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  1. MY life size music box dancers

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    So several years ago my wife had the idea of having Fred Astair and Ginger Rogers in our display (both skeletons). Like most props I make it is my wifes idea that i make become reality. So here it is. Stared out with an octagonal frame that is 47.5" from point to point. Bottom layer...
  2. Best method to decorate walls with paper cutouts/die cuts?

    General Halloween
    Just ordered the Peanuts cutouts from Oriental Trading. What is the best way to hang them on walls? Hole punch the center and hang on a nail? Hole punch and put a ribbon through? Grommet? My mom would always tape hers up, but they would often fall down, and the tape takes some of the color off...
  3. Coffin Coronary - by Death Lord

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    ​Partsman's Note: Here's another how-to from Death Lord enjoy There are lots of places to find how to make a toe pincher casket on the internet, but I couldn't find a single place on building authentic coffins. Above you can see that we have used the dimensions of an actual casket to place our...
  4. Static: Morgue

    Halloween Props
    This is my big build for this year. Its a modular design six drawer morgue featuring overhead lighting (the center light flickers) clock, pressure gage, tempt gage, power buttons & water pipe.
  5. Static: Life-size character prop stands

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone know where I can buy prop stands? I’m having a hard time finding any online. I am referring to the tree stand type of prop indicated in the picture below. I bought a prop and it was missing the center piece that connects all of the feet together. I suppose if there are other types of...
  6. Electronic/Software: First Year Noob, Help with Automation

    Halloween Props
    First year setup and got a few Witches/Skeletons that Talk/Move and have a try me button. I also have a couple hanging items and Walkway Bones that flicker and make sound. The problem I'm trying to figure out is how to wire everything when my landscape has a walkway up the Center splitting the...
  7. Frank N Stein, MD Brain Research Center - Open for Business 2015

    General Halloween
    Hi guys. Had a great time planning the Brain Research Center this year. We had 200 or more Patients come into the Center this year, with about 90 volunteering to be part of the Gorilla Brain Wave Transfer Experiment. A huge success with kid and parent alike. The Transmitter works with two...
  8. Electronic/Software: monster guts nerve center

    Halloween Props
    I have a monster guts nerve center. Does anyone have the instructions for these? There used to be a video somewhere online also but I cant seem to find it now.
  9. Looking to Buy Grandin Road Spider Woman

    Wanted to Buy
    Hey, I'm looking to buy this figure again as my current one died (RIP). She is the center piece of one of my displays so I am desperately looking to find another to buy.
  10. Electronic/Software: Monster guts nerve center

    Halloween Props
    I acquired a nerve center controller but it is missing the terminal block for hooking the wires up. Does anyone know where I can get one that would fit. electronics are not my specialty.
  11. Funny TOT count story

    General Halloween
    So Mom (83) is in a Care Center, recovering from a UTI, which causes some confusion. At Thanksgiving, my Aunt approaches me, " I know you get a lot of kids for Halloween, but your Mom said you had over 300, she must have gotten that wrong!", No Auntie, that she got right, 375 full size candy...
  12. NEW Beams!

    For Sale By Merchants
    Our NEW plastic beams make it easy to create custom links and connectors! They have #6 thru-holes that are spaced to be compatible with the 0.770” hub pattern found throughout our product line. Length is calculated from center hole on one end, to center hole on the other end. Beams are 1/8”...
  13. Electronic/Software: Need Help with Monster Guts Nerve Center

    Halloween Props
    I'm needing some help getting my Nerve Center to run continuously. It's worked in the past but now not so much. I have a wire jumping the trigger terminals. The trigger light comes on but the prop doesn't fire until I pull the wire OUT. It doesn't seem to matter if I have the trigger set for NC...
  14. Electronic/Software: Monster guts nerve center with 240v pir ?

    Halloween Props
    I have a monster guts nerve center and would like to use a 240v pir as a trigger. I just want to know if it will be safe to do, i don't want the nerve center blowing up on me or something like that. Thanks Phil :D
  15. Electronic/Software: How do i wire this pir ?

    Halloween Props
    ]I bought this pir motion sensor to use as a trigger with my nerve center there are 3 wires to connect to, Red,blue and brown My question is how would i wire the pir to the nerve center ? Thanks phil :D
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