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  1. Columns with flickering LED lamps

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    2 Columns with flickering flame LED lamps, stand 65" tall to the top of the lamp. Faux stones attached. Asking $125 for the pair, pickup in Arizona
  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. Lighting: DIY Medievil Sconce

    Halloween Props
    I have always wanted to have "torches" for Halloween that looked like they were from medieval times. Believe me, I have looked but you can't buy them on Amazon. So this year I got enough motivation to try to make one myself. Unfortunately if you google "How to make a medieval sconce" you...
  4. Prop Showcase: Modifying 18" fiberglass skulls from Home Depot

    Halloween Props
    Picked up these last year from HD and was inspired as our house has a cemetery theme. I wanted to mount them on the columns on either side of our front door so I cut the back of the skulls off using a jig saw and then epoxied a piece of wood towards the top to act as a mount. Originally they...
  5. Mechanical: Anyone do a fire breather animatronic?

    Halloween Props
    Browsing for ideas, I came across these DMX flame pots: These would have been great 20 years ago when I was a kid trying to figure out how to make a flaming hellhole in my parent's yard. Like I have previously mentioned, I'm going to run with a circus/sideshow/carnival theme this year...
  6. Flame Effect Lightbulbs- Going fast!

    Halloween Props
    Just ordered two of these babies from Amazon: LED Flame Effect Light Bulb with 3 lighting modes: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07DCNRDTT Promo code: DEALCO15 takes it down to $8. I'm thinking I should have ordered half a dozen - but without knowing how they will perform and getting...
  7. Static: Fire demon gets a tail

    Halloween Props
    Might remember this from an earlier post. Got some time to do a little work on this guy. Some left over drainage pipe,part of a tomato cage ,some chicken wire,plastic and a heat gun. "][/URL] "][/URL] "][/URL] "][/URL] "][/URL] "][/URL] Just thought the tail might look like flame a...
  8. Silk Flame / Foam Embers Hybrid

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This year I saw a large silk flame prop at spirithalloween, and got an idea to use it with the foam insulation coals as one piece. Turned out even better than I thought it would! You will need: 2 or 3 aerosol cans of great-stuff insulation PL premium scrap wood 5M of orange LED strip with...
  9. ReplacementLightBulbs.com

    Merchant Reviews
    I have five flame cauldrons/torches that all take a small orange halogen bulb. (I have one LED lighted cauldron that is quite frankly a dim joke) Years ago these bulbs were rather easy to locate. Well this week I had two of them burn out and I began to search all over the web for replacements...
  10. Prop Showcase: My version of the Technological Tombstone of Terror

    Halloween Props
    Thanks goes to havok1919 for his original design. A couple of changes... Check out the video. JD
  11. Lighting: fake led flame

    Halloween Props
    has anyone bought this from spirithalloween?? http://www.spirithalloween.com/product/flame-light/29445.uts?keyword=led flame&thumbnailIndex=1&Search=Find+It fake flame Item# 01263888 I would like to know the size of the base.. there are no info on the site about size
  12. Lighting: Rust Effect on Fake Cauldrons

    Halloween Props
    I used this painting technique: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-Et19MNKkY to make a rust effect on a fake flame calderon from Spirit Halloween. I'm not sure if I'll do more with this, I'm thinking about putting fine sand on it for texture. Here are the results:
  13. Static: Flame Tombstone Base

    Halloween Props
    To try something different, I wanted to start building tombstones with larger bases, then eventually obelisks and bigger monuments. Last month I finished a large workbench in my garage just for Halloween projects, so I'm finally making some progress. ;) So I came across some styrofoam packing...
  14. Barn Halloween Party

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    So I live on a farm and this year we are going to have the Halloween party in the barn. I did this once before and it turned out great! The only problem is is that i don't want to go with the same decorating as that time. Any ideas? I need help with lighting due to it being a barn i can't have...
  15. Mechanical: Controllers or ?

    Halloween Props
    So I was thinking of having my geyser jr go off at a certain point... maybe after the witch does her speech ? I was thinking of getting the black widow witch. So when she talks about summoning hell then the geyser can go off. Maybe have flame sounds play as well. I'm trying to figure out the...
  16. Static: I want a prop like this but without the flame

    Halloween Props
    I want to put it over my geyser jr. =) The only one I can find is quite pricey and already has a flame... Any suggestions on something I can repurpose or as my husband suggests, build? thanks a lot
  17. Lighting: An idea for your cauldron flame

    Halloween Props
    Here is an idea for your store bought cauldron flame. Have your prop hold it. This is a new build for my garage haunt called "Scare Dare" 2015 (This is the 9th year).
  18. led candle flame

    Halloween Props
    I don't know if anyone has done this, but I'm sure I have not seen it here. so just to give you a idea about you led candles I used a bit of clear cyclone on them making a flame look my pics don't show it but it cast a nice light I will try to post one when it get a bit darker
  19. Moving Flame Candles

    Off-Topic Stuff
    There have been several forum threads on the moving flame battery-operated candles that are popular here with members, albeit more expensive than the simple flickering LED versions. If you aren't familiar with the moving flame technology basically the flame is lit from below and rocks back in...
  20. Carnival Fire-Swallower Prop Head

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I've been working to put together a Fire-Swallower Side Show act for an upcoming Carnival haunt theme. I don't have the whole prop put together yet but here's how I'm achieving the head for him. Someone asked about something like this on one of the forum threads so thought I would share my...