the jigsaw Billy animatronic puppet this is not the trick or treat puppet this is the legitimate prop casted from the original saw 2 puppet this is hand sculpted by mark Anthony comes with certificate of authenticity by the scary closet the eyes and mouth both move as well as the...
  16. For Sale By Merchants
    Hey folks! Long time no post. I've been hard at work on my latest offering for quite a while. It's an animatronic raven that you can build yourself! Check it out in the video below, and head over to ChickenProps.com for the details!
  17. General Halloween
    Is there a 2018 thread yet? If so, it has not been active for a time. Spirit has launched their first 2018 salvo. A Michael Myers animatronic. Don't know how close it is to its predecessor. $260, plus shipping, oversized shipping.
  18. Halloween Props
    So I got this Skeleton fortune Teller from Target for $50 after halloween. orginly $100. He works fine. Only problem is that his volume/on switch wasn't attached. so no matter if i try screwing or glueing it in. it pops out. so i got three questions. Question one: Is their a way to keep the...
  19. Wanted to Buy
    Hi I am looking for the smoldering groundbreaker animatronic from spirit
  20. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hi Everyone - Not an in-depth tutorial but rather a simple How-To for the new Groundbreaker Deluxe Pneumatic Prop. (Probably all that you need for those familiar with the classic casa fear tutorial). This pic below is the Groundbreaker Deluxe which clearly shows the changes and additions: And...
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