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  1. Build a pneumatic cob web gun

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This is yet another orphan how-to, unfortunately I never recorded who the original creator of this one was: I saw these web guns for sale on various websites and they aren't that cheap. After reading up on them I figured it was time I made one. I'm going to keep these instruction brief since...
  2. Electronic/Software: How to loop an Aurduino Uno?

    Halloween Props
    Is there a way to have an Uno run in a loop by jumping 2 connections, not by code, much the same way you can with a Picoboo? I'm wanting to run it with relays connected without a PIR and have the sequence run over and over? So basically when power is applied to the UNO it's starts playing the...
  3. High Amp Power Supply Probably In Your Closet

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    ATX computer power supplies are in almost any old desktop computer case you may have sitting in your attic or closet collecting dust. These power supply's have at least 5- 12v, 8-5v and 4-3.3v leads all running with enough amperage to run any motor, arduino, servo or light setup that you have...
  4. Static: Gravedigger Stabalize

    Halloween Props
    Hey guys, I have a pose and stay skeleton still in the box from a few years ago. I may incorporate him into one of my graves I think. i want him holding a shovel with his foot on it as if he was digging it. What is the best way to stabilize him into the ground for this? What have some of you...
  5. Treat Hand-out by Age?

    General Halloween
    Every year, I give away a mix of candy, toys and combination goodie bags. Since I pick up toy deals as I find them, there is a wide variety of types and size. Thus, I am always trying to figure out the best way to hand out the very varied treats. This year, I am thinking of filling several...
  6. Atmosphere Effects: HELP!!! Need some advice on UV Paint, Please and Thank You

    Halloween Props
    I am currently building a prop made from plastic, much of which will be made from that 7mil clear drop cloth plastic that so many of us use to corpse our skeletons. I need a GOOD UV reactive spray paint, preferably in Matte White, but it needs to glow brightly under florescent UV black lights. I...
  7. Static: Coke bottle balustrade...thought someone might find this useful

    Halloween Props
    So I was just skimming thru pintrest and stumbled across this prop...to me its a bit of brilliance and though I don't really have an application for it at this time I thought someone on the forum just might so I wanted to pass it along in case someone might find it helpful. Cheers...
  8. "The Strange Case Of Mr. Cravn" Now Available Online!

    Announcements / Press Releases
    http://www.ghoulishgrinfilms.com/2018/08/the-strange-case-of-mr-cravn-now.html The third original feature from actor/director Jess Solis and the second from Ghoulish Grin Films, "The Strange Case Of Mr. Cravn is now streaming for free on YouTube and for rent or purchase at Vimeo On Demand...
  9. Halloween (1978 original) released in 4K!

    Horror Discussion
    I didn’t see a thread started yet but wanted to let y’all know that halloween is going to be released in October in 4K. I personally hope it’s in Dolby Atmos too but don’t know for sure yet. Anyway can’t wait to purchase it!!!!
  10. Looking for a backup Beating Heart

    Wanted to Buy
    I was lucky enough to pick up one of these this year and like it so much I'd like a backup in case it breaks. Anybody know where to get one? The other ones that are readily available are not as good. http://www.snydercentral.com/halloween/H2017/photos/2017_BeatingHeart.mp4
  11. Meyers NC house owner

    Off-Topic Stuff
    Hope this is ok to post here (if not please feel free to move or remove) Kenny who owns the Meyers House here in NC is looking for a roommate. I thought I would post it here in case anyone is looking.
  12. FS/FT: Vintage MSA Gas Mask and Case (Raleigh, NC)

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    1941 MSA Gas Mask set. Case, Mask, and "tank". The tank has a rust hole. The mask is still in decent shape, though the case has seen its better days. $60. May be interested in full/partial trades for shop tools: drill press, mini metal lathe, mini mill, band saw, etc. Can add cash on my...
  13. Sausalito City Haunt 2016 -- Frankenstein / Mad Scientist

    General Halloween
    Somebody took a lights off version too but I don't have it yet. Posting it here just in case you guys are interested in some of the things I did.
  14. Quick and Easy Way To Make Sound Activated Props Work as Motion Activated

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Extremely Simple PIR Prop Trigger Version 3 About three years ago I posted a tutorial on how I use a PIR driveway alert to trigger props that use a sound sensor for their trigger. That tutorial was very basic and described only using the driveway alert right out of the box to trigger sound...
  15. Pose-N-Stay Skellies at Amazon for $54.40, Free Shipping

    For Sale By Merchants
    https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00JA8GW3C/ref=pd_luc_rh_sbs_01_02_t_img_lh?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1 Just a head's up in case anyone needs a skeleton fix this week...
  16. Sounds Records "Hallowe'en Spooky Sounds" (Sounds EP 501, 1962), "Music for Monsters"

    Halloween Music
    Sounds Records "Hallowe'en Spooky Sounds" (Sounds EP 501, 1962), "Music for Monsters" Sounds Records "Hallowe'en Spooky Sounds" (Sounds EP 501, 1962), "Music for Monsters" (Sounds EP 503, 1962), "Spooky Sounds" (Sounds 1205, 1962) I got these records years ago from Scar Stuff HERE. Since...
  17. Halloween: Edgar Allan Poe's Top 10 Creepiest Tales (Scary Stories)

    Halloween Music
    Halloween: Edgar Allan Poe's Top 10 Creepiest Tales (Scary Stories) DOWNLOAD LINK HERE (INCLUDING IMAGES): https://www.mediafire.com/folder/ov40vdd4yry5w/tencreeptalesedapo Here are 10 of his best works, collected in MP3 format in what is essentially an audiobook. All the stories I've...
  18. Static: Annabelle

    Halloween Props
    LOOK WHAT I HAVE!!!! Still have to make her a Plexiglas case so she dosen't escape...muhahahahaha
  19. Prop Showcase: Small Skeleton Show case with LED's

    Halloween Props
    Just finished an accessory prop from another thrift store find. This is a necklace case that I found for $2. I added LEDS to the lid and wired it to a battery pack on the bottom. I'll probably corpse the skellie inside later. Thoughts, opinions?
  20. Atmosphere Effects: atmosfear fx new dvd shipping

    Halloween Props
    just got a tracking number for the two new dvds. site still says shipping sept. thought I'd post in case anyone was waiting since it appeared it wouldnt ship now anyway.