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  1. Flicker Circuit by Death Lord

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    By using an extension cord as the basis of this project it not only allows you to plug any light into it, but more importantly the extension cord give you the ability to plug two lamps (bulbs) into the cord. I use two 25 watt bulbs (red or red and yellow?) and a 5A fuse. Total construction time...
  2. Lighting: Custom Lighting for Outdoor Signage - How To?

    Halloween Props
    Howdy Folks! This is my first post in what feels like eons (on a new account, no less).... and I'm so glad to see this community is still THRIVING, even during the off-season! I've tasked myself with an elaborate project for next year, and it involves something I have little experience with...
  3. How does everyone protect their extension cords from the rain?

    General Halloween
    This is a really sad post! Due to the extreme wet weather in TX, I have not been able to put up my yard and it is the 26TH!!! :mad::mad::mad: It will be dry for the next few days , so am going to get the yard up over the weekend - HOWEVER there is a chance of Thunder storms on Halloween. How...
  4. Female inline or slide-on plugs for sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Female Inline or Slide-on Plugs for sale: these are brand new vampire female inline plugs for 18awg, SPT-1 wire; standard extension cord wire. Quantity: 100 New they cost $75, I'll sell them for $50. PM me your zip code for a shipping cost These are very convenient to use. Instead of running...
  5. That As Seen on TV Windo Wonderland Projector...

    General Halloween
    ... has dropped to $19.88 at Walmart if anybody is interested. It has 6 Halloween projections. Store pick-up is available to avoid any shipping charges. https://www.walmart.com/ip/As-Seen-on-TV-Window-Wonderland-Christmas-Decoration-Light-Projector/618254614? Our local CBS affiliate tested...
  6. Other: Holy extension cords batman

    Halloween Props
    This year I've done my first large scale yard haunt (it's so much fun to finally put to use all the fx knowledge i've learned from years of trolling this forum)... and I was prepared for the majority of the expenses, but holy extension cords batman. I'm eating Ramen for the rest of the year to...
  7. Lighting: Managing Your Extension Cords

    Halloween Props
    Since many of our halloween props and lighting decor make use of extension cords, I saw this video I thought worth sharing that illustrates how to manage your extension cords for ease of use and to keep them in good condition. I've always been frustrated with mine especially when you're using a...
  8. Pneumatic: air compressor question?

    Halloween Props
    Hi I have a California air tools air compressor they are real quiet a lot more money but worth it I got a new one today on the cord that you plug it in with there was a yellow warning tag saying don't used an extension cord use a air hose instead? I wanted to know instead can I plug it into one...
  9. Mechanical: 12v ac motor

    Halloween Props
    Hello all I have a 12v ac 5rpm motor I need to power. Would I be able to use a spliced cheap extension cord?
  10. Electronic/Software: Indoor/Outdoor extension cords?

    Halloween Props
    Hello fellow haunters As I am sure you all know, this time of year requires many extension cords to keep the frights and scares going. My question is. Is it safe to use an indoor extension cord outside and vice versa? When I look at the gauge, they are exactly the same. They "look" no...
  11. Electronic/Software: Indoor/Outdoor extension cords?

    Halloween Props
    Hello fellow hunters As I am sure you all know, this time of year requires many extension cords to keep the frights and scares going. My question is. Is it safe to use an indoor extension cord outside and vice versa? When I look at the gauge, they are exactly the same. They "look" no different...
  12. Halloween Funds

    General Halloween
    I'm having a hell of a time coming up with funds for Halloween this year. I get 99% of material for free but i was hoping to buy some more tarps and extension cords this year, but 2015 has been an extremely difficult year for us, harder than usual. Anybody else had an harder year than most?
  13. 2 Channel Lightning Setup

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    2 Channel Lightning Setup (SOLD) I am looking to get rid of my lightning kit. I will only sell as a lot. You will need a CD player/amplifier with RCA outputs to make this work. When it is connected and used with the supplied CD, it will create a full 2 channel light/sound show. This was one of...
  14. Trail lighting

    REQUEST FOR TUTURIALS GO HERE
    I am a newbie. I'm doing a haunted trail in the woods in my backyard. It is mostly for younger kids. I would love some suggestions on how to light the path. I don't want too much light so you can see the props before you are supposed to but I would like it to be lit enough so they can see...
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