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  1. Electronic/Software: Build a Talking Skeleton (Tutorial)

    Halloween Props
    This video shows you how to automate the jaw of a cheap plastic skeleton using a servo and how to add some glowing eyes with a couple of LEDs:
  2. Victorian undertaker

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    decided that this year our yard cemetery would be attended by a somewhat over the top undertaker,, the ball in the walking stick glows with the help of a color-changing LED,, the hat creature will get LED eyes and it has a friend that will be coming over the shoulder of the long frock coat that...

    For Sale By Merchants
    The Blinking Bogeymen sleep during the day and come alive at night!!!! NEW RELEASE FOR HALLOWEEN 2018: The Blinking Bogeymen are 14 pairs of Red LED Lights with a custom made blinking pattern. This is a hard to find product. Due to Customers Demand, the Blinking Bogeymen are designed to look...
  4. EVERYTHING MUST GO Halloween Animatronics

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    With the deadline for my setup of my new Halloween display, I am in need to move out all of the older items, or items that were never used for previous displays. The price of everything are over 75% less than what they go for on eBay or on retail. The conditions, prices, and descriptions, as...
  5. Skeleton door greeter (Sam’s Club)

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Bought last year from Sam’s Club and used for one season. Still in excellent shape and lights are fully functional. Stands about 4’ tall, made of a solid resin, and has lights in his eyes as well as on his body. Asking $60. Pick up only in the Charlotte, NC area.
  6. Old night creatures on sale thru september for $7.99

    For Sale By Merchants
    Old Night Creatures are on sale thru September for $7.99 (shipping not included) on our website only. www.haunthobbyist.com Old Night Creatures are 14 pairs of Red LED Lights with a UNIQUE BLINKING SPEED (2 seconds ON and 2 seconds OFF) which had to be custom made. All 7 Pairs of EYES blink...
  7. Static: Funkin with following eyes?

    Halloween Props
    Is there a way to make a foam pumpkin with eyes that will follow a person when they walk by? Anyone seen something like this? Thanks
  8. Static: leota tombstone from disneystore-- possible mod?

    Halloween Props
    https://www.shopdisney.com/madame-leota-tombstone-decoration-the-haunted-mansion-1481537 I haven't received this yet. I am wondering if anyone here has, to answer a question. what is the face portion made of. I know the stone is styrofoam, but it looks like the face may be plastic. I was...
  9. Sportman's Guide

    General Halloween
    I just recently ordered four 36" wagon wheels for a horse drawn hearse I want to build, they are on clearance for $13.59 each, they also have this motion sensor owl whose eyes lite up and hoots if anyone is interested the owl is $11.89
  10. Idea help with a tombstone or crypt with an eye peering out a crack

    Halloween Props
    I am hoping to get ideas for what might be the best implementation of an eye peering out of a crack in something. I have an 8" digital picture frame that displays a goulish blinking eye with sound perfectly (tried both Hallowindow and FearFX videos). I will mount it inside/behind something. My...
  11. the scary closet blly puppet animatronic

    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...

    For Sale By Merchants
    THESE JUST SOLD OUT!!! THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! New Product Release from Haunt Hobbyist : SMALL NIGHT CREATURES Due to customers demand, we designed this product to look like RODENTS (Bats, Rats, Mice, or Snake eyes). $16.25 (shipping not included) It includes 14 pairs of eyes LED Timer...
  13. HomeDepot 2018

    General Halloween
    Thought I would start a 2018 home depot thread right now they have 9 ft. Standing Skeleton T-Rex Dinosaur on sale for 224.25 https://www.homedepot.com/p/Home-Accents-Holiday-9-ft-Standing-Skeleton-T-Rex-Dinosaur-with-LED-Illuminated-Eyes-7342-99908/301148793 74 in. Halloween Standing...
  14. Post-Halloween Letdown?

    General Halloween
    Is it just me, or do others notice this; you plan and work and focus on October 31st for months. Finally it arrives, you go all out, have a great time, lotsa laughs, then take everything done and stow it away. Then what? I've always felt leone what like a semi-deflated balloon for the first two...
  15. Mechanical: Animated Black Cat Prop

    Halloween Props
    Has anyone made an animated cat prop. I'm looking to make something like Gemmy's Fraidy Cat, but that looks scarier and that doesn't sing a stupid song. I found this pattern to skin the prop. http://dollmaker.nunodoll.com/cat/bicolorcat.html I elongated the body by a few inches, and...
  16. Static: Learned Hard Lesson About Silicone Masks

    Halloween Props
    That lesson is... don't use them! We've been using Brian Penickas's Jeepers Creeper mask that we bought from him seven years ago on our Creeper figure, and it has been awesome. Lots of character, great look, and durable as all get out. This year we decided to use a WFX silicone mask. These look...
  17. Other: AtmosFX Eerie Eyes tricks/tips?

    Halloween Props
    I found these 14 inch globes at a thrift store and downloaded the AtmosFX Eerie Eyes. Anybody have any experience with setting up the Humanoid Single Eye?
  18. Free AtmostFx Eerie Eyes download

    Announcements / Press Releases
    Just saw this article on Cnet and it is legit. I got a free single digital download on the AtmostFx site for the Eerie Eyes: Poltergeist Eyes...
  19. "Glowing Eyes". Worth the Effort?

    Halloween Props
    I'm sure most of you have seen the 'eyes' cut out of TP rolls with a glow stick shoved inside. You know, stick 'me in the hedge.... Ive never tried that, but I'd like to. BUT. It's not like we don't have a bunch of other stuff in the front yard. Fog, tombstones, animatronics as well as statics...
  20. Selling some props

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    All have sold thanks for looking